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Wednesday November 13, 2013 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM CST

Registration will start @ 7:30 AM CST

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Governors State University
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484

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Lauren Esolato
Illinois Small Business Development Center at Governors State University

Veteran's Entrepreneurial Boot Camp 

One day intensive seminar with general and breakout sessions for any level of business owner designed to provide information and resources to Veterans so they can grow their businesses successfully.

Click here for the day's Program 

Revamped program includes:

  • Panel discussion with successful veteran business owners during breakfast.
  • Speed Networking session; meet your perfect business match!
  • Training session to create your 30 second commercial.
  • Keynote lunch address by West Point graduate, State Senator Michael Hastings.
  • Affordable Care Act; how will it affect my business?
  • How do I do business with the government?
  • Small business financing; what's the deal panel discussion.
  • John Marshall Law School on-site to provide free legal consultations.
  • Learn how to grow your business with email and social media marketing.
  • Why do I need a business plan?
  • International Trade; is it for me?

This event is FREE to all Veterans, Active Duty and National Guard personnel. There is a $30 charge for non Veterans.

Space is limited so RSVP soon to reserve your spot!