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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IRS TAX TOOLS: Planning for Disaster “Making Sure You’re Ready” 10:00 am
IRS TAX TOOLS: Planning for Disaster “Making Sure You’re Ready” @ Online Webcast
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:10 am
The IRS is presenting a 5 part FREE series of 10 minute webcasts created to show small business owners how they can be prepared and act in disaster situations with some key tax tools. Please register by[...]
Tricia Rivas to Speak at First Friday Series 11:30 am
Tricia Rivas to Speak at First Friday Series @ The Greater Des Moines Partnership
Sep 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Iowa Center for Economic Success’ Women’s Business Center and the Greater Des Moines Partnership will host their next First Friday Series event of 2017 on Sept. 1 at The Greater Des Moines Partnership. The event[...]
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Lunch & Learn Webinar: Master Franchising – The “C-Suite” of Franchising 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn Webinar: Master Franchising – The “C-Suite” of Franchising
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Master Franchising – The “C-Suite” of Franchising There is a unique opportunity in franchising called Master Franchsing. Master franchising is considered by many as the “C-Suite of Franchising”. As a Master Franchisee, you essentially become[...]
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IRS TAX TOOLS: Data & Records Protection 10:00 am
IRS TAX TOOLS: Data & Records Protection @ Online Webcast
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:10 am
The IRS is presenting a 5 part FREE series of 10 minute webcasts created to show small business owners how they can be prepared and act in disaster situations with some key tax tools. Please register by[...]
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NIACC Social Media Breakfasts 8:00 am
NIACC Social Media Breakfasts @ Chamber of Commerce
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
 
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NIACC Social Media Breakfast 8:00 am
NIACC Social Media Breakfast @ Center 1
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
 
NIACC Start Smart Workshop 10:00 am
NIACC Start Smart Workshop @ IowaWORKS
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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,[...]
SBA Business Purchase Part I – Change of Ownership 10:00 am
SBA Business Purchase Part I – Change of Ownership @ See Below
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Business Purchase Part I – Change of Ownership This is the first of two 30 minute sessions. We have found that often small business owners and lenders do not fully understand how SBA loans can[...]
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IRS TAX TOOLS: Federal Tax Relief 10:00 am
IRS TAX TOOLS: Federal Tax Relief @ Online Webcast
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:10 am
The IRS is presenting a 5 part FREE series of 10 minute webcasts created to show small business owners how they can be prepared and act in disaster situations with some key tax tools. Please register by[...]
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NCSA Cybersecurity Workshop 8:00 am
NCSA Cybersecurity Workshop @ Des Moines Area Community College
Sep 18 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
NCSA Cybersecurity Workshop @ Des Moines Area Community College
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ICES Network Marketing Panel 5:00 pm
ICES Network Marketing Panel
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us on Tuesday, September 19 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for our first ever network marketing panel discussion, featuring Annie Brandt with Norwex, Christi Andriano with Rodan + Fields, McKenzie Glazebrook with ItWorks!,[...]
TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Mason City Brewing
Sep 19 @ 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,[...]
Women’s Business Center Network Marketing Panel 5:00 pm
Women’s Business Center Network Marketing Panel @ Iowa Center for Economic Success
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Women's Business Center Network Marketing Panel @ Iowa Center for Economic Success
Learn how to become a successful network marketer, how to start a strong career, about business structures, and so much more from the Women’s Business Center’s guest panel featuring Annie Brandt with Norwex, Christi Adriano[...]
Women’s Business Center: Network Marketing Panel 5:00 pm
Women’s Business Center: Network Marketing Panel @ Iowa Women's Business Center
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Featuring Annie Brandt with Norwex, Christi Andriano with Rodan + Fields, McKenzie Glazebrook with ItWorks!, and Sara Faas with LuLaRoe.   Join us on Tuesday, September 19 from 5pm to 6:30pm for our first ever[...]
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NIACC Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
NIACC Start Smart Workshop @ NIACC, PC 117 (9/20, 10/11), PC 224 (10/25)
Sep 20 @ 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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IRS TAX TOOLS: Calculating & Report Disaster Area Losses 10:00 am
IRS TAX TOOLS: Calculating & Report Disaster Area Losses @ Online Webcast
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:10 am
The IRS is presenting a 5 part FREE series of 10 minute webcasts created to show small business owners how they can be prepared and act in disaster situations with some key tax tools. Please register by[...]
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Aspirant Series: Women’s Angel Investor Bootcamp 8:30 am
Aspirant Series: Women’s Angel Investor Bootcamp @ Tero International
Sep 25 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Did you know? Women make up less than 8% of angel investors, yet account for half of the world’s wealth. Learn what it takes to be involved in angel investing in this interactive workshop presented[...]
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ICES: Work for Yourself @50+ 5:30 pm
ICES: Work for Yourself @50+
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Work for Yourself@50+℠ has the information you need to succeed. JOIN US on Tuesday,[...]
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NIACC Social Media Breakfast 8:30 am
NIACC Social Media Breakfast @ First Citizens National Bank
Sep 27 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
 
SBA Business Purchase Part II – Setting a Selling Price 10:00 am
SBA Business Purchase Part II – Setting a Selling Price @ See Below
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Business Purchase Part II – Setting a Selling Price Once you have decided to sell, how do you determine a selling price? Keith McBride will present this second 30 minute session to provide guidance on[...]
Top Five for Small Business Series: Jonathan Porter, CPA 11:30 am
Top Five for Small Business Series: Jonathan Porter, CPA @ Greater Des Moines Partnership or by simulcast
Sep 27 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
  JONATHAN PORTER WITH MCGOWEN, HURST, CLARK & SMITH P.C. TO PRESENT AT TOP FIVE FOR SMALL BUSINESS SERIES Sept. 27 topic is “Top Five Ideas You Wish Your Accountant Would Have Told You”  [...]
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IRS TAX TOOLS: IRS Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief Program 10:00 am
IRS TAX TOOLS: IRS Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief Program @ Online Webcast
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:10 am
The IRS is presenting a 5 part FREE series of 10 minute webcasts created to show small business owners how they can be prepared and act in disaster situations with some key tax tools. Please register by[...]
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