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Friday, January 26, 2018

A HUGE thank you is in order to four staff members who are celebrating anniversaries at BCS.

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Friday, January 05, 2018

3 Steps to Help Businesses Plan for 2018


The beginning of a new year is a great... Read More

Monday, September 25, 2017

The 2017 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition came to a close on September 21 with the announcement of the winners at a special recognition luncheon at Drake University in Des Moines. Twelve teams advanced to the final presentation round, and the winners were announced at the... Read More

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

It is most evident this nation is a forever changing one. Maintaining culturally diverse college campuses not only encourages all students to work as one, but it’s also an investment in stronger workforce. The more diversity we... Read More

Friday, April 14, 2017

Have you ever desired to live a more fulfilled, successful, and meaningful life? This month I sat down with Travis Lloyd, who promises his new podcast, Fostering Change in America...and the Worl... Read More

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Having the right connections and resources, as well as financial backing, is crucial when bringing a business idea to life. Unfortunately, this keeps many ideas from success. That’s the reason the Center for Business Growth and Innovation (CBGI) at the University of Northern Iowa is hosting its f... Read More

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The UNI Center for Business Growth and Innovation has just expanded their staff with the addition of two new hires, two recent graduates from the University of Northern Iowa. I sat down with Sar... Read More

Friday, January 20, 2017

In less than one month, University of Northern Iowa staff, faculty and students will travel to the Iowa Capitol Building in Des Moines to showcase the advancements and impact UNI has made throughout the state.

Here at BCS, we like to have a little fun with UNI Day and for any recurring vi... Read More

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

With this year coming to a close, it’s time to look ahead at some of the most popular entrepreneurial trends of 2017.

Consumer collabs will continue to shape the business environment

The people are fueli... Read More

Friday, December 02, 2016

Working to grow and maintain a business is undeniably challenging. Juggling customer and employee needs, dealing with business operations, and remaining profitable are enough to keep any small business owner on their toes. But what happens after you put in the work to make your business a success... Read More