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News and opinion on local businesses and economics.
Is Target's Gun Policy #OffTarget?

Is Target's Gun Policy #OffTarget?

The Minneapolis-based retailer is being asked to ban open carry of guns in its stores after photos were posted showing people carrying them inside Texas locations.
Create My Print Expands from Eagan to Burnsville

Create My Print Expands from Eagan to Burnsville

Eagan resident Amanda Patterson is holding an open house at her new location on the first year anniversary of her business.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Unisys is Hiring in Eagan: Job Search

Unisys is Hiring in Eagan: Job Search

Unisys has six positions available in Eagan, including a student internship in the business development department.
Festival’s Name Called Vulgar and Hundreds Laid Off from Top Minnesota Company: Business Roundup

Festival’s Name Called Vulgar and Hundreds Laid Off from Top Minnesota Company: Business Roundup

The top business stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities this week include more stores coming to a mall and the sale of an LA Fitness building.
Eagan Outlet Mall Continues to Gain More Stores

Eagan Outlet Mall Continues to Gain More Stores

Paragon Outlet Partners says Eagan's new outlet mall is now 90 percent committed.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
Target Lays Off 475

Target Lays Off 475

The company is also leaving 700 open positions unfilled.
Cupcake's The Mason Jar Celebrates Its Grand Opening in Eagan

Cupcake's The Mason Jar Celebrates Its Grand Opening in Eagan

Pancakes, cocktails and raffle prizes are all part of the grand opening event on Sunday.
Dakota County Hiring Librarian in Eagan: Job Search

Dakota County Hiring Librarian in Eagan: Job Search

Other Eagan area jobs include, a summer finance intern at Lifetouch National School Studios and a sales and marketing coordinator at Dart Transit Company.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
Avionte Staffing Software in Eagan Joins with Serent Capital

Avionte Staffing Software in Eagan Joins with Serent Capital

Avionté had a company software user base of 7,000 by the end of 2013.
Two Businesses Leaving Mall and Donut Company Possibly Moving Into Twin Cities: Business Roundup

Two Businesses Leaving Mall and Donut Company Possibly Moving Into Twin Cities: Business Roundup

The top business stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities include a new prototype for a bagel business and Chuck E. Cheese’s changes hands.
Equity Firm Buys Chuck E. Cheese's for $1.3B

Equity Firm Buys Chuck E. Cheese's for $1.3B

Chuck E. Cheese's has 7 locations in Minnesota.