The SBAC and Jewish B2B Networking are co-hosting The Business Event, a business and employment expo in its second year, at the Lincolnwood Town Center, 3333 West Touhy Avenue, in Lincolnwood, on June 14, 2012 from 1:00 to 7:00 pm.
â€œThe Business Event is about empowering small business owners and other professionals, and bringing everyone together to network, collaborate and exchange best practices,â€ said Elliot Richardson, SBAC President. â€œItâ€™s important for all of us to understand we are not alone. â€œ
The event is expected to draw five thousand attendees, including more than 100 vendors and 30 employment recruiters. In addition to offering networking and business opportunities, the event also features educational forums for businesses featuring prominent speakers. The educational forum schedule is as follows:
1:00pm Valuable Funding Resources for Your Business
2:00pm Employee- vs. – Independent Contractor: What your business needs to know
3:00pm Hiring Trends: 2012 A Recruiter’s Perspective on the War for Talent
4:00pm Command Your Brand: Monetizing your LinkedIn Presence
5:00pm Rock the Room with your Instant Introduction
6:00pm Building your Business using Social Media
To learn more, go to www.TheBusinessEvent.com.