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Start Something While at ISU: Entrepreneurship Resources Wednesday, February 19 4:30pm ISU Memorial Union Cardinal Room

Are you interested in entrepreneurship? Do you have an idea that you think could be a great business? This information session is for you! During this short session you will learn about all the resources that are offered to you for free as an Iowa State student. You’ll also learn…

Are you interested in entrepreneurship? Do you have an idea that you think could be a great business? This information session is for you! During this short session you will learn about all the resources that are offered to you for free as an Iowa State student. You’ll also learn…

Are you interested in entrepreneurship? Do you have an idea that you think could be a great business? This information session is for you! During this short session you will learn about all the resources that are offered to you for free as an Iowa State student. You’ll also learn…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, February 19 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

CYstarters Info Session Monday, February 24 4:30pm ISU Memorial Union, Gold Room

Want to learn more about the cornerstone program for young entrepreneurs at Iowa State? Attend the upcoming info session on all things CYstarters!  Diana Wright will be sharing specific details about the 11-week summer program, the application process, and answer any questions. Please register below to indicate your interest and…

Want to learn more about the cornerstone program for young entrepreneurs at Iowa State? Attend the upcoming info session on all things CYstarters!  Diana Wright will be sharing specific details about the 11-week summer program, the application process, and answer any questions. Please register below to indicate your interest and…

Want to learn more about the cornerstone program for young entrepreneurs at Iowa State? Attend the upcoming info session on all things CYstarters!  Diana Wright will be sharing specific details about the 11-week summer program, the application process, and answer any questions. Please register below to indicate your interest and…

ISU Innovation Pitch Thursday, February 27 5:00pm Memorial Union, The Maintenance Shop

New for 2020, the Innovation Pitch Competition will be limited to those who compete and qualify in the College-by-College Pitch Off. The top-two finishers in each category (new idea and existing business) will automatically qualify for the Innovation Pitch Competition.   Awards New Idea – concepts are in the idea stage –…

New for 2020, the Innovation Pitch Competition will be limited to those who compete and qualify in the College-by-College Pitch Off. The top-two finishers in each category (new idea and existing business) will automatically qualify for the Innovation Pitch Competition.   Awards New Idea – concepts are in the idea stage –…

New for 2020, the Innovation Pitch Competition will be limited to those who compete and qualify in the College-by-College Pitch Off. The top-two finishers in each category (new idea and existing business) will automatically qualify for the Innovation Pitch Competition.   Awards New Idea – concepts are in the idea stage –…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, March 4 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

Student Business Plan Competition Workshop Thursday, March 5 3:30pm Memorial Union, Gold Room

Student Business Plan Competition Workshop Learn more about the criteria, eligibility, and how to apply for the Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition.  

Student Business Plan Competition Workshop Learn more about the criteria, eligibility, and how to apply for the Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition.  

Student Business Plan Competition Workshop Learn more about the criteria, eligibility, and how to apply for the Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition.  

IDENTIFYING TARGET MARKET & CHANNELS: Who are your customers? Monday, March 9 12:00pm Student Innovation Center

Who are your ideal customers? Over the hour, you’ll be guided through a series of questions and exercises to help you understand specifically who your customers are and where you can find them. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea…

Who are your ideal customers? Over the hour, you’ll be guided through a series of questions and exercises to help you understand specifically who your customers are and where you can find them. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea…

Who are your ideal customers? Over the hour, you’ll be guided through a series of questions and exercises to help you understand specifically who your customers are and where you can find them. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, March 11 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

MARKETING ONLINE & OFFLINE: It’s about reach. Thursday, March 12 12:30pm Student Innovation Center

There are so many ways to reach your audience. During this workshop, you’ll be introduced to many difference platforms you can market on, both online and offline. By the end of the session, you’ll have the knowledge to identify which platforms are most relevant to your audience. Our brand new…

There are so many ways to reach your audience. During this workshop, you’ll be introduced to many difference platforms you can market on, both online and offline. By the end of the session, you’ll have the knowledge to identify which platforms are most relevant to your audience. Our brand new…

There are so many ways to reach your audience. During this workshop, you’ll be introduced to many difference platforms you can market on, both online and offline. By the end of the session, you’ll have the knowledge to identify which platforms are most relevant to your audience. Our brand new…

SCRAPPY BRANDING: It’s more than just a logo. Wednesday, March 25 12:00pm Student Innovation Center

When it comes to branding, consistency is key. As a bootstrapping startup, it may feel like you can’t afford to brand your business. In this session, you’ll learn that branding is so much more than a logo. We’ll teach you the basics of branding so you can create a great…

When it comes to branding, consistency is key. As a bootstrapping startup, it may feel like you can’t afford to brand your business. In this session, you’ll learn that branding is so much more than a logo. We’ll teach you the basics of branding so you can create a great…

When it comes to branding, consistency is key. As a bootstrapping startup, it may feel like you can’t afford to brand your business. In this session, you’ll learn that branding is so much more than a logo. We’ll teach you the basics of branding so you can create a great…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, March 25 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

COPYWRITING: Grab their attention with words. Tuesday, March 31 12:30pm Student Innovation Center

In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of how to effectively write and grab your audience’s attention. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea of entrepreneurship (intro series) or want to learn more about marketing your small business, we have…

In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of how to effectively write and grab your audience’s attention. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea of entrepreneurship (intro series) or want to learn more about marketing your small business, we have…

In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of how to effectively write and grab your audience’s attention. Our brand new Start Something Series is designed for entrepreneurs. Whether you are just exploring the idea of entrepreneurship (intro series) or want to learn more about marketing your small business, we have…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, April 1 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

Young Entrepreneurship Convention Saturday, April 4 12:00am Student Innovation Center, Iowa State University

The Young Entrepreneur Convention is about bringing like-minded individuals together to change the world. YEC 2020 offers insight and motivation from founders and entrepreneurs who have “been there and done that” in establishing a business from the ground up. https://www.yeconvention.com/ Sign-up below for a free student ticket to YEC, sponsored…

The Young Entrepreneur Convention is about bringing like-minded individuals together to change the world. YEC 2020 offers insight and motivation from founders and entrepreneurs who have “been there and done that” in establishing a business from the ground up. https://www.yeconvention.com/ Sign-up below for a free student ticket to YEC, sponsored…

The Young Entrepreneur Convention is about bringing like-minded individuals together to change the world. YEC 2020 offers insight and motivation from founders and entrepreneurs who have “been there and done that” in establishing a business from the ground up. https://www.yeconvention.com/ Sign-up below for a free student ticket to YEC, sponsored…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, April 8 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

SOCIAL MEDIA: Upgrade to a business account. Link in bio. Thursday, April 9 12:30pm Student Innovation Center

It’s time to tweet, post, and like your way to some sales. This social media workshop is for the digital native. We know you spend a lot of time online for personal reasons, but it’s time to upgrade to a business account. You’ll learn how to utilize social media marketing…

It’s time to tweet, post, and like your way to some sales. This social media workshop is for the digital native. We know you spend a lot of time online for personal reasons, but it’s time to upgrade to a business account. You’ll learn how to utilize social media marketing…

It’s time to tweet, post, and like your way to some sales. This social media workshop is for the digital native. We know you spend a lot of time online for personal reasons, but it’s time to upgrade to a business account. You’ll learn how to utilize social media marketing…

LANDING PAGE: You should start here. [ENTER] Wednesday, April 15 - Thursday, April 9 12:00pm Student Innovation Center

STOP! Before you build a website… you should take this workshop. Landing pages are the most forgotten marketing tactic in the startup handbook. During this workshop, you’ll learn all about landing pages: the very first marketing effort you should make. You will learn why it’s important, how to create one,…

STOP! Before you build a website… you should take this workshop. Landing pages are the most forgotten marketing tactic in the startup handbook. During this workshop, you’ll learn all about landing pages: the very first marketing effort you should make. You will learn why it’s important, how to create one,…

STOP! Before you build a website… you should take this workshop. Landing pages are the most forgotten marketing tactic in the startup handbook. During this workshop, you’ll learn all about landing pages: the very first marketing effort you should make. You will learn why it’s important, how to create one,…

Entrepreneur Club Wednesday, April 15 7:00pm Gerdin 0115

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneurship, to foster friendships among students who share similar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to…

Ivy MBA Mind to Market Case Challenge Thursday, April 16 - Sunday, April 19 6:00pm ISU Research Park

The inaugural Ivy MBA Mind to Market Case Challenge brings together science and technology-related organizations and entrepreneurial-minded MBA students for an intense, two-day innovation challenge. The Ivy College of Business has partnered with the Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship to create an exceptional applied learning experience for MBA…

The inaugural Ivy MBA Mind to Market Case Challenge brings together science and technology-related organizations and entrepreneurial-minded MBA students for an intense, two-day innovation challenge. The Ivy College of Business has partnered with the Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship to create an exceptional applied learning experience for MBA…

The inaugural Ivy MBA Mind to Market Case Challenge brings together science and technology-related organizations and entrepreneurial-minded MBA students for an intense, two-day innovation challenge. The Ivy College of Business has partnered with the Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship to create an exceptional applied learning experience for MBA…

EMAIL MARKETING & NEWSLETTERS: It’s all about relationships Tuesday, April 21 12:30pm Student Innovation Center

It’s time to create your tribe of dedicated followers. During this session you will learn all about email marketing and why it should be one of your top marketing efforts. You’ll learn how to create relationships through newsletters and why consistent, valuable communication with customers is so important. Our brand…

It’s time to create your tribe of dedicated followers. During this session you will learn all about email marketing and why it should be one of your top marketing efforts. You’ll learn how to create relationships through newsletters and why consistent, valuable communication with customers is so important. Our brand…

It’s time to create your tribe of dedicated followers. During this session you will learn all about email marketing and why it should be one of your top marketing efforts. You’ll learn how to create relationships through newsletters and why consistent, valuable communication with customers is so important. Our brand…