2019 Competitive Dashboard Unveiled

Check out our annual report measuring how Iowa competes nationally. read more

IBC Encouraged by State Legislative Leaders' Focus on Workforce

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Iowa's Largest Employers Bullish on 2019 Business Prospects

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2019 State Legislative Agenda Announced

The IBC's legislative agenda focuses on workforce, housing, & improving Iowa's tax climate. 

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Career Ready Workforce

In order to sustain and grow business and industry in Iowa, we need workers of all skill levels. So, the Iowa Business Council works to align business and education to create a career ready workforce in Iowa. 


In an effort to grow jobs, strengthen our economy and improve the fiscal health of our state, the Iowa Business Council supports the creation of a simple, transparent, and stable tax structure.  

How do you expect your company's sales to change in the next six months? 

Iowa's national rankings in the attainment of bachelor degrees and beyond.