Events

SBA Supporting Small Businesses During Times of Crisis

Join Marc Ferguson – Assistant Regional Director SBA Mark Ferguson as he engages us in conversation on the any resources and support provided to small businesses impacted by COVID 19. (The focus would be to provide insight on SBA programs, COVID 19 safety importance, resources available for small businesses. The webinar would be 60 minutes … Continued

Service your clients to increase sales and retention

In these trying times businesses need three things: – Attract more customers -Increase repeat customers -referrals Join Donna Smith Bellinger and WBC Aurora to learn how to apply big business strategies to increase sales! Please fill out the form  prior to attending the webinar. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made upon request, … Continued

Are You Ready For COVID-19 Relief Funding?

Businesses large and small were negatively impacted by COVID-19. Government, corporate, and foundations rallied to provide financial assistance. Were you able to apply? It’s not too late, but you need to make sure you have your financial house in order. Join us as Nancye Rivera, president of Plus Bookkeeping Services, Inc. provides you with essential … Continued

Virtual – Rise Up! Starting Your Childcare Business 6-Week Cohort

Create a future for yourself and the next generation. Our early childhood education entrepreneurship services are designed to provide business insight to prospective and existing childcare entrepreneurs for home and center-based businesses. Our early childhood education entrepreneurship services are designed to provide business insight to prospective and existing childcare entrepreneurs for home and center-based businesses. … Continued

Virtual – How to set your business up for Growth!

Thinking of starting a business? Recently started one? Ready to set your business up at a legal entity, a Corporation or LLC? If you are an entrepreneur, start-up or established business, please join us for this seminar on how you can avoid common legal mistakes in forming, owning and operating a business. This workshop will … Continued

Pricing Right

Pricing is the fastest way to grow revenue. Veteran consultant and author Tom Gray will explain how to design a pricing plan that delivers both value to customers and healthy profits for your business. Learn techniques on how to analyze your prices and how it affects your bottom line, choosing your revenue model and more. … Continued

Discover 4 Proven Ways to Build Business Credit

Certified Credit Consultant that can help you have better credit, better opportunities, and a better lifestyle. Speaker:  http://jeritoliver.com/press-kit/  

How To Build Your Business Using Social Media

We all know that social media is EVERYWHERE, but can it rally help you grow your business? The answer is: YES! Join Social Media Manager & Expert Briana Jones to learn how to use various soicla meida platforms to nurture your customer base, build your brand, and grow your business. Learn the basics about all … Continued

2020 Roadmap to Success: Creating Your Business Blueprint for the New Decade

Join us for a focused session of setting the stage for your business and creating a blueprint for success for the next decade. In this evening’s presentation, we will evaluate your 2019 results and outcomes. What were your achievements? What were some of your challenges and obstacles? How can you maximize these experiences to make … Continued

DreamBuilder: Build your Dream into a Reality

Winter 2019 Program Turn your dream into reality with DREAMBUILDER. This 14 course program is a unique, self-paced online business education tool that teaches you the basics of starting and growing a business, including topics such as marketing, pricing and management. Webinar Details Provided Upon Registration

Exective Series – Financial Preparation for 2020 Workshop

Is your product/service priced right? What’s your breakeven number? Which key performance indicators drive your business? This workshop will help you understand your numbers better and strategize for a profitable 2020.

Exective Series – Free Ways to Use Social Media to Increase Sales & Attract The Best Employees

Drive sales by effectively utilizing social media to reach your target customer. Learn how to look at the analytics of various platforms to guide your marketing efforts. Are you also looking to hire employees? Social media can be a great tool for attracting the right talent. Learn how to capitalize on all that social media … Continued

Demystify Your Financial Statements: Understand Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to Increase Revenue

Join the WBDC and Wintrust for networking and a panel discussion on how to assess your company’s financial health. You will learn how to make strategic decisions by understanding financial statements and which KPI’s you need to track to ensure growth and long term profitability. Space is limited. Please fill out the form prior to … Continued

How a Dose of Capital Can Boost Your Business

Join the WBDC and Wintrust Community Bank for networking and a panel discussion on how to pursue traditional and alternative sources of capital to meet your business needs. You will learn how to avoid the pitfalls of funding, gain an understanding of the various types and sources of capital that are available for your growth … Continued

Woodforest Foundry E4ALL & DreamBuilder Kickoff

Join us for a night of inspiration and entrepreneurship. Come learn about the Woodforest Foundry’s Entreprenuership4All (E4ALL) and how DreamBuilder can help take your business idea to the next level.

Vino y Boards

It’s almost the end of first quarter and some of your goals have gone stale…at this fabulous event learn some practical tools to make sure your business and personal life ROCK in 2019! Come out and join us for a girls night of vision boarding and action planning. Feel free to bring any images that … Continued

Google Livestream: Give your Website a Refresh

Google and WBC Aurora bring you an interactive livestream that will help you liven up and refresh your website as part of your spring cleaning to-do list. You’ll learn about search engine optimization (SEO) and best practices for creating a search-friendly site. All laptops welcome. Must complete Online Intake form  prior to event.

Find your Ideal Clients

For business to succeed, you need to know and connect with real customers who are ready and eager to buy. You have a great product, but how do you find the right people, and how do you convince them to do business with you? Learn practical tactics to find and sell to your ideal customer. … Continued

Get your credit in order for Business

In this workshop, you will learn: • How credit works and why it matters for your business • Understand what goes into a credit report and score • Learn ways to establish or improve your credit

Find your Ideal Clients

For business to succeed, you need to know and connect with real customers who are ready and eager to buy. You have a great product, but how do you find the right people, and how do you convince them to do business with you? Learn practical tactics to find and sell to your ideal customer. … Continued