Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM CST
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320 N. Damen Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612

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Merly Thomas 
Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago 

Presented by the Illinois SBDC at ICNC


Winning: What Will Really Determine Whether Your Business Succeeds or Fails 

Workshop Overview:

Please join our community of entrepreneurs for a session with Dan Wallace who has a passion for getting leadership teams aligned, focused, disciplined, and accountable. Dan will be sharing the essentials of running a business effectively through an interactive workshop with attendees. We’ll also have one of his clients who have been growing successfully, Farmer’s Fridge, a Make City tenant, on-site to share their experience in engaging with Dan and his team. 

From this workshop, you will learn:

1)      How to build a strong, healthy team that brings the concept of “right people, right seats” to life

2)      How to get your entire team aligned, disciplined, accountable and focused on results

3)      How to beat your competitors by getting much more done in much less time


Speaker Details:

Dan Wallace, Tailwind Discovery Group - Dan has been helping business owners and leaders build and realize value for more than 30 years. He has advised and assisted dozens of business owners, three of whom asked him to run their companies. So he knows first-hand the challenges of growing sales, making payroll, building and leading a team. He increased the value of one of the businesses he ran by 700% in less than 24 months. Dan is a graduate of Whitman College and the Harvard Business School. He is a Certified Implementer of EOSŪ, the Entrepreneurial Operating SystemŪ, and has conducted more than 500 full-day EOS work sessions with more than 60 companies.

The Illinois Small Business Development Center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity, and the Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago (ICNC). Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please contact the center at (312)433-2373 or (312)421-3941.