Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Employees: Simplified @ GRID COLLABORATIVE WORKSPACE
Jan 19 @ 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Most workers are classified as either exempt or non-exempt depending on their salary and the type of work they do. But classifying employees can become very complicated and confusing. Learn what makes your employees exempt or non-exempt, ask questions of our industry experts and enjoy...
Jan 19 @ 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
KC Roundtable is in existence to provide 20 and 30-something Kansas City entrepreneurs with a group of peers to support and collaborate on each others’ businesses. Our mission is to: – Focus on relationship building; not lead generating – Facilitate collaboration, openness, transparency, learning and...
Jan 19 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Learn about what investors need to know and want to see before making an investment in a start-up. Presented by Michele Weigand, Managing Partner of Focused Perspective with over 27 years of Finance and Business Development experience. Michele was the former Chief Investment Officer for...
Jan 19 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Third Thursday KCedu and Lean Lab Happy Hour @ EduHub | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
Join #KCedu and the Lean Lab at EduHub, a co-working space for education and youth-related startups. Network with genius educators, business partners, and other interested folks as you eat and drink, learn and collide! When you arrive, grab a snack and check out the whiteboard...
Jan 19 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
KC Amazon Web Services User Group @ Cerner Continuous Campus (Performance Conference Room)
Jan 19 @ 6:00 PM
This group is for all current (and potential) users of Amazon Web Services. We’ll talk about general cloud topics as they pertain to AWS such as security, scalability, architecture, etc. We will be serving Pizza. 1/19 Agenda: 6:00-6:20 — Meet and Greet / Grab some...
Jan 23 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Code for KC Project Celebration @ Sprint Accelerator  |  |  |
Come join in the celebration of 2016 Code for KC projects. Pizza & beverages provided.
The Innovation Exchange @ Think Big Coworking
Jan 24 @ 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
The Innovation Exchange @ Think Big Coworking |  |  |
*** This month, Startland editor Bobby Burch will be talking with Lesa Mitchell, managing director of Techstars Kansas City. More guests to be announced soon. *** Rarely are all the facts of breaking news included in the stories we read. From the coincidences that led...
1 Million Cups @ Kauffman Foundation
Jan 25 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.
Jan 25 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Find out how the TechHire initiative can impact your organization, how you can participate with subsidized placements, and discover how you can influence programming, training and curriculum to better meet your workforce needs. During these meetups, we will explore those topics and dive deeper into...
Tech on Tap Series @ Lifted Spirits Distillery
Jan 25 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Tech on Tap Series @ Lifted Spirits Distillery |  |  |
Welcome to our Tech on Tap Series sponsored by Greg Elliot. Join the KC Tech Council and other members of Kansas City’s tech scene for an opportunity to have a drink on us, network and learn about our role in the city’s tech scene.
Jan 25 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Entreprenuer's Journey for Business Success @ Sprint Accelerator |  |  |
On January 25, 2017, we are giving you a chance to hear successful entrepreneurs from across the city to learn about their business journey. Entrepreneur’s Journey will give you insight on what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. Prepare for a night of learning...
Jan 26 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
FX January Luncheon – Doing What You Love and Loving What You Do @ Ruins Pub |  |  |
A Conversation with the KC Royals Top Communicator Mike Swanson’s been around baseball for much of his life. As a kid, his mom took him to her jobs working for the Royals and Chiefs. That early exposure to sports cultivated a passion for baseball, and...
Build A Website Workshop @ Spider Oak Offices, Suite 324
Jan 28 – Jan 29 all-day
Build A Website Workshop @ Spider Oak Offices, Suite 324 | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
SAVE OVER $1,500 ON A NEW WEBSITE BY BUILDING IT YOURSELF, WITH OUR HELP, NO CODING REQUIRED! Save money by building your own site! Workshop fee includes: 12 hours of training and guided development ($1,200 value) Hosting for 1 year ($300 value) Domain name registration...
Code for KC Hack Night @ Sprint Accelerator
Jan 30 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Interested in helping the Kansas City area?Β  Great! Whether or not you know how to code, you can help by joining us to work on civic hackery to create a better Kansas City and surrounding cities. Bring projects, ideas, designs, laptops, data, and friends. Meeting...
1 Million Cups @ Kauffman Foundation
Feb 1 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.
First Wednesdays @ Bloch Executive Hall for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Feb 1 @ 5:00 PM
Join us for A Conversation with William Dunn Sr. and Steven Dunn. Hear first-hand how Dunn’s commitment to the promises of client satisfaction and adhering to core values helped him grow his father’s company into one of the nation’s leading providers of construction management services,...
Feb 2 @ 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
KC Roundtable is in existence to provide 20 and 30-something Kansas City entrepreneurs with a group of peers to support and collaborate on each others’ businesses. Our mission is to: – Focus on relationship building; not lead generating – Facilitate collaboration, openness, transparency, learning and...
Feb 2 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come and meet all the members and get a tour of the space. Stay for turbo talks on various topics of the moment. Share your projects and ideas or maybe just eat a hot dog. Thursday nights are free to non-members until 9PM. We do...
Code for KC Hack Night @ Sprint Accelerator
Feb 6 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Interested in helping the Kansas City area?Β  Great! Whether or not you know how to code, you can help by joining us to work on civic hackery to create a better Kansas City and surrounding cities. Bring projects, ideas, designs, laptops, data, and friends. Meeting...