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Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center at SIUE
SBDC

Workshops and Seminars

Starting a Small Business in Illinois Workshops

This is an introductory course on opening a small, for-profit, business in Illinois, which will include resources available through the SBDC.  

"Starting a Business in Illinois" workshops are subject to class size limits, so pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  All participants are asked to pay a one-time, $10 registration fee to cover administrative costs.

Pre-registration is required for the workshop. See link below under the event to register and pay. To register and pay, please use the links provided under the events. We will be sending a reminder in advance to remind you of the workshop.

Workshop Date Location Time

Starting a Small Business in Illinois Workshop with Q & A 

Register & Pay: 
https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30733 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

SIUE Main Campus,
Morris University Center
Board Room - Second Floor
6 Hairpin Drive,
Edwardsville IL, 62025
3-5pm

Starting a Small Business in Illinois Workshop with Q & A 

Register & Pay:
https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30855 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

SIUE East St. Louis Campus

Building D, Room 2002
601 James R. Thompson Blvd.

East St. Louis, IL 62201

 3 – 5 p.m.

Pre-registration is required for the online workshop. Please go to our eCenter and register with our office, here.

All those who attend the online workshop will have to schedule a required no cost, one-on-one counseling session with one of our Business Specialists. 

Workshop Web Address

Online Starting a Small Business in Illinois Workshop

TBA

For more information or to register contact:

Marti Guntren
Business Specialist
(618) 650-2929
mguntre@siue.edu   

Other Workshops

Workshop Date Location/Time

Google Analytics &
Google AdWords Workshop

Presented by CorkTree Creative

Register & Pay: 
http://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30727

Thursday, February 21, 2019

SIUE Lovejoy Library

2nd Floor - Computer Lab
Redmond Learning Center Instruction

6 Hairpin Drive, Edwardsville, IL 62025

9-10:30 a.m.

NDC Training Workshop
"How to Get a Loan"
(1/2 session)

Register:
http://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30731

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

 

SIUE East St. Louis Higher Education Campus

Building D,
Multi-Purpose Rooms 1006/1008

601 James R. Thompson Blvd.
East St. Louis, IL 62201

9 a.m-12 p.m.

NDC Training Workshop
"Cash Reigns Supreme"
(2/2 session)

Register:
https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30732 

Thursday,
March 7, 2019

SIUE East St. Louis Higher Education Campus

Building D,
Multi-Purpose Rooms 1006/1008

601 James R. Thompson Blvd. 
East St. Louis, IL 62201

9 a.m-12 p.m.

Customer Discovery & The Competitive Advantage 

Register & Pay: 
https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30839

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Harvest Market

125 N. Rapp Avenue, Columbia IL 62236

5:30-7 p.m.

Comenzando un Pequeño Negocio en Illinois Seminario 

Starting a Small Business in Illinois - Spanish Version

Sponsored by the Latino Round Table and Tania Interian, State Farm Agent

Register:
http://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/30741

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Fairmont City Library

4444 Collinsville Rd.
Fairmont City, IL 62201

4-6 p.m.

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