10.02.19

WEOC LAUNCH WOMEN BUSINESS BUILDERS SHARE THEIR STORIES

Women in tech, female founders are making great progress through this program. Check out this video, highlighting how they felt as they started the program, how they are growing their companies, and their advice to female founders. Stay tuned, Cohort 4 begins soon.

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10.02.19

FORT WAYNE START UP WEEK – OCTOBER 14-18, 2019

Fort Founders Collaborative (a group of entrepreneurial service organizations) is pleased to bring this year’s Startup Week to you. It’s a weeklong conference celebrating entrepreneurs and providing training for those interested in entrepreneurship in our community. This year’s lineup includes 25 events across Northeast Indiana. The NIIC and WEOC personally invite you to attend the […]

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10.02.19

BUILD INSTITUTE PLANNING EDUCATION SESSIONS

Below is information about upcoming Build Institute Business Planning Education sessions. Build Institute Fort Wayne Session 9 (Inquire Now): Tuesdays, October 8 – December 3 @ 5:30 p.m – 8:30 p.m., Decatur City Hall, Second floor conference room, 172 N. 2nd St. Decatur, IN 46733 – Registration Deadline – 10/04/2019 Build Institute Fort Wayne Session 10 (Inquire Now): Mondays, […]

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08.14.19

CELEBRATING SPONSORS & CLIENTS AT THE 6TH ANNUAL PICNIIC

Taryn R. Ellis, NIIC Marketing Intern NIIC and WEOC clients plus Ideas@Work sponsors are all reasons to celebrate. That’s the purpose for our annual PicNIIC. We realize everyone works hard at building their businesses, and we appreciate the support to keep the Ideas@Work movement momentum going year round. The PicNIIC was held in The NIIC […]

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07.30.19

Working together to cultivate startup growth

Tammy Y. Allen, Director, Marketing & Programs, The NIIC Photo Caption: Congratulations to Cohort 3 Build Institute graduates Jennifer Bermejo, Brenna Curry, Janie Garrison, Angela Harrison, Ricco Nettles, Virginia Richardson and Tyler Stevenson. This cohort was hosted at The NIIC. Many entrepreneurs commit to starting a business yet don’t know where to turn for expertise […]

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06.26.19

Junior Achievement Young Entrepreneur Campers Spend Experiential Learning Day At The NIIC

Photo by The NIIC By Taryn Ellis, NIIC Marketing Intern Middle school students from Northeast Indiana schools participated in JA Young Entrepreneur Summer Camp the week of June 17, 2019. It included spending a day at The NIIC, engrossed in experiential learning. The goal of the camp is to “inspire them to someday make business […]

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05.15.19

Mental Health Assessment Tools

Photo from LookUp Indiana By Taryn Ellis, NIIC Marketing Intern May is National Mental Health Awareness month. Not only is it important to bring this topic to the forefront of our conversations, but also educate everyone on where to reach out for help and resources. LookUp Indiana is driven to start the conversations and silence […]

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04.15.19

Collaborating To Strengthen The Community

. Photo caption: NIIC Business Concierges, Courtney Kimble and Alecia Vece shown with items donated by NIIC clients and staff for ACPL’s National Libraries Week Food Drive to benefit Community Harvest Food Bank. By Taryn Ellis, NIIC Marketing Intern During National Libraries Week, Allen County Public Library (ACPL) made it their mission to collect non-perishable […]

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01.29.19

Entrepreneurial Community Supports Out of a Jam

by Taryn Ellis, NIIC Marketing Intern Paula Kauffman, Founder & Director, Out of a Jam, expressed her joy to NIIC clients and staff, as the recipient of The NIIC’s annual Merry-Giving Tree drive. The donated items will help Out of a Jam as it expands programming and moves forward with community outreach. Kauffman started Out of a […]

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01.29.19

Focus on What Matters

by Suzanne Haga, WEOC Coordinator Photo by McKinsey, Rawpixel.com How many times have you been at your desk working when your mind begins to wander? You look out the window and dream of warm weather. Or think about the seemingly million tasks you need to finish in the next two days.  These are examples of lost […]

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