Education, Entrepreneurs, Monona County Economic Development

Online or Left Behind Workshops in November

By admin on October 21, 2020 0 Comments

Small business owners in the Siouxland area interested in creating an online presence to promote and sell their products are invited to attend a free workshop, “Online or Left Behind, 4 Steps to Prepare for Holiday Sales and Maximize Business in 2021”. Stacy Orndorff, Entrepreneurial Community Navigator for Iowa’s West Coast Initiative and owner of Heartland Coffee & Nosh, will be sharing her personal story of keeping her businesses afloat in the midst of a global pandemic. Small businesses will discover simple ways to promote and sell products online, as well as learn about themes that have emerged from the pandemic that are shared by entrepreneurs across the nation.

This workshop is free and open to the public and will be offered online and in-person.

Online Workshop Dates/Times
 Monday, October 26 via Zoom @ 1:00 pm
 Tuesday, October 27 via Zoom @ 7:00 am
 Wednesday, October 28 via Zoom @ 4:00 pm
 Friday, October 30 via Zoom @ 9:00 am

In-Person Workshop Dates/Times
 Thursday, October 29, Springboard Co-Working, 700 4 th Street, Suite 210, Sioux City, IA 9:00 am
 Wednesday, November 4 th , Ada J’s Steakhouse, 103 West Main Street, Ute, IA 6:00 pm
 Monday, November 9 th , The Stirring, 403 5 th Street, Correctionville, IA 6:00 pm

In Person Space is limited to allow for social distancing

To register, email

This workshop is presented by Iowa’s West Coast Initiative and the Siouxland Interstate
Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) with funding in part by U.S. Economic Development
Administration (EDA) CARES Act and Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA)

Questions can be directed to:
Stacy Orndorff, Entrepreneurial Community Navigator
Iowa West Coast Initiative
712-870-0436 ·

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