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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Smart Start Workshop 6:00 pm
Smart Start Workshop @ North Iowa Area Community College, PC 117
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a two-hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding a business. Attendees will learn how to create a business plan, do market research, consider different types of[...]
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Open Enrollment for Venture School 8:00 am
Open Enrollment for Venture School @ Various locations
Aug 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Enrollment opens August 4th and runs through Sept. 18th.  For more details, visit website below. Visit www.venture-school.com and enroll now! Join the ranks of over 230 startups that have participated in Venture School, the state[...]
First Friday Event: Vanessa McNeal 12:00 pm
First Friday Event: Vanessa McNeal @ Gravitate Valley Junction
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
To Register for this event, click HERE. This First Friday event features Vanessa McNeal, MSW, of McNeal Media. Vanessa is an accomplished and acknowledged public speaker and storyteller. Through her work in speaking and film[...]
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Social Media Breakfast 8:00 am
Social Media Breakfast @ Northwood Chamber of Commerce
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Join the social Media Breakfast Club in Mason City to make some business and social connections through sharing stories and discussion about the influence of social media!  Registration not required.  
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 12:00 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ BioVentures Center, Multipurpose Room
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, click HERE.  WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in[...]
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Social Media Breakfast 8:00 am
Social Media Breakfast @ Center I
Aug 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Join the social Media Breakfast Club in Mason City to make some business and social connections through sharing stories and discussion about the influence of social media! Registration not required.  
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Data Analytics for Small Businesses: Getting Started 9:00 am
Data Analytics for Small Businesses: Getting Started @ NICC Town Clock Business Center
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
To Register, click HERE or call 563-557-8271, Ext. 380 and register for Workshop #56757. You know the importance of using data analytics to guide business decisions, but how do you get started if you haven’t[...]
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TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Lake Time Brewery, Ste C
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TechBrews are networking events designed to bring together entrepreneurs, technologists, business people and investors. It is presented by the Technology Association of Iowa in partnership with the North Iowa Corridor and NIACC’s John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.[...]
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Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 5:30 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ Robert W. Barlow Library
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, email chamber@iowafallschamber.com or call 641-648-5549.  WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps[...]
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 5:30 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ Robert W. Barlow Library
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is preferred because space is limited.  To Register, email chamber@iowafallschamber.com or call 641-648-5549.   Light refreshments will be served. WHY[...]
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Understanding S Corporations Part 1: Overview and Election 10:00 am
Understanding S Corporations Part 1: Overview and Election @ Online webinar
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
To Register for this Free Webinar, Click HERE. There is a Closed Captioning Session later today at 1:00 pm. Go back to the calendar and click on it to register.  A webinar on the 2nd[...]
Understanding S Corporations Part 1: Overview and Election (Closed Captioning) 1:00 pm
Understanding S Corporations Part 1: Overview and Election (Closed Captioning) @ Online Webinar
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
To Register for this Free Webinar, Click HERE. A webinar on the 2nd half of this subject is being held on Sept. 7th.  This webinar will provide an overview of: Definition of an S corporation and[...]
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Is Franchising a Good Fit for You? 7:30 am
Is Franchising a Good Fit for You? @ Iowa Center's Women's Business Center
Aug 22 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 7:30am to 8:30am Hosted by The Iowa Center’s Women’s Business Center 8345 University Blvd, Suite F Clive, Iowa 50325 In this hour long session, we’ll discuss the opportunities and risks related[...]
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Social Media Breakfast 8:00 am
Social Media Breakfast @ First Citizens National Bank
Aug 23 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Join the social Media Breakfast Club in Mason City to make some business and social connections through sharing stories and discussion about the influence of social media! Registration not required.  
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 9:30 am
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ SCIT Theatre
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, Click HERE. WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in[...]
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 3:00 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ Osceola Chamber/Main Street/Clarke County Development Office
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, click HERE. WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in[...]
Smart Start Workshop 6:00 pm
Smart Start Workshop @ North Iowa Area Community College, PC 117
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Start Smart is a two-hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business or expanding a business. Attendees will learn how to create a business plan, do market research, consider different types of[...]
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4:30 pm
@ The Iowa Center
Aug 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
How to Think About Money Led by Financial and Investment Advisor, Jann Howell Join Iowa Center for Economic Success and financial educator and investment advisor Jann Howell on August 29th from 4:30 pm to 5:30[...]
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Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 12:00 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ Corning Public Library, East Room
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, click HERE. WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in[...]
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google 3:00 pm
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map – with Google @ Southwestern Community College, Performing Arts Center/YMCA Room
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required because space is limited.  To Register, click HERE. WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in[...]
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