Federal Government Resources to Start, Grow, and Expand a Small Business

Join the IU Northwest Center for Urban and Regional Excellence for this free Zoom meeting and learn how the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) helps entrepreneurs and small businesses start, grow, expand, and recover through federal counseling, capital, and contracting programs. Lindsay Maliqi from the SBA Indiana District Office...

1 Million Cups

1 MILLION CUPS is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate early-stage startups. We believe in the notion that entrepreneurs can discover solutions and thrive when they collaborate over a million cups of coffee. Drop in on our community of innovators and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to connect and support...

Society of Innovators 2021 Innovators Awards Luncheon

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest's annual celebration of innovators from across the seven-country region of Northwest Indiana. Now in its 17th year, the Society of Innovators celebrates the spirit of creativity and ingenuity by discovering, honoring, and celebrating innovators from across the seven-county region of Northwest Indiana. Dedicated...

Society of Innovators 2021 Innovators Awards Luncheon

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest's annual celebration of innovators from across the seven-country region of Northwest Indiana. Now in its 17th year, the Society of Innovators celebrates the spirit of creativity and ingenuity by discovering, honoring, and celebrating innovators from across the seven-county region of Northwest Indiana. Dedicated...

Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards Luncheon

This awards initiative was created to recognize the hard work and successes of those in the Northwest ISBDC region, which covers Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Jasper, Newton, Starke and Pulaski counties. E-Day is the ideal setting to network with small business owners, region businesses, financial and educational leaders.

1 Million Cups

1 MILLION CUPS is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate early-stage startups. We believe in the notion that entrepreneurs can discover solutions and thrive when they collaborate over a million cups of coffee. Drop in on our community of innovators and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to connect and support...

Stress in the Workplace

Running a business can be very stressful. Learn some techniques to make work/life balance possible for you and your employees. Licensed mental health therapist, Lois Goudeau will be here to discuss this important topic. Class is via Zoom

1 Million Cups

1 MILLION CUPS is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate early-stage startups. We believe in the notion that entrepreneurs can discover solutions and thrive when they collaborate over a million cups of coffee. Drop in on our community of innovators and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to connect and support...

Virtual Business Start-up 101

T his virtual workshop is your first step toward small business ownership success. Business advisers Bill Gregory and Jeff Buchko, will help you evaluate your business idea. Prepare yourself to create a sound business plan, manage expectations and increase your chances of accessing capital. Topics include: Identifying personal objectives, skills and...