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ISBDC announces small business offerings

McHENRY – Find out what others are doing to market their business and share your own experiences, get tips on how to start a new business or explore legal matters relating to small business at seminars offered by the Illinois Small Business Development Center at McHenry County College.

Registration is under way for the following seminars in December:

• 6-8 p.m. Dec. 4, Starting A Business In Illinois: An information-packed evening for anyone interested in starting his own business. An ISBDC experienced instructor will discuss many of the basics pertaining to entrepreneurship, as well as distribute various handouts with agencies and resources available to help small business owners. Fee: No fee to attend, but call to reserve your seat.

• 6-8 p.m. Dec. 5, Marketing Roundtable: The ISBDC offers the Marketing Roundtable group as a no-cost option for small business owners to collaboratively discuss various approaches to marketing and apply the strategies to their businesses. Reservations are encouraged as seating is limited.

8-10 a.m. Dec. 14, Ask a Lawyer Roundtable: This open forum, facilitated by a local attorney, will focus on legal questions relating to small business, international trade, patent and copyright protection, and other general legal concerns. Come prepared with your legal questions. Fee: No fee to attend, but call to reserve your seat.

All classes are held at the Shah Center, 4100 W. Shamrock Lane, McHenry.

For more information or to register, contact the Illinois Small Business Development Center at 815-455-6098 or email sbdc@mchenry.edu.


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