Decatur SCORE Chapter
#296 provides free and confidential business counseling tailored to meet
the needs of your small business. Whether you are just starting a
business or expanding an established business, SCORE counselors are here
to help you succeed.
There is NO CHARGE for counseling, no matter how many sessions are
We will take your information
and match you up with a SCORE counselor who will best suit your needs.
The assigned counselor will personally contact you to schedule an
appointment. This process will take up to 5-7 business days.
DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!!
Do you dream about owning your own business?
Presented by SCORE and Millikin University's Center for
Entrepreneurship, First Step FastTrac is a 12-week course on business
ownership that can help you realize that dream.
First Step FastTrac is designed for Start-up and New Businesses. It is
an educational program created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs. You
will work with certified instructors and people with business
The course helps you develop:
A network of business start up and growth resources
A completed feasibility plan
Ways to turn your business idea into a profitable business
Market research, competitor analysis, product versus service distinction
Cash flow statement, profitability formulas
Confidence in a plan to go now or go later into your business
First Step FastTrac classes will begin on Thursday September 5th 2013 and
continue through November 14th, 2013. The classes will be Thursday evenings
from 5:30-9:00 pm in Scovill 109. The informational meeting will be on
Thursday, August 15th, 2013 from 6:00-7:00 pm in Scovill 109. Cost is $275 ($55 to reserve your seat) per person, which includes materials, speakers, business
coaches, and a lite dinner. Check, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted.
If you would like to get on our contact list for the Spring class,
please call me at 217-424-6296 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org
Administrative Assistant to Sharon Alpi
Center for Entrepreneurship
1184 W. Main St, Decatur, IL 62522
(217) 424-3523 (fax)