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Starting a Company


Innovations generated by University of Illinois research have a profound impact on human issues and the creation of businesses, jobs, and economic well-being.  There are many ways to translate University technology and innovation into societal benefit; starting a company is one of them.  The University has put in place a unique and comprehensive system that supports entrepreneurship and economic development.


For a new entrepreneur, the question is where to start.  The Office of Technology Management is proud to present this handbook as an introduction to both the University's resources and to basic business concepts and considerations.


The Startup Handbook