December 4, 2017, #DMBizEvents on Insight On Business the News Hour (@IOB_NewsHour) Radio Show!

#DMBizEvents list below includes networking, educational, informational or social-business events to be held in the Greater Des Moines Metro area for the next seven days, plus SAVE THE DATES.

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Tune in to AM-940 every Monday at 5:40PM to Insight on Business the News Hour * (the only hour-long, business broadcast in the Midwest) when Michael Libbie and Laura Kinnard discuss their favorite upcoming #DMBizEvents and social media tips. Also click here to listen to the weekly podcast recap.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

MONTHLY EDUCATION: AMA Iowa Luncheon:  “How to win through authentic storytelling in digital marketing.” Hilton Garden Inn, 205 S. 64th Street, West Des Moines, IA.   Speaker: Christoph Trappe | VP, Content Marketing | ScribbleLive
Check-in and Networking: 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Program: 12-1 p.m.
Presentation: Author and global storytelling coach Christoph Trappe will share how organizations can get past lame and boring content and instead can tell unique and authentic stories. His proven framework can help any organization figure out its uniqueness factor and help them tell stories on an ongoing basis and across all relevant channels.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO AND TO REGISTER. Twitter  @AMAIowa

WEDNESDAY WEEKLY: SMALL BUSINESS EDUCATION: Noon Sessions: We’re the Iowa Center: The most innovative energy you’ll feel all week. Every Wednesday, Noon-1:00 pm, at 8345 University Blvd, Suite F, Clive. Cost: Free Event. We empower Iowans to succeed financially through education, resources, and connections. Learn more about our Credit + Lending, Education + Resources, and Advocacy + Networking by attending one of these info sessions, held every Wednesday at noon. More Information: http://theiowacenter.org/calendar/events/event-80/  Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheIowaCenter   Twitter  @TheIowaCenter

Thursday, December 7, 2017


Friday, December 8, 2017


Saturday, December 9, 2017

WEEKLY: Small Business Incubator (BING-IA SES) B.I.N.G. Sweat Equity Saturday Meetup group: 8am to Noon at Smokey Row. Meet and help ambitious people who have businesses or business startup aspirations. Roll up your sleeves on a Saturday to launch or grow a business. Meet with your team, work on your next steps, help others with their tasks and challenges and/or just provide your expertise and time to others. This is a time and a place to get things done and make things happen! http://www.meetup.com/Small-Business-Incubator-Meetup-West-Des-Moines-Iowa/events/218852426/   Twitter @JadeHandy

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

SAVE THE DATES:

December 2017 – January 2018

November 20, 2017, #DMBizEvents on Insight On Business the News Hour (@IOB_NewsHour) Radio Show!

#DMBizEvents list below includes networking, educational, informational or social-business events to be held in the Greater Des Moines Metro area for the next seven days, plus SAVE THE DATES.

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Tune in to AM-940 every Monday at 5:40PM to Insight on Business the News Hour * (the only hour-long, business broadcast in the Midwest) when Michael Libbie and Laura Kinnard discuss their favorite upcoming #DMBizEvents and social media tips. Also click here to listen to the weekly podcast recap.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

MONTHLY LUNCHEON: WOW November: 2017 Women of Worth Series presents
Dynamic Women of Des Moines. 11:30am to 1:30pm, 1701 Campus Drive, Clive. Guest Speaker, Angela Franklin, President & CEO, Des Moines University.
11:30 a.m. – Arrival and Networking (Optional)
Noon – 1 p.m. – Lunch, Presentation & Commercials
1 – 1:30 p.m. – Optional Networking
We will begin the programming promptly at Noon; if you’ll be joining us for lunch, please arrive by 11:45. Click here for details and to register, $20.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

WEDNESDAY WEEKLY: SMALL BUSINESS EDUCATION: Noon Sessions: We’re the Iowa Center: The most innovative energy you’ll feel all week. Every Wednesday, Noon-1:00 pm, at 8345 University Blvd, Suite F, Clive. Cost: Free Event. We empower Iowans to succeed financially through education, resources, and connections. Learn more about our Credit + Lending, Education + Resources, and Advocacy + Networking by attending one of these info sessions, held every Wednesday at noon. More Information: http://theiowacenter.org/calendar/events/event-80/  Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheIowaCenter   Twitter  @TheIowaCenter

Thursday, November 23, 2017

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!! 

Saturday, November 25, 2017

WEEKLY: Small Business Incubator (BING-IA SES) B.I.N.G. Sweat Equity Saturday Meetup group: 8am to Noon at Smokey Row. Meet and help ambitious people who have businesses or business startup aspirations. Roll up your sleeves on a Saturday to launch or grow a business. Meet with your team, work on your next steps, help others with their tasks and challenges and/or just provide your expertise and time to others. This is a time and a place to get things done and make things happen! http://www.meetup.com/Small-Business-Incubator-Meetup-West-Des-Moines-Iowa/events/218852426/   Twitter @JadeHandy

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

SAVE THE DATES:

November – December 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

MONTHLY LUNCH AND LEARN: Greater Des Moines Partnership’s Top Five Small Business Series:  November Topic, “Top Five For Finding Your Sweet Spot Customer,” 11:30am to 1:00pm, 700 Locust St, Ste 100, Des Moines.  Click here to register. 

Thursday, November 30, 2017

MONTHLY NETWORKING: AMA Iowa November Networking After Hours: November Topic, 5:30pm to 7:30pm, Two Rivers Marketing, 106 E 6th St, Des Moines. The holidays are here — so it’s time to MIX and MINGLE with your fellow AMA Iowa members at one of the most creative spaces in the trendy East Village Market District. Two Rivers Marketing and Sonder Public Relations will be our hosts for the next AMA Networking After-Hours. One of Des Moines’ top mixologists will be on hand to teach you how to mix popular holiday drinks to impress your family and friends! Plus, you’ll network with fellow marketers while enjoying complimentary drinks and appetizers. Register here.

ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE: Annual Creme Open House: 4:30pm to 7pm, Crème Cupcake,543 28th St, Des Moines. Thank you for your sweet support! To show our appreciation please join us for complimentary mini cupcakes, mini dessert samples and holiday cocktails. See Facebook Event.

Friday, December 1, 2017

MONTHLY CO-WORKING/NETWORKING: Gravitate’s First Friday Free Co-Working. 8:00pm to 5:00pm, Gravitate (Downtown Des Moines), 317 6th Ave, Suite 102, Des Moines. Grab a seat at Gravitate for our monthly First Friday *FREE* Coworking day! We’re a community of independent workers who enjoy working around other humans and drinking lots of free coffee. We’d love to work next to you for the day.

GRAVITATE FIRST FRIDAY BONUS: We’re ending this First Friday with Heather Wilkerson Art Opening + Happy Hour at Gravitate! Join us for some craft beer fresh from the keg, wine, and a little socializing to start your weekend. See Facebook Event.

 

November 13, 2017 Edition of #DMBizEvents on Insight On Business the News Hour (@IOB_NewsHour) Radio Show!

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#DMBizEvents list below includes networking, educational, informational or social-business events to be held in the Greater Des Moines Metro area for the next seven days, plus SAVE THE DATES. You may also…

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS LUNCHEON: “Greater Des Moines Partnership 2017 Celebrate Business and Economic Impact Awards Luncheon.” 11:30am to 1:00pm, Des Moines Marriott Downtown
700 Grand Ave. The Greater Des Moines Partnership and the Des Moines Business Record will honor area companies with the Celebrate Business and Economic Impact Awards. Register here.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

WEDNESDAY WEEKLY: BUSINESS NETWORKING: 1 Million Cups Des Moines: SPECIAL: Craft Brew Panel this week! The most innovative energy you’ll feel all week. Every Wednesday, 8am-9:30am, at Science Center of Iowa & Blank IMAX Dome Theater, 401 W Martin Luther King Jr Pkwy, Des Moines. Cost: Free Event – Free Parking – Free Coffee. More Information: https://www.facebook.com/1MillionCupsDSM  Twitter @1MillionCupsDSM  #1MC

WEDNESDAY WEEKLY: Marketing 101: Hosted by Nexus 6 Marketing at 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM at Inspired Grounds Cafe, 117 5th St, West Des Moines, Iowa.

MONTHLY LUNCH AND LEARN: SQUARE ONE STARTUP STORIES: The November Startup Stories speaker will be Stephen Brockshus, CEO of Terva, a web-based marketplace for buying, selling and renting farmland. It will take place Wednesday, November 15 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greater Des Moines Partnership. Register today!

WEDNESDAY WEEKLY: SMALL BUSINESS EDUCATION: Noon Sessions: We’re the Iowa Center: The most innovative energy you’ll feel all week. Every Wednesday, Noon-1:00 pm, at 8345 University Blvd, Suite F, Clive. Cost: Free Event. We empower Iowans to succeed financially through education, resources, and connections. Learn more about our Credit + Lending, Education + Resources, and Advocacy + Networking by attending one of these info sessions, held every Wednesday at noon. More Information: http://theiowacenter.org/calendar/events/event-80/  Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheIowaCenter   Twitter  @TheIowaCenter

Thursday, November 16, 2017

THURSDAY WEEKLY: Business Incubator Networking Group – Iowa (B.I.N.G.) 12-1pm J. Thompson Books (inside Inspired Grounds Coffee) 117 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265 (just 2 blocks south of incubator)

**FREE PIZZA**
What’s on tap FOR TODAY?: 
Speaker: Jade Handy | 10+ Ways to Increase Your Sales
Who: You and 15 – 25 or so others! (Invite people you know, like and trust.)
Sponsors: J. Thompson Books – THANK YOU for hosting this weekly professional development opportunity. Jade Handy | In And Out Website (shameless self-promotion. Wayne Jones of Water for Wellness for sponsoring/providing his awesome water. Debbie Marshall for sponsoring/providing name cards.
Mike Martin for sponsoring/providing business card shuttle service and pizza sponsor. Jon Shelness of My Property ID Registry. Twitter @JadeHandy

Friday, November 17, 2017

Saturday, November 18, 2017

WEEKLY: Small Business Incubator (BING-IA SES) B.I.N.G. Sweat Equity Saturday Meetup group: 8am to Noon at Smokey Row. Meet and help ambitious people who have businesses or business startup aspirations. Roll up your sleeves on a Saturday to launch or grow a business. Meet with your team, work on your next steps, help others with their tasks and challenges and/or just provide your expertise and time to others. This is a time and a place to get things done and make things happen! http://www.meetup.com/Small-Business-Incubator-Meetup-West-Des-Moines-Iowa/events/218852426/   Twitter @JadeHandy

ANNUAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION AND AWARDS: Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit (IES). 9:00am to 5:30pm, FFA Enrichment Center, Ankeny. Information and registration: http://www.iesusa.org/

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

TUESDAY WEEKLY: Iowa Business Connection (IBC), Des Moines Chapter – Coffee Meetup: Every Tues morning 8:00 – 9:00am at Smokey Row, 1910 Cottage Grove Ave. “Turn connections into contacts and contacts into friends. No fees, no dues, no mandatory meetings!” More info: http://www.iowabusinessconnection.com/ or call Matt Youngs at 515-201-8705  LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Iowa-Business-Connection-4603300/abou

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