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Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC

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1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
217-378-8535 http://www.cusbdc.org

Free parking is available in front of or behind our building. Our office is located in the Illini Plaza.

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December 2019

SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

December 10 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on November 26, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on December 3, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on December 18, 2019 at 8:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

December 18 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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One event on November 26, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on December 3, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on December 18, 2019 at 8:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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PTAC Services at CUSBDC

December 18 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on March 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on April 17, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on May 8, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on June 19, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 17, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on August 21, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on October 16, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on November 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on December 18, 2019 at 10:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

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January 2020

SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois

January 7, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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One event on February 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on March 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 7, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 5:30pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois  Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Session Description: Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This informative workshop helps entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions. Topics covered: Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Feasibility checklist Sources of funding, including…

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SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Desktop)

January 9, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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One event on March 19, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on May 13, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Gain a better understanding of QuickBooks accounting software for your own business or your employer’s company with this class, which is geared towards those who are new to or just starting out with QuickBooks. The session will focus on: Setting Up a Company File – create, open, modify, and update Getting Around in QuickBooks – basic concepts, forms, lists, items, journal entry, etc. Chart of Accounts – account names and numbers, types of accounts, working with registers, etc. Working with…

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SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

January 14, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm

One event on February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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PTAC Services at CUSBDC

January 15, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

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SBDC Info Session: City of Champaign Diversity Advancement Program (CDAP)

January 28, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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The City of Champaign Diversity Advancement Program (CDAP) encourages City departments, contractors, and other vendors doing business with the City to increase the amount of goods and services provided by local businesses owned by minorities, women, and other socially and economically disadvantaged groups. The objectives of the CDAP program are to strengthen the use of businesses owned by women, racial/ethnic minorities, and other identified socially disadvantaged groups as defined in City purchasing and contracting policies, and to build capacity for…

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SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

January 29, 2020 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm

One event on February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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February 2020

SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois

February 11, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on February 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on March 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 7, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 5:30pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois  Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Session Description: Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This informative workshop helps entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions. Topics covered: Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Feasibility checklist Sources of funding, including…

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SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

February 14, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm

One event on February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Online)

February 18, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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One event on April 9, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on June 16, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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In this workshop, you will learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business quickly and efficiently using QuickBooks Online. You will learn the basics of using this tool to manage your business' finances including how to navigate easily, manage customers and vendors accounts, recording income and expenses, reconciling bank and credit card accounts, and more. This workshop is intended for new QuickBooks Online users with little to no experience. Topics: Selecting a QuickBooks Online Package Navigating QuickBooks Online…

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PTAC Services at CUSBDC

February 19, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

Find out more »

SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

February 27, 2020 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm

One event on February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

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March 2020

PTAC Services at CUSBDC

March 18, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

Find out more »

SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Desktop)

March 19, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 19, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on May 13, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Gain a better understanding of QuickBooks accounting software for your own business or your employer’s company with this class, which is geared towards those who are new to or just starting out with QuickBooks. The session will focus on: Setting Up a Company File – create, open, modify, and update Getting Around in QuickBooks – basic concepts, forms, lists, items, journal entry, etc. Chart of Accounts – account names and numbers, types of accounts, working with registers, etc. Working with…

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SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois

March 24, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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One event on February 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on March 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 7, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 5:30pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois  Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Session Description: Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This informative workshop helps entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions. Topics covered: Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Feasibility checklist Sources of funding, including…

Find out more »

SBDC Info Session: Understanding the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) Pre-Award Process

March 27, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 29, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm

One event on February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Be prepared for grant opportunities! The Grant Accountability and Transparency Act (GATA) provides uniform guidance for all State of Illinois grant programs. All grant applicants and grantees must comply with GATA grant requirements, which includes the following steps *before* receiving a grant award: pre-qualification on the GATA Grantee Portal (must be completed before an entity can submit a grant application to the State of…

Find out more »
April 2020

SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois

April 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on March 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 7, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 5:30pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois  Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Session Description: Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This informative workshop helps entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions. Topics covered: Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Feasibility checklist Sources of funding, including…

Find out more »

SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Online)

April 9, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 9, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on June 16, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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In this workshop, you will learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business quickly and efficiently using QuickBooks Online. You will learn the basics of using this tool to manage your business' finances including how to navigate easily, manage customers and vendors accounts, recording income and expenses, reconciling bank and credit card accounts, and more. This workshop is intended for new QuickBooks Online users with little to no experience. Topics: Selecting a QuickBooks Online Package Navigating QuickBooks Online…

Find out more »

PTAC Services at CUSBDC

April 15, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

Find out more »
May 2020

SBDC Info Session: City of Champaign Diversity Advancement Program (CDAP)

May 6, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Celebrating National Small Business Week: May 3 - 9,  2020  The City of Champaign Diversity Advancement Program (CDAP) encourages City departments, contractors, and other vendors doing business with the City to increase the amount of goods and services provided by local businesses owned by minorities, women, and other socially and economically disadvantaged groups. The objectives of the CDAP program are to strengthen the use of businesses owned by women, racial/ethnic minorities, and other identified socially disadvantaged groups as defined in…

Find out more »

SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Desktop)

May 13, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 19, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on May 13, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Gain a better understanding of QuickBooks accounting software for your own business or your employer’s company with this class, which is geared towards those who are new to or just starting out with QuickBooks. The session will focus on: Setting Up a Company File – create, open, modify, and update Getting Around in QuickBooks – basic concepts, forms, lists, items, journal entry, etc. Chart of Accounts – account names and numbers, types of accounts, working with registers, etc. Working with…

Find out more »

PTAC Services at CUSBDC

May 13, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

Find out more »
June 2020

SBDC Workshop: Introduction to QuickBooks (Online)

June 16, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 9, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on June 16, 2020 at 8:30am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

In this workshop, you will learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business quickly and efficiently using QuickBooks Online. You will learn the basics of using this tool to manage your business' finances including how to navigate easily, manage customers and vendors accounts, recording income and expenses, reconciling bank and credit card accounts, and more. This workshop is intended for new QuickBooks Online users with little to no experience. Topics: Selecting a QuickBooks Online Package Navigating QuickBooks Online…

Find out more »

SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois

June 16, 2020 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 11, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on March 24, 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on April 7, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 5:30pm

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

SBDC Workshop: Starting Your Business in Illinois  Presented By: Don Elmore, Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Session Description: Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This informative workshop helps entrepreneurs understand many of the steps and requirements. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions. Topics covered: Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC Feasibility checklist Sources of funding, including…

Find out more »

PTAC Services at CUSBDC

June 17, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on March 18, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00am

One event on June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC, 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
+ Google Map

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are resources for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC is pleased to offer PTAC services via Bradley University on select days each month. Services include: One-on-One Counseling Identifying Bid Opportunities including Customized…

Find out more »
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