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’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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]