The City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and the Small Business Center invites small business owners and entrepreneurs to its FREE Small Business Center on the Road business expo with more than 40 exhibitors !
The Chicago Innovative Exchange manages the Innovation Fund, a $20 million investment fund focusing on commercializing early stage research and supporting emerging companies at the University. The Innovation Fund is now accepting applications for consideration in the Spring 2015
The Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) has launched a month-long, city-wide text and online survey to seek input from Chicago residents about what they appreciate about their streets and sidewalks and what improvements they would like to see.
Chain and national retailers usually have an advantage over mom and pop retailers because of their access to capital and ability to market on a large scale. Small business can compete and level the playing field by developing your niche. This workshop will help you define and market your niche, as well as develop a one minute “elevator speech” about your business and niche.
Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) is accepting proposals from a Chicago artist or arts education group to complete at least two installation projects during the summer of 2015 at a new residential building located at 62nd and Cottage Grove Avenue in the Woodlawn neighborhood of Chicago.