Intro to Government Contracting

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This webinar provides businesses with an introduction to government contracting and includes: -Overview of how agencies buy and sell goods and services -Market research to identify contract opportunities -The role of diverse certifications -Introduction to buying plans -Next steps to get started.     Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center is a partnership between WBDC and...

APPLICATION DEADLINE | CityCon Fall 2022 Cohort

PROGRAM OVERVIEW The Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) is proud to present CityCon WBDC. This program provides an immersive experience for local small businesses to gain an understanding on how to navigate the City of Chicago procurement (buying) process and preparing responsive and strong proposals/bids for City...

APPLICATION DEADLINE | Elevate Childcare Business Cohort

Presented by the Early Childhood Education Entrepreneurship Program (ECEEP) Our early childhood education entrepreneurship services are designed to provide business insight to prospective and existing childcare entrepreneurs for home and center-based businesses. Elevate program participants will follow a process to develop a business plan and marketing strategy, learn operational best practices and sound methods for...

WBE Onboarding

Newly certified as a WBENC WBE, or wanting a refresher about how to use your WBE certification? Join us for this free thirty-minute webinar. Contact Information: Karen Goldner | Managing Director, Established Business Services | kgoldner@wbdc.org Click here to register.

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