Workshops & Events

View our currently scheduled workshops and register online.

Lab20-copy-1024x681Business & Computer Workshops

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Information to enhance your career, start a new business or strengthen your existing business.
From computer basics to more advanced offerings, we offer workshops on software that is used in businesses everyday.

Online Business Workshops
There are opportunities for training online, including some of our most popular business workshops. Check out the online training opportunities provided by UMD CED, SBA, the IRS and more.

Our online workshops

Minnesota SBDC workshops

SBA Online Workshops

General Workshops

Introduction to Accounting

Introduction to Franchising

IRS Online Workshops

Self Employed Taxes

Small Business Taxes

Tailor-made training sessions for companies and organizations.

Do you need training on a specific software or program we don’t offer? Do you want training that is specific to your companies needs? Contact the CED Workshop Coordinator to inquire about our customized training opportunities at 218-726-7298.

Receive quality training that will help you operate your business more efficiently, start a business, or advance your career. We offer both in-person and online workshops.

Joel Labovitz Entrepreneurial Success AwardsLabo-Gold

The Joel Labovitz Entrepreneurial Success Awards recognize business owners and entrepreneurs who have dared to dream, taken risks, and contributed to our region’s economic success.

Teen Enterprise

UMD Teen ExperienceA summer camp for all high school students. Do you want to own your own business someday or even now? UMD Teen Enterprise challenges students to think entrepreneurially while still in high school! Join us to learn how to think like an entrepreneur.

Upper Midwest Basic Economic Development CourseUpper Midwest Basic Economic Development Course

The Upper Midwest Economic Development Course is a comprehensive educational experience on the theory and practice of economic development fundamentals and is accredited by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). It fulfills the first prerequisites for those who wish to take the Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) Examination.