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Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
December 3, 2016

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Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
December 3, 2016

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)

When: December 3, 2016
Where: The Entrepreneur Space
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Cost: $375 for preregistered, $425 at the door
Call 718-263-0546 for more information!
Enroll for a 3-day course (12/3, 12/4, and 12/10) to become a licensed Home Improvement Contractor Business. In this class you will:
  • Get training to become a licensed home improvement contractor with the NYC's Department of Consumer Affairs
  • Learn from a qualified instructor on running a professional business, avoid liability, and become a successful entrepreneur.
  • Work with a business advisor in filing ALL necessary appropriate paperwork.

Donations

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No events on December 4.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
December 5, 2016

New Idea to New Venture Workshop

When: December 5, 2016
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room G110, Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Cost: Free

This workshop helps participants develop their business idea, organize their start-up process and create a strategy to launch their business. It also covers key elements of how to start a business including: financing, business registration, permit & licenses, and tax related issues. Learn how to setup a company and avoid missteps that can cost you time and money.

This event welcomes all veterans who are interested in starting their own businesses.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queen's Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

No events on December 6.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
December 7, 2016

Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research

When: December 7, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: Free

The purpose of this training course is to provide the initial steps and foundation to starting your business plan. The following topics will be covered:

  • Developing a mission statement
  • Planning for your Business
  • Conducting research on market, industry, and competition.

Please bring a pen and pad in order to take notes, and be ready to ask questions only pertaining to the content presented. For more in-depth and specific information, please consider scheduling a one-on-one counseling appointment.

Donations

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Social Media Marketing

When: December 8, 2016
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: Free

Would you like to use social media in order to market your business? Take our free class and learn valuable skills on how you can use outlets like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram in order to grow your business.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

The Queen's Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Pricing for Profit and Success

When: December 9, 2016
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Cost: $20

This interactive workshop is mandatory in order to become a client of The Entrepreneur Space Kitchen Incubator. Offered once a month, it can be taken only after you toured the incubator; you have the option to take the class before or after you submit your written application

After registering you will receive an assignment to complete before the session, which will allow you to walk out with the tools needed to succeed.

Together, we will evaluate your pricing structure to ensure that you make a profit every time you sell on the unit level. The Entrepreneur Space is devoted to help you create a business that will reflect your passion and at the same time make you money. We are not just a kitchen you rent to manufacture, but with our counselors and consultants, our mission is to support your growth to great success.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

No events on December 10.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
December 14, 2016

No events on December 11.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
December 14, 2016

No events on December 12.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
December 14, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
December 14, 2016

Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management

When: December 14, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: Free

This training session will speak about how your business plans to operate as well as what you're long-term goals will include. Some of the topics will include:

  • Defining business systems
  • Appropriate management
  • Technology use for business efficiency

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

 

Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Pitching and Presenting Your Business

When: December 15, 2016
Where: Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Blvd.
Room 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 8:30am to 10:30am
Cost: FREE

Please join us for a special power networking breakfast featuring free food and a talk by Kathy Kelly, a communications expert, on the best way you can pitch and present your business.

The presentation will include:

  • How to get your information across to your target audience
  • Real-world presentation tips
  • The opportunity to ask questions about your own presentation needs

About the Speaker

Kathy Kelly is the founder of Make Your Own Heat Media Coaching where she helps businesses craft their messages and quickly understand how they can connect with their audiences to get the results they want. She is a specialist in coaching clients in live presentations, pitches and interview techniques with a solid focus on branding. Previously, Kathy has experience in acting, directing, teaching, and managing corporate communications for a Fortune 500 company.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queens' Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

No events on December 16.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
December 21, 2016

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
December 21, 2016

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
December 21, 2016

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
December 21, 2016

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
December 21, 2016

Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies

When: December 21, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: Free

This training session will go over what you will need to grow sales and creating your Marketing Plan. This session will go over the following topics:

  • Developing sales and marketing strategies
  • Developing a marketing schedule
  • Gathering metrics

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

No events on December 22.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 24.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 25.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 26.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 27.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 28.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 29.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 30.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017

No events on December 31.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 4, 2017