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Project Management: Utilize Free Resources, Drop Expensive Software

Why the RBDC stopped paying for project management software The Research and Business Development Center (RBDC) stopped paying for project management software because it was clunky and did not integrate well with other applications, but most importantly, it was not intuitive for our workforce. As a result, our primary workforce of short-term, millennial interns, did […]

Startup Academy Graduate: Taking on Domestic Violence

Who is Taking on Domestic Violence? Taking on Domestic Violence recently completed the Research and Business Development Center’s (RBDC) 13-week Startup Academy program. Taking on Domestic Violence, which placed third at the Rexburg Business Competition, is a non-profit with the goal to stop domestic violence before it starts. Their message targets youth, teaching them indicators of […]

When our Logo was an Acorn

Flashback to fall 2006, where what would become the Research and Business Development Center (RBDC) was the Eastern Idaho Entrepreneurial Center (EIEC), which would later be coined the E  Center. We had 7 interns, no previous projects, and a mission to improve the economy in Eastern Idaho. Our logo also had an acorn then that […]