Events

Garfield Park Community Eats

The Hatchery 135 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL

Join us on The Hatchery Plaza on Saturday, July 2 for this year’s Garfield Park Community Eats event. In partnership with the Taste of Chicago, we invite local residents to come out for live music, food vendors (including members of The Hatchery), and summer fun on the West Side.

Free

Starting Your Business in Illinois

Online Event

This training will help you learn about the basic resources and information needed to start your business in Illinois and help you begin to look at all the steps needed to begin determining the feasibility of your business idea. The webinar will look at the different sections of the business plan and also give you […]

No Cost

How to Start Your Business: Venture Series

Online Event

Are you looking for expert advice on starting and growing a small business? The Venture Series offers resources to build a solid foundation for your dream business. There are four, two hour webinars that cover different material to help you start, scale and succeed in business! Venture Start - Wednesday, July 6, 11:00 AM - […]

$10

Gear Up for State of Illinois Grants

Online Event

Gear Up for State of Illinois Grants Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Training The State of Illinois has many grant opportunities for various organizations/businesses to apply for grants, and while those opportunities are often more limited for small businesses, you want to be prepared when they do become available. The State of Illinois provides […]

No Cost

How to Start Your Business: Venture Series

Online Event

Are you looking for expert advice on starting and growing a small business? The Venture Series offers resources to build a solid foundation for your dream business. There are four, two hour webinars that cover different material to help you start, scale and succeed in business! Venture Start - Wednesday, July 6, 11:00 AM - […]

$10

Manufacturing Export Webinar

Zoom 3403 W Lawrence Ave, Suite 201, Chicago

North Branch Works and the Illinois District Export Council are excited to host an engaging and informative panel discussion for manufacturers looking to begin exporting or expand to new markets. Please join us along with representatives from the Export-Import Bank of the United States, Illinois Department of Commerce Office of Trade and Investment, and U.S. […]

Free

Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Training

Online Event

Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Training The purpose of this training is to increase understanding and compliance of the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA), which has been established in the state of Illinois to increase accountability and transparency in the use of grant funds while reducing the administrative burden on both state agencies […]

No Cost

How to Start Your Business: Venture Series

Online Event

Are you looking for expert advice on starting and growing a small business? The Venture Series offers resources to build a solid foundation for your dream business. There are four, two hour webinars that cover different material to help you start, scale and succeed in business! Venture Start - Wednesday, July 6, 11:00 AM - […]

$10

Meaningful Mentorships Series: Network Building in Action

ICNC 320 N Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL

A follow up to our June 16th class, discover the many forms of mentorship, share how to build out your bench, nurture your network, and set yourself up for success the second part of this workshop will be all about the application and working through building out your bench with your fellow entrepreneurs and mentors. […]

$20

Forecasting Future Revenue Growth

Online Event

Mapping out a clear path to growth is crucial for any business owner. A strong business plan and thoughtful marketing strategy are the tools used by a business owner to stay on track and reach customers. It is equally important for a business owner to estimate how much revenue their marketing efforts will generate and […]

Free

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