This is our statewide listing of workshop events. If you click on the workshop events listed below on the calendar, more information and registration instructions will pop up.

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FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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SBA and Iowa Small Business: Government Contracting Opportunities 10:30 am
SBA and Iowa Small Business: Government Contracting Opportunities @ America's SBDC Iowa WITCC
Nov 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
SBA and Iowa Small Business Government Contracting Opportunities   When:       November 3, 2017 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.   Where:      America’s SBDC Iowa Western Iowa Tech Community College 4647 Stone Avenue Sioux City,[...]
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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Smart Start Workshop
Smart Start Workshop @ Gerdin Business Building, Room 2127
Nov 4 all-day
Smart Start Workshop @ Gerdin Business Building, Room 2127
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FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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SBA Veterans Webinar Series 11:00 am
SBA Veterans Webinar Series
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Iowa District Office and the Veterans Business Outreach Center announce a monthly Small Business Bootcamp webinar series for veterans, National Guard members, Reservists and their spouses to help start,[...]
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
NIACC Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
NIACC Start Smart Workshop @ North Iowa Area Community College
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a two-hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding your business.  You will learn to create a business plan, do market research, evaluate demand and business strength,[...]
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Data Analytics for Small Businesses: Getting Started 9:00 am
Data Analytics for Small Businesses: Getting Started @ Manchester Regional Education Partnership
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
To Register, click HERE or call 563-557-8271, Ext. 380 and register for Workshop #56760.. You know the importance of using data analytics to guide business decisions, but how do you get started if you haven’t[...]
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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Small Business Success Summit 8:00 am
Small Business Success Summit @ FFA Enrichment Center
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  SMALL BUSINESS SUCCESS SUMMIT COMING THIS NOVEMBER Event aims to inform, educate and inspire business owners   GREATER DES MOINES, IA (Aug. 25, 2017) – The Greater Des Moines Partnership is hosting the inaugural[...]
Small Business Success Summit 2017 8:00 am
Small Business Success Summit 2017 @ FFA Enrichment Center at DMACC
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Small Business Success Summit 2017 @ FFA Enrichment Center at DMACC
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
DreamBuilder Accelerated 5:00 pm
DreamBuilder Accelerated @ The Iowa Center
Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
DREAMBUILDER ACCELERATED The business plan. Writing one can be intimidating. You’re juggling market research with competitor analysis, financial projections with marketing strategies. Let The Iowa Center help you navigate it all. DreamBuilder Accelerated takes The Iowa[...]
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CHAOS Webinar 12:00 pm
CHAOS Webinar @ Webinar
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CHAOS Webinar @ Webinar
Won’t it just turn into Chaos? Who’s in charge now? Join us for a webinar to address how things get done today Being open to new people and new ideas can feel like total chaos![...]
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
The SafeFood Series 5:00 pm
The SafeFood Series @ Iowa Women's Business Center
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Starting or own a restaurant?   The SafeFood Series   Led by Dr. Catherine Strohbehn of Iowa State University Join us for the SafeFood series, three sessions covering fundamental food safety information for restaurant and[...]
NIACC Social Media Breakfast 8:00 pm
NIACC Social Media Breakfast @ Chamber of Commerce
Nov 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
 
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NIACC Social Media Breakfast 8:00 am
NIACC Social Media Breakfast @ Center 1
Nov 15 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Boots to Business: Reboot 8:30 am
Boots to Business: Reboot @ Iowa State University Memorial Union, Cardinal Room
Nov 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
 Boots to Business: Reboot Classes For more information, click here The SBA also announced its schedule for the Boots to Business: Reboot classes for FY 2018. The free one-day training session introduces veterans to the[...]
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman 12:00 pm
FocusME Series: Led by Alicia Newman @ The Iowa Center
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us this fall for FocusME! Led by Alicia Newman, this group will meet over the lunch hour from noon to 1:30pm each day at The Iowa Center. FocusME provides a space for entrepreneurial-minded women to[...]
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TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Mason City Brewing
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TechBrews are networking events designed to bring together entrepreneurs, technologists, business people and investors. TechBrew North Iowa will be held the 3rd Tuesday of each month and are sponsored by the Technology Association of Iowa,[...]
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NIACC Social Media Breakfast 8:30 am
NIACC Social Media Breakfast @ First Citizens Bank
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
 
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ISU Women in Ag Leadership Conference 8:30 am
ISU Women in Ag Leadership Conference @ Scheman Building
Nov 28 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Whether you want to be an active leader within your farm family, create the agribusiness career path of your dreams, or influence local agricultural boards and committees, this conference will have something for you. The[...]
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Top Five For Small Business – Things to Know About Finding Your Sweet Spot Customer 11:30 am
Top Five For Small Business – Things to Know About Finding Your Sweet Spot Customer @ Greater Des Moines Partnership
Nov 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Top Five From Small Business – Things to Know About Finding Your Sweet Spot Customer Your Sweet Spot is where your target customers’ needs fit with what’s special about your product or service. So many sales[...]
Top Five for Small Business Series: Connie Anderson 11:30 am
Top Five for Small Business Series: Connie Anderson @ Greater Des Moines Partnership
Nov 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
CONNIE ANDERSON TO PRESENT AT TOP FIVE FOR SMALL BUSINESS SERIES ON NOV. 29 Anderson, Co-founder at visionDNA, will present on the “Top Five Things to Know About Finding Your Sweet Spot Customer” GREATER DES[...]
NIACC Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
NIACC Start Smart Workshop @ North Iowa Area Community College
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a two-hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding your business.  You will learn to create a business plan, do market research, evaluate demand and business strength,[...]
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Get Your Business Online with Google 9:00 am
Get Your Business Online with Google @ Grand River Center
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Google Experts in Dubuque to learn how you can leverage digital tools to grow your business online.  They will share how you can easily add or update your info on Google Search and Maps,[...]