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The Village of Mount Prospect is teaming up with the Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, the IL Small Business Development Center, Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association and the Mount Prospect Public Library to help new businesses get established by providing a package of innovative economic development resources. The Entrepreneur's Café is a free presentation and open discussion designed to guide new and prospective businesses down the path of success.

Look for our next Entrepreneur's Café in May 2014. 

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Sign up to receive our montly E-newsletter and receive information on upcoming  Entrepreneur's Café programs and news specifially for small business owners.

Tools to help ensure your success in Mount Prospect - education, mentoring, marketing opportunities and contact with successful existing business owners - will be available to you through this program. For information regarding the next Entrepreneur's Café event, or to sign up to our email list, contact Nellie Beckner, Long Range Planner, at (847) 818-5312 or email                    

Our most recent event, held February 27, 2014, was a success. Thank-you to all that attended, and a special thanks to guest Mark Lieberman from SCORE Chicago for the presentation on Cash Management for Small Businesses.

View Documents from Previous Entrepreneur Café Events:

Cash Flow and Financing
Understand the importance of monitoring cash flow for your small business. Includes advice on what to expect when asking for financing. Supporting documents: Cash Flow Worksheet and a Financial Statement Example.

Getting Started
Learn the basic requirements for opening a small business in Mount Prospect, as well as the services provided by the Village. Presented on November 13, 2013.

Learn more about our partners:

Mount Prospect Public Library
Small Business Development Center at Harper College
    For Upcoming Harper College Small Business Seminars, click here.
Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce
Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association

Last updated: 3/11/2014 10:14:43 AM