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EntreFEST 2017 Speaker Nominations Now Open

EntreFEST is back and nominations for breakout session presenters are now underway!

The International Trade Office: Assisting Your Exporting Needs

Have you ever thought about how you could create a global presence for your company? Where do you start? The International Trade Office of the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) has been assisting Iowa companies develop or expand their export markets for more than 30 years.

BusinessUSA: Government Resources for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

BusinessUSA was created to be a centralized, one-stop platform to make it easier for business owners to find and access the services of federal government agencies.

SBA Announces FY 2014 State Trade and Export Promotion Awards

SBA to Award $8 Million to Promote Small Business Exporting

Myth-Busting Fears About Exporting

Don’t miss an opportunity because of misconceptions! You can look past common myths and fears behind exporting in order to grow your business.

Made in Rural America Regional Forum on Exporting

On behalf of the White House Rural Council’s Made in Rural America export and investment initiative, we are pleased to invite you to participate in a regional forum on expanding international market opportunities.

Getting Started Exporting

With the emergence of e-commerce, businesses can now sell and ship their products around the world much easier than in the past.

Ten Proven Tips to Score International Sales

Some of the greatest obstacles to exporting are not knowing where to begin and the vast amount of helpful resources. Here are 10 tips to help you get started.

Russian Community Leaders Explore Entrepreneurship in Kansas

US and Russian leaders discuss how entrepreneur-focused economic development concepts could be put into practice.

Iowa Small Business Development Center partners with Ex-Im Bank, Multiplies Access to Export Financing for Iowa Businesses

The partnership is expected to accelerate export business and job growth by promoting products and services within the Iowa SBDC’s statewide network of 15 regional centers and an International Trade Center (ITC).



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