Small Business Seminars
Starting Your Business in Illinois (SBDC 2000)
This seminar helps future entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements of starting a small business in the state of Illinois. This course covers a variety of topics, including creating a business plan and forms of incorporation. Sign up for one of our monthly seminars.
Establishing a Marketing Strategy (SBDC 2300)
Create an effective marketing plan with which you can achieve your sales and marketing goals by understanding your competitors and your clients. You will learn how to present your products or services in a manner that will
appeal to your clientele.
When Does a Hobby Turn Into a Business? (SBDC 2010)
Have you been asking yourself, “Do I have successful hobby or a business?” Are you thinking of turning your passion into profit. Learn how to evaluate a current hobby to see if it is time to take it to a business level. Our business analyst will guide you through a critical analysis to help you determine the direction that is right for you.
Internet Marketing for the Small Business (SBDC 2806)
A full day event that encompasses “The Power of E-Mail Marketing”, “Social Media Marketing Made Simple” and “Creating an E-Friendly Newsletter” so that you can learn all you need to know about using the internet to reach and keep your clients. This full day event will include a one hour networking lunch. Lunch will be provided.