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The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce may still be in its infancy, but in only a short time, it has already proven itself to be a leader among advocacy groups in Flushing.
The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce has become an indispensable organization in our vibrant and diverse Flushing community.
I know that the Chamber will be at the forefront of the continued renaissance of Flushing with the new economic opportunities that we all advocate.
The visionary leadership and entrepreneurial spirit of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce enhances our ability to grow new ventures while strengthening existing businesses, large and small.
The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce has worked tirelessly to empower the Flushing business community as a vibrant multicultural membership association.
TOP BUSINESS CHALLENGES
Through focus groups and surveys, the Chamber has identified a number of challenges facing our business community:
- Escalating commercial rents
- Inadequate transportation infrastructure
- Traffic & pedestrian congestion
- Labor costs & regulations
- Marketing & advertising costs
How Can We Help?
International Innovators Initiative (IN2NYC) is a program that helps entrepreneurs build their businesses in NYC by facilitating partnerships that qualify entrepreneurs for cap-exempt H-1b visas. How does IN2NYC work? Entrepreneurs selected through a competitive process will be matched with one of seven partner CUNY schools in New York City. Entrepreneurs and their partner schools will form collaborative partnerships that will enable […]
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Join this course to learn about lease agreements! Business owners know that securing the right commercial space is an important decision, but many are not prepared to enter the lease negotiation process. By effectively negotiating a lease agreement before signing it, small business owners can avoid costly mistakes in the future. You will learn about: – The importance of pre-planning […]