Calling All Small Media and Entertainment Businesses!

Apply today to AMP NYC to help your business grow! AMP NYC is a three-month accelerator for media and entertainment businesses looking to increase business, elevate their brands, expand audience reach, and respond to rapidly changing shifts in the market. Through this program, you’ll learn how to understand competitive positioning, change management, and marketing and sales to scale. You’ll also […]

Need to Grow your Business? Applications for the FREE Mini-MBA Emerging Leaders Training is now Open!

Emerging Leaders is a FREE, eight-month course available to entrepreneurs poised for growth and who are willing to dedicate 100 hours of classroom time to the development of their companies. Graduates finish the program with a three-year growth plan.  Emerging Leaders also provides opportunities for small business owners to learn from experienced coaches and mentors, attend workshops, and develop connections with their […]

New Business Organics Requirement To Take Effect February 15, 2019

Certain New York City businesses are required by law to separate their organic waste. If your business meets the minimum requirements shown below, you must comply with the business organics rules. As of February 15th, 2019, the NYC Department of Sanitation will begin issuing summonses to the following businesses not separating their organic waste: Food service establishments with a floor […]

Check out these Tech Related Opportunities on March and April

Tech Related Opportunities March – April 2019 Fundraising 101 for Entrepreneurs Trying to start up a new business? Then you will need to raise some money to build the team and the product that will take your business to the next level. In this workshop, you will learn the “How’s” from a seasoned entrepreneur who had co-founded several companies and […]

Celebrate Women’s History Month with WE NYC this March!

City Launches New Program to Create New Affordable Lines of Credit For Women Entrepreneurs The City of New York is launching a new program to help women entrepreneurs access affordable lines of credit needed to start and grow businesses. The new program, called WE Credit, will provide up to 250 women entrepreneurs with lines of credit of averaging $50,000 at below […]

Check out Free Business Workshops this March!

Choosing the Right Business Structure This workshop includes an in-depth discussion about the pros and cons of the available options in New York State, such as sole proprietorship, partnership, “c” or “s” corporation, and the limited liability company (LLC), so you can determine which one is best for you. The event will take place at NYC Small Business Solutions Queens […]

Come Take Part in Queens College’s Business Forum Breakfast!

Queens College’s Business Forum Breakfast will consist of a networking breakfast followed by a panel discussion. This month’s topic will consist of business communication, technology, and the law. In addition to offering insights into today’s ever-changing business world, these events foster discussion with local business and community leaders and gives them opportunities to interact with the faculty, alumni, and students of Queens College. The forum […]

Check out the M/WBE Workshop on March 8th!

You are invited to participate in the upcoming M/WBE Certification Workshop on March 8th from 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM at the Queens Library located at 41-17 Main Street Flushing, NY, 11355.  To RSVP, email Rasel Rahman at RRahman@cchr.nyc.gov or call 719-657-1187. About the NYC Department of Small Business Services The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) helps unlock economic […]

Join the WE Connect Event and Celebrate Women’s History Month!

Join WE NYC to learn about how to better collaborate at The Power of WE: Building Successful Partnerships, featuring a special talk with Tiffany Norwood, founder and CEO of Tribetan. In addition to building a framework for collaboration, this event will also feature: FREE 1 on 1 WE Legal consultations in partnership with Start Small Think Big. Please note that […]

Three Easy Ways to Start a Conversation

For some people, the thought of walking up to a stranger and starting a casual conversation is panic inducing. It’s a struggle for many of us. Even if the person is a casual acquaintance, it can be awkward. Those uncomfortable with breaking the ice can find themselves crippled in professional settings, especially when it comes to networking. The good news […]