Get you business NYC M/WBE Certified!

Getting certified is a great way to grow your business and do business with the City of New York. City Agencies reach out to certified firms whenever new contract opportunities open and these businesses gain millions of dollars from these contracts each year.   To be eligible for NYC M/WBE certification: You have to be legally authorized to do business […]

Welcoming International Business to New York and Queens College

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 […]

Social Media Fundamentals

The NYC Department of Small Business Services is hosting a FREE course about using web technologies. You will learn about the fundamentals of social media, as well as important skills needed to build a company website. This course will enhance your technical knowledge and better develop your own business. The event will start on Tuesday, December 18,2018 from 6-9 pm. It […]

Show Me The Money: Financial Statements and Profit

Smart business owners know that they need to have a good understanding of their business’s finances in order to succeed. During this workshop, brought in partnership with TruFund’s Financial Empowerment Program, you will gain critical insight into understanding business financial statements and how they can inform you to make smart financial and management decisions. We will also discuss the importance […]

Business Forum at Queens College

Queens College will be hosting a Business Forum on Friday, June 15, 2018 from 8am to 10am. It will feature Commissioner Gregg Bishop, director of the NYC Department of Small Business Services where his presentation will be focused on “Small Business is Big Business in Queens.” For more information, go to www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DSS/BusinessForum/Pages/Default.aspx    Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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 […]