Small BusinessSBDC

Considering starting a small business?

Join one of our FREE QuickStart business counseling sessions. These meetings are designed to help those who are in the beginning stages of starting a business.
Topics include:

  • General Start Up Information
  • Legal Structures (Sole Proprietorship, S-Corp, LLC, etc.)
  • Business Plan Preparation
  • Financial Projections
  • Financing Options and Requirements
  • Government Regulations

Upcoming QuickStart Classes

Fri., July 18, 2014 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. FY14BID PDV-414-0007 Conference Center, Room A-1228
Fri., September 19, 2014 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. FY14BID PDV-414-0008 Conference Center, Room A-1228
Fri., November 14, 2014 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. FY14BID PDV-414-0009 Conference Center, Room A-1228


Time will be set aside for further discussion after the class session.

The program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity, the U.S SBA and Waubonsee Community College. Kishwaukee College does not discriminate based on any characteristic protected by law in its programs and activities.


For more information, contact Melissa Gallagher, Business Development Coordinator, at 815-825-2086, ext. 3950,

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Related Links

Small Business Development Center at Elgin Community College

DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation


Small Business Development Center at Waubonsee College

IL Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity

State of Illinois Business Portal

US Small Business Association

Internal Revenue Service





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