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Businesses Can Now Apply for $90,000 Grant

Love Your Local Small Business Grant Program NYC Love Your Local grants are open to small businesses operating for at least three years in New York City’s five boroughs. Selected businesses will receive up to 20 hours of in-depth consultations from industry experts to determine how best to adapt to rising real estate costs, and up to $90,000 in grant […]

Shweta Parmar

Flushing’s World Fair — Wellness Workshop with Shweta Parmar

Overcoming BurnOut, Distraction, Lack of Clarity – Practical Tips for Inner and Outer Sustainable Success Shweta Parmar, Gutsier Living Friday, June 15, 2-4PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Being a business owner or entrepreneur is a fulfilling journey but often can be stressful.  While we may know the things that are good for us to do on […]

61st Productions

Flushing’s World Fair — Video Marketing Workshop

Tell Your Story: The basics of digital storytelling through video Sixty First Productions Friday, June 15, 2-4 PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Learning how to create video content for your business can be a very effective tool to market your products, services and/or experiences. If you’re a business owner interested in creating entry-level video content for […]

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Flushing’s World Fair — Small Business Social Media Bootcamp

Small Business Social Media Bootcamp Yelp & Brandtree Media Friday, June 15, 2-4 PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Learn how to use the latest social media marketing techniques and strategies from the experts at Yelp and Brandtree Media.  Yelp is a review platform founded in 2004 to help people find great local businesses and currently averages 30 million unique visitors […]

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Flushing’s World Fair – Experts Panel on Promoting Flushing

Much of the growth and prosperity in Flushing happened despite official indifference, media stereotypes, and socio-economic marginalization.  The speakers in this forum will help shine a light on the ways Flushing can better promote and uplift the unique stories of the amazing people and places that make our community so special.  Moderated by Rob MacKay of the Queens Tourism Council, our speakers include: Helen […]

Flushing World Fair

Flushing’s World Fair!

Flushing’s World Fair officially kicks off in less then twenty four hours! If you haven’t already reserved a spot, do so now at www.worldsfair.nyc! Interested in knowing what the future is like for Flushing? Come listen to Marty Markowitz, former Borough President and current Vice President of Borough Promotion and Engagement in NYC & Co, talk about the future of tourism in Flushing […]

KOR-Workers Rights Workshop

Worker’s Rights Workshop

Local 1010 and the NYS Department of Labor is teaming up to bring you a workshop on the workers rights of immigrant workers. New immigrants are uneducated about there rights as workers and are prone to being victims of wage theft in the United States on Wednesday, June 13th at 6:30PM in the Flshing Library. This workshop seeks to change […]

NYC Emergency

How to prep your business for emergencies!

From gas leaks and fires to major storms and flooding, as a business owner in New York City you face many challenges that can impact your operations and assets. Join our workshop to get ready for the unexpected! You will learn how to: Stay in business: Identify your key business operations, employees, and documents. Protect your investments: Understand how to […]

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Free Trial Class — Bodhi Meditation

Feeling stressed? Need to relax? Bodhi Meditation Society is offering free trial classes in meditation on the following dates: June 3rd, June 10th, and June 24th from 9:30AM — 6PM at the Bodhi Meditation Center located on 131-27 Fowler Ave, Flushing NY 11355. Learn meditation techniques to manage your stress on a daily basis which can improve your health over time and […]

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Employee or Independent Contractor? How Do I Know?

This course will inform you, the business owner, to determine whether an individual you hire is an employee or independent contractor. It is critical that business owners correctly determine whether the individuals providing services are employees or independent contractors. Is the worker a Form W2 or a 1099? What does that mean for your business? In this session we will […]