UPCOMING EVENTS

#ROUNDTABLETUESDAYS: Small Business Owner’s Roundtable

SCORE Mentors of Greater Elkhart County 418 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN

Leadership can be lonely. Come join this peer group to share challenges and ideas and find new opportunities for growth SCORE Mentors of Greater Elkhart County is hosting a Business Owners Roundtable that meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month at 4pm. With 10-12 small-business owners from non-competing industries, it encourages learning and […]

free

Creating Momentum: a Startup Happy Hour

Monroe St. Arts Building 439 S. Michigan St, South Bend, IN

Get connected to founders, resources, mentors, investors, and ideas. Bringing together entrepreneurs, business owners, investors, mentors, students, and founders for drinks, food, and conversations. All ages are welcome. Space is limited, so please RSVP here.

free

Webinar: Small Business Tax Questions – Ask the CPA 2023

Virtual Event To be held online

Tax season will be here sooner than you think! If you have tax questions, we have tax answers. Join us for this LIVE Q&A session with certified CPA and small business tax expert Micah Fraim. A whole hour dedicated to answering your tax-related questions and concerns, offering tax advice you can implement throughout the year. […]

free

Webinar: How to Make Your Business Appear On Google & Google Maps

Virtual Event To be held online

If you want your business to appear in Google search or on Google maps, you need to have a Google Business Profile. Having a profile and keeping it up to date makes you 70% more likely to attract location customers and 50% more likely to lead to a purchase. In this webinar, our expert presenter […]

free

Webinar: How to Start an Online Business on a Budget

Virtual Event To be held online

Starting a business online has helped entrepreneurs avoid the enormous costs of opening a traditional brick-and-mortar business, but that doesn’t necessarily mean starting an online business is inexpensive. In this webinar, Steve Strauss, USA TODAY senior columnist, online business pioneer, and bestselling author, will teach you how to start an online business on a small […]

free

McCloskey New Venture Competition Round 2 Submission Deadline

Virtual Event To be held online

The McCloskey New Venture Competition is a signature event in the innovation ecosystem at Notre Dame. It serves as an opportunity to test the validity of ideas and innovations and allows students to develop skills directly transferable to the commercial market. The competition is open to all current students from Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s, as […]

Webinar: Small Business Cash Flow – Understanding Money Management

Virtual Event To be held online

Managing cash flow is one of the biggest challenges that small businesses face day to day. You need money to pay bills, make investments, pay salaries, and provide growth opportunities. And sometimes it’s a struggle to make the revenue you need to cover all those expenses. In this webinar, experienced entrepreneur Julie Brander will share […]

free

#ROUNDTABLETUESDAYS: Small Business Owner’s Roundtable

SCORE Mentors of Greater Elkhart County 418 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN

Leadership can be lonely. Come join this peer group to share challenges and ideas and find new opportunities for growth SCORE Mentors of Greater Elkhart County is hosting a Business Owners Roundtable that meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month at 4pm. With 10-12 small-business owners from non-competing industries, it encourages learning and […]

free

Webinar: How to Recession-Proof Your Business

Virtual Event To be held online

Economic recession can significantly affect small businesses, but your business can weather an economic downturn if you are properly prepared. In this webinar, you’ll learn what challenges small businesses face during a recession, what is out of your control and what is in your control, and what simple steps you can take to prepare. Regardless […]

free

Startup Moxie Elkhart County Application Deadline

Virtual Event To be held online

Startup Moxie is open to all high schools in Elkhart County. Startup Moxie brings together a diverse group of young adults for an immersive and transformative experience. Startup Moxie encourages program participants to act first, using the tools at hand, pivot their perspective, and continue to build on what they learn. Startup Moxie is built […]

1 Million Cups

101Co3 101 E Mishawaka Ave, Mishawaka, IN

Every second Wednesday of the month, 1 Million Cups provides a supportive, inclusive space for entrepreneurs and their communities to gather and connect, where they can work through business challenges and identify opportunities.

free

IDEA Week

Come. Dive in. This April, a whole new kind of innovation festival hits the South Bend-Elkhart region that lets you LEARN, PLAY, MEET, and COMPETE. Geared towards EVERYONE – whether you’re already a successful entrepreneur, a new student, or simply live for local events – discover YOUR way of experiencing innovation HERE.

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