February Newsletter
Whats Happening Near You?
Save the date April 23rd for EntreBash! Plan to join area entrepreneurs for a night of networking, learning, community support, and fun! Engage in learning labs, make new connections, receive feedback on your business, and celebrate entrepreneurship! Refreshments will be provided and there is no cost to participate. The event will take place at the Warren Cultural Center Opera House in Greenfield.

The Smart Economic Development Conference
Co-hosted by the Iowa Utility Association and the Iowa Economic Development Authority, the SMART Conference is Iowa’s largest conference devoted to economic development.
The SMART Conference annually attracts more than 500 economic development professionals, business leaders, chamber of commerce executives, community leaders, elected officials and other board members who influence economic development and public policy issues statewide and within their own communities.

Rural Housing 360 Tour
Housing 360 is a tool and model that communities can use to increase the housing stock among communities. You are invited to tour the first model house! The event will take place on Friday, February 28th from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at 360 Iowa Avenue, Martensdale Iowa.

2020 Annual Golf Outing
Mark your calendars for the 25th Annual Golf Outing on Thursday, June 11th! We will be holding the event at the Lake Panorama National Resort and Conference Center! Regisration begins at 9 am and Tee Time begins at 10 am! We hope to see you all there!!

Resources for You
Internships Guide 101
This guide provides the tools needed to implement an internship program in your organization, and it includes links to comprehensive information on a number of relevant topics. We hope this guide will help you provide a great experience for future interns.

Need Help Marketing your Business?
Check out this article on 16 ways to help advertise your business. The article goes into depth about how to advertise successfully in each area and also provides additional readings for you to get a better understanding of how to advertise your business!

Iowa Manufacturing 4.0 Plan
Iowa Manufacturing 4.0 Plan or “Industry 4.0” refers to the various ways in which technology is driving the ongoing digitization of manufacturing. Manufacturing digitalization will transform how products are designed, fabricated, used and serviced. While companies understand the importance of embracing digital, they must determine how digital fits into business models and the best way to leverage these new technologies.

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