Coming Up in Kansas City Entrepreneurship
The KCSourceLink calendar is chock-full of classes and events that you can attend to learn how to start and scale your business. Jenny Miller, network builder extraordinaire, is here with a few of the highlights. Grab your calendar, and let's get to work:
Today in 1386, the Ming Dynasty was initiated in China – let KCSourceLink help you initiate your business dynasty!
Attend Innovation Exchange on January 24 to hear from Kansas City’s accelerators, who happen to be KCSourceLink partners.
GUILDit will feature Jason Pollen and Michael Wickerson – learn how art and business fuse for these two local artists on January 26.
Dreaming of Doing What You Love and Loving What You Do? Join Freelance Exchange for their monthly luncheon on January 27 to hear from Mike Swanson, VP of communications and broadcasting for the Royals.
Stop by Kansas Day Business Expo in Paola, KS on January 28 to visit with Kaitlyn, KCSourceLink network navigator, about programs and services through KCSourceLink while learning about other businesses and organization in the area.
February 2 brings Groundhog Day AND Funding a Scalable Startup in KC offered by the Enterprise Center in Johnson County at Village Square
More timely opportunities
Kansas State University has partnered with the Kansas Department of Commerce and KS State Bank to offer entrepreneurs across the state of Kansas the ability to access funding to help develop new ideas or grow Kansas-based goods-producing businesses. Apply for JumpStart funding now
Entrepreneurship Scholars (E-Scholars) is an intensive, early-stage venture development program offered by the Regnier Institute
for community members and UMKC students. The cost is $500, an over $5000 value. Applications close by 1/28
Charlotte Street’s pilot StartUp Residency program aims to foster the development of an arts-based, innovative startup. The winning startup will receive business training and 12 months of rent-free storefront residency space in downtown Kansas City, MO. Apply by 2/6
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