All of our workshops and training seminars are offered for FREE or AT-COST. Please check the event schedule below for detailed information on each workshop.

We bring a wide variety of business seminars across the region. Subjects including starting a business in Illinois, accessing capital, business planning, e-commerce and web marketing, human resource management, expansion and growth capital, legal and business issues and a variety of best practice programs designed to help small businesses use the best techniques possible to increase sales and profits.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please contact Justin Bergman at or 815-835-6221 to request accommodations.

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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. SBA, the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity and Sauk Valley Community CollegeAdditional funding provided by the Supporters of the Illinois SBDC at Sauk Valley Community College.