DRAFT - webinar archive

Cook County COVID-19 Recovery Resources

Events and Webinars

Webinar Series 

Small Business Assistance webinar series - October 1, 8, 15, 29  2 to 4pm (CDT)


Small Business Assistance Program partners
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Events and Webinars

Webinar,  9/24/2020 10:00 am CDT

Restaurant Staff Safety


Illinois Restaurant Association and partners
Video from webinar 






Webinar, 8/27/2020 10:00 am CDT30 Restaurant Marketing Ideas in 30 Minutes

Illinois Restaurant Association and partnersVideo of webinar 



Webinar, 8/6/2020 10:00 am CDTMaximize Your Guest Space: Architects & Planners Offer Reopening Guidance


Illinois Restaurant Association and  partners

Video of webinar 

Webinar, 8/5/2020 1:00 pm CDTPaycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness


National Partnership for New Americans, Illinois Restaurant Association and  partners

Video of webinar posted soon

Webinar, 8/4/2020 9:00 am CDTSmall Business and Nonprofit Relief Resource Fair


National Partnership for New Americans, Illinois Restaurant Association and  partners

Video of webinar

Webinar 7/23/2020 10:00 am CDTReopening "How-Tos" - Practical Solutions for Payments, Menus, and More

Illinois Restaurant Association, Bureau of Economic Development and other partners

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Webinar 7/9/2020 10:00 am CDTReopen Successfully -  Menu Profitability - Costing Tools & Tips to Maximize Your Menu

Illinois Restaurant Association, Cysco Chicago and Bureau of Economic Development

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Webinar 6/25/2020 10:00 am CDTLoan Forgiveness - Spanish language webinar

National Partnership for New Americans and Bureau of Economic Development

Listen here - Spanish

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Webinar 6/16/2020 2:00 pm CDTPrepare to Reopen: Staffing and Returning to Work Issues

Illinois Restaurant Association

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Webinar 6/11/2020 10 am CDT Safe to reopen: Proper Disinfecting and Instilling ConfidenceIllinois Restaurant AssociationListen here   
Webinar 5/28/2020What Cook County Businesses and Nonprofits Need to Know about the Paycheck Protection Program Loan Application and ForgivenessCommunity Recovery Initiative - Cook County and partnersListen here   
Webinar on 5/13/2020Bureau of Economic Development and Daley College co-hostedFor Manufacturers on how to use apprenticeships to attract and retain talentListen here   
PodcastCOVID-19 management and response, the CARES Act, and how to utilize current and future available resources to meet the demands of the crisisMakingChips Podcast with President Toni PreckwinkleListen here   
Various webinars (past and future)English and Spanish about small business financial tools and resources about COVID-19 reliefSmall Business Majority COVID-19 webinarsLink here   
Various webinars (past and future)COVID-19 webinars supporting manufacturersIMEC and Cook County Bureau of Economic DevelopmentLink here    


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