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Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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By Chanté Keller
April 09, 2019

Classes, Events to Grow Your KC Business: Start, Fund, Scale Your Biz

The KCSourceLink calendar is chock-full of classes and events you can attend to learn how to start and scale your business. Chanté Keller, Network Navigator extraordinaire, is here with a few of the highlights. Grab your calendar, and let's get to work.

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The Multicultural Business Coalition is hosting its Tour Week: Take advantage of business tips, opportunities to connect and resources to help you from April 8-13. Visit the MBC website for specifics.

Check out Experiencing Kansas City Opportunity Zones and learn more about these incentives 10 a.m. - noon April 10 with the Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.

Get an actionable plan for your marketing and sales teams at Sales + Marketing: How Do They Work Together in Your Business?, 10 - 11:30 a.m. April 11 with KC BizCare.

Join us for 1 Million Cups KC 9 - 10 a.m. April 17 and hear from some great KC businesses, see how you can support entrepreneurs in Kansas City and learn how #WeCreateKC.

Drop in on the Cheers to Business Happy Hour, sample some local brews and network with business owners and decision-makers 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. April 18 with Velocity Lee’s Summit.

Check out this Wyandotte County Town Hall and listen to a Conscious Conversation: Entrepreneurship, Economics, Education 6 - 8 p.m. April 18 with Entrepreneur Business Basics.

Get the scoop at Foreign Trade Zone: 101 and learn how your business can leverage FTZs from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. April 23 with the World Trade Center - Kansas City.

Visit the full classes and events calendar online.
KCSourceLink helps aspiring startups and established small businesses find the right business resources to start, scale or accelerate. Give us a call (816-235-6500) or tell us who you are, and we’ll help you find your path to business success.

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