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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FIRST FRIDAY featuring Nicole Lorenson of Preservation 11:30 am
FIRST FRIDAY featuring Nicole Lorenson of Preservation @ Iowa Center for Economic Success
Feb 2 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
On the first Friday of every month, join us to hear the savvy, successful business owners + entrepreneurs of Des Moines share their story. In a laid-back environment, you’ll catch some words of wisdom from[...]
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‘Human Doings’ vs ‘Human Beings’: The Power of Choice to Stop the Chaos 5:00 pm
‘Human Doings’ vs ‘Human Beings’: The Power of Choice to Stop the Chaos @ The Iowa Center for Economic Success
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us to learn what it means to sit in the front row of your life by living through the spirit rather than the mind. About Kim Waltman: Kim connects humans and horses, opens gates to conquer fears and[...]
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Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
Start Smart Workshop @ NIACC, Pappajohn Center, Room 117
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This free two hour workshop is 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 different types[...]
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Women Who Create Conference 8:00 am
Women Who Create Conference @ Iowa State Economic Development Core Facility
Feb 20 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Women Who Create Conference @ Iowa State Economic Development Core Facility
TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Mason City Brewing
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TechBrews are networking events designed to bring together entrepreneurs, technologists, business people and inves-tors. It is in partnership with the North Iowa Corridor and NIACC Pappajohn Center. To Register please call 641-422-4111 or email mary.spitz@niacc.edu.
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Start Smart Workshop 6:00 pm
Start Smart Workshop @ NIACC, Pappajohn Center, Room 117
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This free two hour workshop is 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 different types[...]
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Capital For Your Business Seminar 8:00 am
Capital For Your Business Seminar @ DSM Partnership
Feb 22 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of the Capital for Your Business Seminar is to inform and educate both potential and current business owners on capital options for their businesses. This event will walk owners through the spectrum of[...]
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TechBrew North Iowa 5:00 pm
TechBrew North Iowa @ Mason City Brewing
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TechBrews are networking events designed to bring together entrepreneurs, technologists, business people and investors. TechBrew North Iowa is growing from its original focus on networking. Members are interested in adding more value to each month’s[...]
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Developing a Solid Marketing Plan 7:30 am
Developing a Solid Marketing Plan @ WDM Chamber
Feb 28 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Developing a Solid Marketing Plan Don’t have a marketing plan to work from? No problem. Guest speaker, Amy Hutchins, founder and chief strategy officer at MarketLogic, will conduct this seminar and provide key steps and tips to ensure you leave[...]
North Iowa Social Media Breakfast Club 8:30 am
North Iowa Social Media Breakfast Club @ Social Connections, LLC at Fieldhouse
Feb 28 @ 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 – now at its new location at the Fieldhouse in Clear Lake.
Top Five for Small Business – Things to Know About Securing Your Data 11:30 am
Top Five for Small Business – Things to Know About Securing Your Data @ Greater Des Moines Partnership
Feb 28 @ 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 5[...]