Emily Cassulo

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Video: Locals Learn How to Become Entrepreneurs

OXFORD, Miss. (WCBI) — Some North Mississippi residents are taking the first steps to starting their own businesses.

They were able to do that in the city of Oxford’s first ever Start-up Weekend. It’s an event for entrepreneurs.

They started brainstorming ideas and business plans Friday night.

Throughout the weekend, participants collaborated with each other and developed professional contacts.

Teams also listened to industry leaders and got feedback from fellow entrepreneurs.