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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Employee v. Independent Contractor – National Small Business Week Webcast 10:00 am
Employee v. Independent Contractor – National Small Business Week Webcast
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Presented by the Internal Revenue Service, the FREE National Small Business Week Webcasts for Small Business and Industry offer insight on the differences between hiring an employee and an independent contractor mean for your small[...]
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Pay Now? Pay Later? Can’t Pay? – National Small Business Week Webcast 10:00 am
Pay Now? Pay Later? Can’t Pay? – National Small Business Week Webcast
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Presented by the Internal Revenue Service, the FREE National Small Business Week Webcasts for Small Business and Industry offer insight on payment options when it comes to your small business expenses. Register for the 10[...]
Gravitate Coworking Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm
Gravitate Coworking Lunch & Learn @ Gravitate Coworking (Valley Junction)
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us at Gravitate Valley Junction for a FREE lunch and learn about the Federal SBIR/STTR programs that award over $2.6 billion dollars in high risk R&D funding annually to qualified small businesses. This lunch[...]
Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
Start Smart Workshop @ NIACC Pappajohn Center
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a free two hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding their current business. Participants will learn how to create a business plan, do market research, consider[...]
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Small Business Resources – National Small Business Week Webcast 10:00 am
Small Business Resources – National Small Business Week Webcast
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Presented by the Internal Revenue Service, the FREE National Small Business Week Webcasts for Small Business and Industry offer insight on which resources are readily available for starting a small business or driving forward an[...]
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Pay Check Check-Up – National Small Business Week Webcast 10:00 am
Pay Check Check-Up – National Small Business Week Webcast
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Presented by the Internal Revenue Service, the FREE National Small Business Week Webcasts for Small Business and Industry offer insight on how to better monitor and manage you small business payroll. Register for the 10[...]
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Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial 1:00 pm
Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial @ Iowa Central East Campus
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you are a new user of QuickBooks Pro or Premier this hands-on training is for you! Learn how to set up a company, customer and vendor files, and chart of accounts.  You’ll also learn[...]
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Boots to Business Webinars: Pricing Strategies for Small Business 11:00 am
Boots to Business Webinars: Pricing Strategies for Small Business
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Center: Veterans Business Resource Center Program Format: Webinar Training Topics: Cash Flow Management Description: 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[...]
Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial 1:00 pm
Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial @ Iowa Central East Campus
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you are a new user of QuickBooks Pro or Premier this hands-on training is for you! Learn how to set up a company, customer and vendor files, and chart of accounts.  You’ll also learn[...]
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Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial 1:00 pm
Quickbooks Pro II Tutorial @ Iowa Central East Campus
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you are a new user of QuickBooks Pro or Premier this hands-on training is for you! Learn how to set up a company, customer and vendor files, and chart of accounts.  You’ll also learn[...]
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Aspirant Series: Entrepreneurial Leadership Event 7:30 am
Aspirant Series: Entrepreneurial Leadership Event @ Drake University
May 16 @ 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Iowa Center for Economic Success Introduces Aspirant Series This May 16th, an Entrepreneurial Leadership Event will be hosted by the Iowa Women’s Business Center.  This is an amazing opportunity to turn your ideas and[...]
Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
Start Smart Workshop @ NIACC Pappajohn Center
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a free two hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding their current business. Participants will learn how to create a business plan, do market research, consider[...]
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TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Mason City Brewing
May 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TechBrews are networking events designed to bring together entrepreneurs, technologists, business people and investors. It is in partnership with the North Iowa Corridor and NIACC Pappajohn Center. To Register, please call (641) 422-4111 or email[...]
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North Iowa Social Media Breakfast Club 8:30 am
North Iowa Social Media Breakfast Club @ Iowa Workforce Development Center
May 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Join the North Iowa Social Media Breakfast Club for breakfast and networking with local social media influencers and enthusiasts.
Top Five for Small Business: Things for Your Website and Changes to Consider on a Yearly Basis 11:30 am
Top Five for Small Business: Things for Your Website and Changes to Consider on a Yearly Basis @ Greater Des Moines Partnership
May 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
The Partnership is proud to present a new series focused on issues small businesses face daily. This Top Five series will feature experts in human resources, marketing, accounting, IT and others. They will introduce five things[...]
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