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2020 Youth Entrepreneurial Academy Announces Pitch Competition Winners

The NIACC Pappajohn Center & SBDC hosted the Virtual Pitch Competition for the 2020 Youth Entrepreneurial Academy on Tuesday, August 11. The Youth Entrepreneurial Academy is sponsored by the John K. and Luise V. Hanson Foundation. The academy is offered annually and free to all high school students interested in entrepreneurship. Each participant receives a…
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Bits & Bytes Newsletter Launches

The Innovation Workspace Initiative has launched Bits & Bytes, a newsletter to keep you up to date with the IWI's progress and related efforts in our community and across the world. Read the April 2020 Bits & Bytes Newsletter [pdf opens in new tab]
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Initial Strategies for your Small Business during COVID-19

The Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and SBDC knows that small business owners are rightfully concerned about survival during these uncertain times. Businesses that survived 2008 and beyond didn’t take needless risks with their businesses, but they did do a few things differently. Take the necessary steps so that you come out of this short-term disruption stronger…
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