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Meet Representatives from the NYC Department of Education (DOE) and NYC School Construction Authority (SCA)

When: August 2, 2012
Where: Krystal Hall: 124-12 101St. Avenue, Richmond Hill, NY 11419
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Cost: Free

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • How to Market your Business Effectively to the DOE & SCA
  • NYC Resources Available to Minority and Women Business Enterprises (MWBE)
  • How to Qualify Your Business as a Vendor
  • Contracting Opportunities with the DOE & SCA

To RSVP for this FREE event call 718-263-0546 or send an email to rc@queensny.org

ABOUT THE NYC DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (DOE):

DOE is the nation's largest school system, with approximately 1.1 million students in over 1,700 schools. The DOE has contracts with vendors to purchase the goods and services necessary to ensure that students will have all they need to receive the quality education they deserve. Businesses interested in doing business with the DOE in support of schools, students and the administration across all purchasing categories should attend this workshop. For more information on the DOE, visit the agency's website at: schools.nyc.gov.

ABOUT THE NYC SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY (SCA):

SCA is responsible for the construction and renovation of all NYC public schools. Our mission is to design and construct safe, attractive, and eenvironmentally sound public schools for children throughout the many communities of NYC.  We are dedicated to building and modernizing schools in a responsible, cost-effective manner while achieving the highest standards of excellence in safety, quality, and intergrity. For more information on the SCA, visit the agency's website at: www.nycsca.org/Pages/Welcome.aspx

For more information, see event flyer: DOE_SCA Procurement workshop.pdf

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New Idea to New Venture
August 6, 2012

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New Idea to New Venture
August 6, 2012

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New Idea to New Venture
August 6, 2012

New Idea to New Venture

When: August 6, 2012
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room G110, Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: Free

 


Take Your Idea for a Business and Transform it into or a Profitable Venture.

The workshop focuses on helping participants to develop their business idea, organize their start-up processes and create a strategy to launch their business. It also covers key elements of business start-up process including financing, registering the business, licenses and permits and tax related issues to help entrepreneurs properly set up their company and avoid missteps that can cost them time and money.

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)
August 21, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class(English)

When: August 21, 2012
Where: JFK Corporate Square, 93-43 Sutphin Boulevard Jamaica, NY 11435
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE

This session will provide a preview of our Home Improvement Contractor 3-Week Training Course. Come learn about how QEDC can help you attain your license with the Department of Consumer Affairs, and start a successful business.

No events on August 22.

 

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class (Mandarin)
August 23, 2012

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Home Improvement Contractor Training Preview Class (Mandarin)

When: August 23, 2012
Where: Compu21, 3907 Prince Street #2C Flushing, NY 11354
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE

This session will provide a preview of our Home Improvement Contractor 3-Week Training Course. Come learn about how QEDC can help you attain your license with the Department of Consumer Affairs, and start a successful business.

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Smiles of Summer Night - the QEDC Free Networking Mixer
August 27, 2012

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Smiles of Summer Night - the QEDC Free Networking Mixer
August 27, 2012

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Smiles of Summer Night - the QEDC Free Networking Mixer
August 27, 2012

Smiles of Summer Night - the QEDC Free Networking Mixer

When: August 27, 2012
Where: Z Rooftop at Z Hotel, 11-01 43rd Ave., Long Island City 11101
Time: 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Cost: Free

Join the Queens Economic Development Corporation, at a special mixer/press event for this year's QEDC's Fall programming which includes: the launch of the borough-wide StartUP! Business Plan Competition, Home Improvement Contractor Training, and our 10-week Entrepreneurial Assistance Program.

Why you should attend:
- Network, Network, and Network. From Small Businesses, to our funders, and local elected officials.
- New Initiatives. Learn about programs, small business resources, and advice available for you to grow your business.
- Enjoy the view. Z-Hotel has one of the nicest views of the Manhattan skyline. Enjoy the view before the summer is out!

*Cash bar available. Some
hors d'oeuvres will be served.

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Winning Tips for Business Success - EAP Orientation
August 30, 2012

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Winning Tips for Business Success - EAP Orientation
August 30, 2012

Winning Tips for Business Success - EAP Orientation

When: August 30, 2012
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Room G110, Kew Gardens, NY 11415
Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Cost: Free

Hear five of the top strategies millionaires use for business success and how YOU can get started in business with EAP.

The Entrepreneurial Assistance Program (EAP) is a 10-week business training course that lays the groundwork for building and funding a business that succeeds!

In this course you will:

- Develop a professional business plan.
- Learn from experienced entrepreneurs, consultants, lawyers, and accountant.
- Be eligible to be automatically entered into the Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition for a chance to win 1 out of 3 - $10,000 cash prizes.
- Network with other entrepreneurs.

The course has reached capacity of 20 people for the last 3 years.

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