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ISBDC Seminars Aim to Support Small Businesses

[Wednesday, May 16, 2018]

Aspiring entrepreneurs can get tips on how to start a new business and learn how to craft an effective business plan at two separate seminars offered by the Illinois Small Business Development Center, located at the McHenry County College Shah Center, 4100 W. Shamrock Lane in McHenry.

The Starting a Business in Illinois seminar will take place from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5. Multiple aspects of business ownership will be discussed including the legal aspects of starting a business in Illinois, the importance of a business plan and the resources available to support a new venture. Cost is $35. Use course code: NBD S21 011 when registering.

The Business Planning Essentials seminar will take place from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13. Whether you’re looking for capital or to drive a greater margin—a business plan is essential. Learn what to include in a good business plan and the method to project your cash flow. From writing an effective narrative to building a financial model, this course will help define your company’s goals and objectives and prepare you for that meeting with the bank. Cost is $35. Use course code: NBD S26 002 when registering.

To register for either of these seminars, contact (815) 455-8588 or register online at and select “Register for Workforce and Community Development” classes. For more information, contact the Illinois Small Business Development Center at (815) 455-6098. Visit to view more course and seminar listings.

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