Events

Looking to enhance your knowledge to help you start or grow your business?  Check this calendar often for a comprehensive list of  classes, seminars, Imagination Network meetings, and other events hosted by IGNITE! partners.

Dec
12
Wed
Explore Starting a Business – Appleton @ FVTC D.J. Bordini Center
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

EXPLORE STARTING A BUSINESS

The complimentary Explore Starting a Business session provides a look inside at what it takes to launch a small business. Whether you want to own a part-time, home-based, micro, small or an entrepreneurial business, this session provides you with the information to get started.

Explore key factors in starting a business. Examine how to determine if you have a feasible idea, how to assess your business model and learn how developing a plan will build your business skills. Benefit from learning about all of the technical and financial resources available to help you launch a new business or reboot your existing business.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Learn About
  • The four (4) critical things you must do to launch and sustain a small business
  • Resources available to new and existing small business owners
  • Why the planning process is essential to your success
  • Skill sets needed to be a successful business owner
  • The legal, financial and regulatory issues
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Network with people who want to start a business or already operate a business
  • Get a realistic perspective of how to get a solid start in business ownership
  • Participate in lively discussions that will answer key questions about launching and growing a business
  • Learn about how to get money to launch or grow your small business
Jan
2
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Jan 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Feb
6
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Feb 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Mar
6
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Apr
3
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

May
1
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Jun
5
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Jul
3
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Jul 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Aug
7
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.

Sep
4
Wed
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
1 Million Cups Fond du Lac @ Envision Greater Fond du Lac | Fond du Lac | Wisconsin | United States

A monthly event that connects entrepreneurs and the Fond du Lac community over conversation and coffee!

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Through the power of volunteers, 1 Million Cups has grown to more than 180 communities.

As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses. Mr. Kauffman believed it was a fundamental right for anyone who had a big idea to be able to bring it to life—and we’re here to fulfill that mission.

1MCFDL will host entrepreneurs at Envision Greater Fond du Lac. For the schedule of upcoming presentations or to present your business, check out www.1millioncups.com/fonddulac.