The entrepreneurial experience of starting a new business is thrilling, exciting, scary, and often nerve racking, to name just a few emotions. And whether you’re thinking about starting a new business in the Des Moines area – ranked Best Place for Business and Careers in 2013 – or you just launched your new endeavor, central Iowa is filled with countless, valuable resources to help you start off on the right foot and avoid future problems, including avoidable corporate disputes.
Check out this list of valuable resources and don’t be afraid to reach out and contact someone. No matter what stage you’re in, they’re there for a reason:
- West Des Moines Incubator;
- StartupCity Des Moines;
- One Million Cups of Coffee Des Moines;
- Startup Iowa;
- Iowa Small Business Development Center;
- The Greater Des Moines Partnership; and
- BrownWinick Startup Group.
We hope this list will help you in many aspects, and perhaps provide you with a few great people to surround yourself with in your business ventures. Finally, we welcome our readers to send in additional resources that they’ve used or learned about in Iowa’s rich startup environment.
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