Free BACP Business Education webinars . Register here. The City of Chicago Business Affairs’ and Consumer Protection department offers free classes year round on topics related to starting and operating a business. I’ve attended the in-person classes and they were very well run and informative.
Wednesday, 11/3 Webinar at 3:00 PM City Inspections – Ask Questions, Get Answers
The Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection, Department of Public Health, and the Department of Buildings will provide insight on how operate a compliant business in the City of Chicago. Topics covered will include how to prepare for inspections, building permits and sign display requirements, food inspection overview and necessary certificates, and zoning review procedures. Learn how to operate safely and avoid common setbacks.
Friday, 11/5 Webinar at 9:30 AM Use YouTube to Grow Your Business
Get content ideas and best practices for creating a YouTube Channel and compelling video content that promotes your products and services and drives engagement with your brand.
Wednesday, 11/10 Webinar at 3:00 PM Beginning to Export
Why export? Every small business is looking for new customers and to increase its revenue. Some of the best opportunities may be outside the United States. The SBA has programs that will help small business assess their export readiness, and provide both technical assistance and financial support to US firms going global.
Friday, 11/12 Webinar at 9:30 AM Pitch Your Business: Give a Voice to Your Idea
You have a great business idea, but you are not sure how to explain it to others. Here is your opportunity to get tips and tools to help you add a voice to the idea you have in a way that others will want to hear it.
Friday, 12/17 Webinar at 9:30 AM How to Open a Concession at O’Hare and Midway International Airports
Are you interested in operating a restaurant or retail shop at O’Hare or Midway International Airport, but don’t know where to begin? Come and learn about the Request for Proposals (RFP) process and how to operate a business at the airport. This workshop also provides an overview of the O’Hare and Midway airport current Concessions programs; the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) program; and the O’Hare 21 future expansion. Lastly, we will provide you with all the resources you will need to get started.
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