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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    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 11:30 am
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Ankeny Chamber of Commerce, Conference Room
    Jun 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
    Pre-registration is required because space is limited. Lunch will not be provided, but you may bring your own. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with Google to present a new program, “Let’s Put Our Cities[...]
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    Open for Business – What’s Next? 8:30 am
    Open for Business – What’s Next? @ Two Ruan Center, 2nd Floor
    Jun 2 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
    BrownWinick is pleased to host a legal seminar for women business owners. Practical tips and information regarding the most common legal challenges for small women business owners related to: hiring your first employee(s), employee benefits[...]
    Webinar | myRA Retirement Plan 1:00 pm
    Webinar | myRA Retirement Plan @ Online - Webinar
    Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    Too many people aren’t saving for retirement, either because they don’t have access to a retirement savings plan at work or because they lack other options to save. Now there’s an easy way for people[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities On the Map 7:00 pm
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities On the Map @ Community Center, Wilts Room
    Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    Pre-registration is required because space is limited. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with Google to present a new program, “Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map”. This program helps local businesses in our cities[...]
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    Should Your Business FOCUS on Pinterest, Instagram, or SnapChat? 11:30 am
    Should Your Business FOCUS on Pinterest, Instagram, or SnapChat? @ Mid Iowa SBDC Office
    Jun 6 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    To register, click HERE. Classes will be offered on site at Mid Iowa SBDC and via webinar. Preregistration is required; on site seating is limited to 40 seats. Lunch will be provided for those who[...]
    Marketing to the Government Buyer 2:00 pm
    Marketing to the Government Buyer @ Web
    Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business 6:00 pm
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business @ DMACC Ankeny Campus
    Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This is a nationally acclaimed business class for people who are thinking about starting a business. SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business is a 4-session training program offered through DMACC and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small[...]
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    Capture Management 2:00 pm
    Capture Management @ Web
    Jun 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
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    Developing and Managing Contractor Teams 2:00 pm
    Developing and Managing Contractor Teams @ Web
    Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    Webinar: Gather Your Crowd: Changing Small Town Attitudes Toward Entrepreneurship 6:00 pm
    Webinar: Gather Your Crowd: Changing Small Town Attitudes Toward Entrepreneurship @ Online (Webinar)
    Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    What will this webinar cover? You want to make change in your community or in the communities you serve. You want to build more small businesses and see more innovative rural business models launched. You[...]
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    The Affordable Care Act 101 Webinar Series 1:00 pm
    The Affordable Care Act 101 Webinar Series @ Online - Webinar
    Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    This webinar will focus on what the healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for small businesses. It will focus on federal provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will affect[...]
    Understanding RFPs 2:00 pm
    Understanding RFPs @ Web
    Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training 7:30 am
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training @ Food Sciences Building
    Jun 13 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
    The Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-based Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation (referred to as the Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation) is intended to ensure safe manufacturing/processing, packing and holding of[...]
    Why Do People (and Should Marketers) LOVE Live Social Media? 11:30 am
    Why Do People (and Should Marketers) LOVE Live Social Media? @ Mid Iowa SBDC Office
    Jun 13 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    To register, click HERE. Classes will be offered on site at Mid Iowa SBDC and via webinar. Preregistration is required; on site seating is limited to 40 seats. Lunch will be provided for those who[...]
    Federal Contracting Basics 2:00 pm
    Federal Contracting Basics @ Web
    Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business 6:00 pm
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business @ DMACC Ankeny Campus
    Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Thinking about starting a business? Then SimpleSTEPS is the place to start. SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business is a 4-session training program offered through DMACC and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Businesses. This is a[...]
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training 7:30 am
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training @ Food Sciences Building
    Jun 14 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
    The Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-based Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation (referred to as the Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation) is intended to ensure safe manufacturing/processing, packing and holding of[...]
    Developing Technical and Past Performance Responses to RFPs 2:00 pm
    Developing Technical and Past Performance Responses to RFPs @ Web
    Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training 7:30 am
    Food Safety Modernization Act Preventive Controls for Human Food Training @ Food Sciences Building
    Jun 15 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
    The Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-based Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation (referred to as the Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation) is intended to ensure safe manufacturing/processing, packing and holding of[...]
    Women in Business Roundtable 1:30 pm
    Women in Business Roundtable @ Kossuth/Palo Alto County Econ Dev Corp
    Jun 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    Please RSVP by June 8th to 515-295-7979 or kcedc@kossuthia.com. Come and discuss your business issues with Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds and other interested business people.    
    Developing Pricing and the Cost Proposal 2:00 pm
    Developing Pricing and the Cost Proposal @ Web
    Jun 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    Government Contracting Vehicles 2:00 pm
    Government Contracting Vehicles @ Web
    Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    One of eight courses provided to small business owners who are interested in providing a product or service to the government.  Register using the event website above.
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business 6:00 pm
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business @ DMACC Ankeny Campus
    Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This is a nationally acclaimed business class for people who are thinking about starting a business. SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business is a 4-session training program offered through DMACC and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 11:30 am
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Urbandale Chamber of Commerce RODAN Board Room
    Jun 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Join your fellow small businesses in the Urbandale area for lunch and to learn more about listing your business online! Pre-registration is required because space is limited. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with Google[...]
    LUNCH & LEARN: Understanding Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising 11:30 am
    LUNCH & LEARN: Understanding Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising @ Iowa Western Community College, Looft Hall
    Jun 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Have you been wanting to use Google AdWords and Facebook ads to help promote your products and services but were not sure how to start? This will workshop will assist you in having a better[...]
    Iowa Sales and Use Tax Webinar: Part 1 12:00 pm
    Iowa Sales and Use Tax Webinar: Part 1 @ Online (Webinar)
    Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    Join Terry O’Neill, Taxpayer Service Specialist from the Iowa Department of Revenue in this first of two part series of webinars on Sales and Use Tax in Iowa. Topics covered in this session will include:[...]
    The Affordable Care Act 101 Webinar Series 1:00 pm
    The Affordable Care Act 101 Webinar Series @ Online - Webinar
    Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    This webinar will focus on what the healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for small businesses. It will focus on federal provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will affect[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 4:30 pm
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ TSB Bank, Community Room
    Jun 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    Pre-registration is required because space is limited. Attendees should bring a laptop computer or mobile device to the workshop because a limited number of laptops will be available. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 4:30 pm
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Worth Brewing Company
    Jun 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    Pre-registration is required because space is limited. Attendees should bring a laptop computer or mobile device to the workshop because a limited number of laptops will be available. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with[...]
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business 6:00 pm
    SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business @ DMACC Ankeny Campus
    Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This is a nationally acclaimed business class for people who are thinking about starting a business. SimpleSTEPS for Starting Your Business is a 4-session training program offered through DMACC and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small[...]
    SBIR Road Tour 8:00 am
    SBIR Road Tour @ University of Nebraska at Omaha, Mammel Hall
    Jun 29 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
    If you’re an Innovator, Entrepreneur, Researcher, or Small Technology Firm, don’t miss this opportunity! REGISTER NOW! The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the[...]