MEDC announces 'extreme profits' seminars

Staff reports

The Morton Economic Development Council, in conjunction with the Turner Center for Entrepreneurship at Bradley University, announced a five-week seminar on the critical elements to running a successful business and increasing the bottom line.

Classes will be conducted from 7:30 a.m. to noon at Morton Community Bank, 721 W. Jackson St., on the  following dates:

March 3

Big marketing dreams ... little bitty dollars, presented by Becky Wood

March 10

Benchmarking your company against the industry, presented by Ken Klotz

March 17

Eliminating cash flow bottlenecks, presented by Ken Klotz

March 24

Secrets of effective employee hiring, presented by Rick Galbreath

March 31

Employee performance management and creating employee handbooks, presented by Rick Galbreath

The cost for all five sessions is $250 for members of the East Peoria, Morton, Pekin or Washington chambers of commerce and MEDC investors. The cost for non-members is $280.

To register, go to, or call the MEDC offices for a form at 263-2491.