Events

Summer Small Business Expo

A collaboration between WBDC Aurora, SBDC and Fox Valley Score brings you Summer Community Small Business Expo which will highlight local businesses at the expo and include three business workshops: Business 101 Financial Forecasting  Digital Marketing

Creating Your Best Business Summer Ever

Summertime is upon us. The longer days, bright sunshine and kids being home from school all bring about a different pace to life. There are vacations, barbeques and visits to the pool that interfere with our business routines, and the routines of our potential clients. Join Michelle Smith, President & Founder of Z&B Consulting, Inc., … Continued

Business Branding Rehab

Collaboration between Oswego Public Library and WBC Aurora, brings you Business Branding Rehab. With social media blazing and all eyes on your media outlets, your brand can take a hit with a bad review or a small mistake that feels irreversible. In this workshop, you will learn what to do in a brand crisis and … Continued

Small Business Week Expo & Procurement Fair Aurora

Come out to Aurora’s Annual Small Business Week Expo and Procurement Fair. Breakout sessions will be offered on Starting a business, Business Certifications and Review of Impact of Tax cuts and job acts. Get a chance to network with other local businesses.

Beauty and Business

This workshop qualifies for 3 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEU) Join the WBC Aurora as they host Beauty and Business with Ivana Miles a highly sought after stylist, mentor coach, corporate trainer, media personality, and industry spokeswoman. In Beauty and Business with Ivana you will learn: · How to increase your bottom line · … 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

Top 10 Small Business Legal Mistakes

Thinking of starting a business? Recently started one? Ready to form your Corp 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, for which the re-dos or repairs come with a costly … Continued

Make your Website Work for You

In collaboration with Google, we bring you some of the best tips and tricks on making your website work for you. If you’re launching a new business website (or sprucing up an old site), this workshop will help. Learn how to create a search-friendly site that’s useful for customers and supports your business goals.

Mind on My Money, Money on My Mind

If you’re like most business owners, your personal life and business life are practically inseparable. That’s why it’s important for your personal financial planning to take into account the unique considerations—and opportunities —of owning and operating a small business. In this workshop, you will learn how to assess your current financial situation; manage debt and … Continued

FB Live! How to Livestream to Increase Business

Facebook, the #1 social media platform on the planet, has now made it even easier and more fun to authentically connect with your customers. Facebook LIVE is all about interacting with your audience in REAL TIME. It breaks down the barriers and creates a connection that transcends traditional marketing limitations. Vanessa Cabrera, Digital Marketing guru, … Continued