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Dec 15, 20208 Tips to Write a Winning Grant Proposal

By:  Dianne Lehm | Director of Community Development   Writing a grant proposal is much like writing a term paper for school.  Each funder will have a set of guidelines to follow.  Responses may only be a couple of pages, but others will require 40 pages or more of narrative on the project. Tip 1: more

Nov 19, 2020Recruiter Toolkit

Are you looking for tools to attract talent into your organization in Billings? Recruiting great talent to join your organization is one of the most important challenges you have. BillingsWorks (powered by Big Sky Economic Development) is here to help. We have created a Recruiter Toolkit full of additional resources that you can utilize to more

Nov 30, 2020Featured: Jacob Troyer, Founder of PageLess

Featured: Billings Founder, Jacob Troyer, easing the common student struggle of finding and purchasing textbooks, e-books, and access codes. Read more about Jacob & PageLess below! | Jacob started his entrepreneurial journey while he was still a student at Rocky Mountain College and working at the library on campus. Jacob had identified that the financial more

Nov 13, 2020Best Practices for Hiring Veterans Workshop Recap

Thanks so much for attending our virtual workshop this morning. I hope the content delivered by our amazing panelists was as valuable. In this challenging time, the effort we all put in toward making our Montana communities “Veteran Ready” will pay off in spades with more veterans and military spouses leading our state’s recovery! Full Video more

Oct 26, 2020Where’s Winston?

Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses and communities across the country. Founded by American Express in 2010, this day is celebrated each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year, we want to celebrate our small businesses throughout the month of November! Better Off in Billings, in partnership with ZooMT and other local businesses is more

Oct 22, 20202020 Annual Meeting Recap

Build Beyond…  Watch it HERE! Keynote Address: Click HERE to watch! 2020 Annual Report Access the report! Annual Meeting Video 10.22.2020 Incase you missed! Access the full Annual Meeting HERE!