Thursday, January 24

Hiring The Next Generation Of Talent In 2019

Join the JumpStart Emerging Talent Network (ETN) for an informative workshop designed to give you tools and strategies for working with the next generation of employees. You will learn how to build strong relationships with the growing Generation Z workforce. You will also learn how the ETN connects local companies...
Tuesday, January 29

The Hustlers’ Round Table: Freelancers, Contractors, Interns Oh My…

JAN 29 6PM – 8PM Hustler's Round Table: Freelancers, Contractors, Interns, Oh My... The Hustler's Round Table brings together business owners, entrepreneurs, creatives and community leaders in a candid and intimate discussion about the art of the hustle. At this Cincinnati event, we will discuss the challenges and opportunities to building capacity...
Thursday, January 31

Help Wanted: Building Wealth in Minority Communities

The United States is experiencing a rapid and profound transition from an industrial economy to a digital, global, and knowledge-based and service-based economy. Like much of America, our city and region has struggled with this economic transition. The Two Tomorrows, a recent report from the Fund for Our Economic Future, challenges...
Thursday, January 31

Innovation Fund Informational Session

Innovation Fund Informational Session Thursday, January 31, 2019 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Lorain County Community College Desich Entrepreneurship Center, Room 132 151 Innovation Drive Elyria Ohio 44035
Thursday, January 31

NTI Retail Incubator Program – Meet and Greet

In this second round of the NTI Retail Incubator Program selection process, judges and the public will get the chance to meet and interact with prospective businesses. Each contestant will set up a display table that will introduce visitors to their business model and will make a case for why...
Friday, February 1

TWELFTH ANNUAL GROUNDHOG DAY INTERNATIONAL TRADE FORECAST BREAKFAST

Whether you have already been exporting or are a start-up that will be “born global,” it is good to know what non-US markets look like. The Twelfth Annual Ground Hog Day International Trade Forecast Breakfast will give you an around-the-world tour of what to expect in the global economy in...
Thursday, February 7

A Taste of Innovation: An Open House at Canton Innovation District HQ

Join us for an open house at the freshly renovated headquarters of the newly formed Canton Innovation District. Tour the space, network with other entrepreneurs and community leaders, learn more about the Innovation District and connect with JumpStart’s expanding work in Stark County. Complimentary food and drinks will be provided...
Tuesday, February 12

The ABCs of Your First 5 Hires

The challenges of making your first hires can be overwhelming task because  decisions you make can impact your scaling company today, tomorrow and beyond. So, what do you need to know? How do you approach hiring? And what's the best way to hire to ensure you can accomplish your goals today...
Saturday, February 16

1,000 Ties

Brothers, Fathers, Uncles, Mentors, Coaches and Community Members THIS IS FOR YOU !!! February 16, 2019 from noon - 2:00pm at East Professional Building, 1349 E. 79th Cleveland Ohio. This event is open to young men ages 6-21. Each young man will leave with a tie of their choice and...
Wednesday, February 20

Spending Smart: Making The Most Of Your Marketing Dollars

Marketing a business isn’t easy, or cheap. Join us for a conversation about impactful marketing strategies and easy-to-implement tactics that will help you get results without breaking the bank. Entry is free. Light refreshments will be provided. The Core City: Cleveland program is supported by the KeyBank Business Boost and Build program,...
Thursday, February 21

4th Annual Cleveland Internship Summit

Join us for the 4th Annual Cleveland Internship Summit, presented by the Greater Cleveland Partnership, on Thursday, February 21, 2019. The Summit will bring together business community representatives and educators to discuss how to increase and improve internship opportunities in Northeast Ohio through a range of panels and conversations. Attendees will...
Saturday, February 23

AT&T Toledo Smart Cities Hackathon, powered by JumpStart

Across the globe, “Smart Cities” are working to harness the power of data and technology to solve community problems and improve the quality of life for their residents. Join a dynamic group of students, technology experts and community leaders for a 36-hour Toledo Smart Cities Hackathon, designed to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the region. From homelessness and geographic health disparities, to water quality and other environmental challenges we’ll look for new...
Tuesday, March 12

thinkBIG! Veale Innovation Challenge & Summit

There are two ways to be a part of this free event designed specifically for high school students! Enter the Challenge Submit your innovative business or social enterprise concept to compete for $9,000 in prizes and recognition as a Veale Innovator! Attend the Summit A unique, one-day conference featuring panels...