What’s missing from the Mount Prospect business community? You!
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.
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New Event: Resource Databases for Business Owners
Monday, November 10
Noon – 1 PM
Mount Prospect Public Library
Meeting Room A
Presenter: Joe Collier, Business Reference Librarian
Whether you are in need of resources to help your business grow... or you are doing research to launch your own business, Business Reference Librarian Joe Collier will present a snapshot of incredible databases and other resources available to you through the Mount Prospect Public Library. This presentation is sure to be informative for all business owners: established, new or prospective! Registration is free. Click to RSVP or email for more information.
VIEW MATERIALS FROM PREVIOUS EVENTS
Entrepreneur's Café September 8, 2014 - Taking the Next Step In Entrepreneurship. Presentation
Supporting Materials: The Plan: Step by Step Business Workbook and Starting Your Business in Illinois (Handbook), both provided by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. These detailed handbooks are informative to all prospective and new small business owners.
Best Books for Home-Based Businesses - Presented by the Mount Prospect Public Library
Free & Low Cost Business Workshops: Already own a business? From finances to social media, there's a topic for all entrepreneurs:
Upcoming Workshops presented by SCORE Chicago
Upcoming Workshops presented by the Small Business Development Center at Harper College
Entrepreneur's Café February 27, 2014 - 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. . Guest speaker, Mark Lieberman of SCORE Chicago.
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
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 Entrepreneur's Café program, contact Nellie Beckner, Long Range Planner, at (847) 818-5312 or email.