Two professional workshops focused on starting or expanding a business in Illinois will be offered in the summer.
The Sustainable Entrepreneurship through Education & Development (SEED) Center of Eastern Illinois University will offer another round of business workshops to help combat the 80 percent of small businesses that fail within the first five years.
The “How to Start a Business” workshops will cover topics such as an individual’s personal financial situation, evaluating a business concept, finding a market, establishing operational strategies, creating financial statements and obtaining funding for a business venture.
The next two “How to Start a Business” workshops will be offered at:
The workshops will cost $25 per person and $35 per couple. Registration is required by noon on the day of the class. Registration is available online here.