Upcoming Business Programs

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International Trade Opportunities(NIC)

Thursday, March 05, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Zachary Person, program manager of the International Trade Center at College of DuPage will present valuable insights about import/export business opportunities. Explore international trade as a new or enhanced income stream.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Small Business Workshop: Integrated marketing Communications (NIC)

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Tom Gray from the Business Techniques Institute will focus on delivering consistent marketing and branding messages over all channels of communication. Sponsored by NaperLaunch and SCORE.

NaperLaunch Meetup(NIC)

Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
During this networking session, Deb DiSandro, a consultant at Slightly Off, will present a brief workshop on how to make impressive and successful presentations to potential capital funding sources, Venture Capitalists, Angel Investors and investment Bankers.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other entrepreneurs solve common, and not so common challenges.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Bruce Jones, CEO of Design & Promote, will present "How to think like your customers and get more leads using inbound marketing". Topics covered: Keyword research, the most important place to use a keyword, how backlinks are like votes to Google and how to get more of them, calls to action keep people on your site and measure success.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Illinois procurement Technical Assistance Center

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
The PTAC's mission is to advise small businesses how to navigate government contracting to maximize growth opportunities and marketing exposure to government agencies. Learn how to use the PTAC to get through the maze!
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, April 09, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Local entrepreneur Marty Bender built a multi-million dollar business. Listen to his story and learn what it's really like to be an entrepreneur.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other entrepreneurs solve common, and not so common challenges.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.