The Startup Guide to BusinessWednesday, 17 July, 2019
Location: College of DuPage Business Development Center
Business Status: Pre-Venture, Startup
Are you confused about the steps required to open a small business in Illinois? This session will provide fundamental knowledge about what it takes to open a business, including: understanding your entrepreneurial DNA, how to pick a name, branding, and the basic components of a business plan.
James Poznak, attorney in private practice at Poznak Law Firm Ltd (www.poznaklaw.com) will be present to discuss the differences in corporate structures (Sole Proprietor vs LLC and S-Corp), and provide a brief overview of trademarks.
Katherine O'Connell (www.blockadvisors.com) in Glen Ellyn, IL will present a half hour session on tax filing.
Learn about your aptitude as an entrepreneur. Understand risks, rewards, and lessons on the essential elements in launching a successful business in Illinois. By the end of the workshop you will be able to determine if you are ready to take the plunge.
Presented by the ILSBDC staff, Center for Entrepreneurship at College of DuPage