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New Idea to New Venture Workshop

When: April 1, 2013
Where: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Room G110, Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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.

No events on April 2.

 

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Delta/QEDC/QTC Spring 2013 All Star Networking Event
April 4, 2013

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Delta/QEDC/QTC Spring 2013 All Star Networking Event
April 4, 2013

Delta/QEDC/QTC Spring 2013 All Star Networking Event

When: April 4, 2013
Where: Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Cost: Free

All are invited to network with professionals from a wide range of industries, enjoy Indian art, admire blossoming flowers, win airplane tickets, receive coupons for baseball tickets and eat food prepared by an award-winning restaurant.

Magna Restaurant, which won the Best Entrée award at last year's Queens Taste, will serve finger food. Lead sponsor Delta has donated two round-trip airplane tickets to anywhere in the U.S., which will be raffled off. The Mets will give buy-one-get-one-free tickets to the first 400 attendees.

Beyond the interesting people, great food and fantastic prize, attendees will have the chance to explore Flushing Town Hall, which has a 308-seat theater, a gallery and an outdoor garden. On this night, the venue will hold an opening night party for Erasing Borders, an exhibition of contemporary Indian painting, sculpture, video art, installation art and photography.

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

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Pitching and Presenting Your Business
April 15, 2013

Pitching and Presenting Your Business

When: April 15, 2013
Where: Entrepreneurs Space
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: $25

PITCHING AND PRESENTING YOUR BUSINESS

Learn the importance of your elevator pitch and how to create it, in order to sell yourself to prospective investors. Key information will be touched upon to include in your presentation and create the image and perception necessary to succeed!

 

In this workshop you will learn:

 

  • Overview of the Purpose of Pitching Your Business - Attracting interest from the targeted audience.
  • Knowing Your Audience - How to identify what the targeted audience wants and is looking for.
  • Elevator Pitch - How to construct it; spend time developing  your Pitch and getting feedback.
  • Your Presentation - How to construct it; Do's and Don'ts during your presentation.
  • Answers to your questions from a qualified instructor

About the Instructor: Vincent Tang is currently a Principal at Canrock Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm. Prior to joining Canrock, Vincent was a Principal with Lockwell Investments, where he was involved in all aspects of the investment process, including deal sourcing, transaction structuring, and due diligence. Before joining Lockwell Investments, Vincent was a Vice President with Hale Capital Partners, where he invested in late-stage venture companies. Prior to Hale Capital Partners, Vincent worked as an investment banker with Bear Stearns, where he worked on a broad range of M&A and public equity transactions. Vincent received a B.S. from Carnegie Mellon University.

No events on April 16.

 

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

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2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop
April 24, 2013

2013 Corona Small Business Resource Workshop

When: April 24, 2013
Where: El Paraiso Tropical 102-11 43rd. Avenue, Corona, NY 11368
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Cost: Free

"Small Business, Big Ideas"

On this special day, economic development professionals and small business owners will come together to discuss Corona's economy and best practices to help Latino entrepreneurs grow and prosper.

This conference will include keynote speakers, small business workshops, exhibitions and excellent opportunities to network.

Schedule of Events:
Registration and Networking Breakfast: 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Welcoming: 9:30 a.m. - 9:35 a.m.
Small Business Workshops: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Networking Lunch: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Small Business Resource Fair: 10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

Presented by:
Corona Community Action Network
Queens Economic Development Corporation
NYC Small Business Services
U.S. Small Business Administration

 

Supported by:
NYS Assemblyman Francisco Moya

Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS

When: April 25, 2013
Where: Queens Chamber of Commerce, 75-20 Astoria Blvd Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Cost: FREE

Learn about getting certified as a Minority/Woman Business Enterprise with NYC & NYS, what you will need to do to obtain government contracts, and how you can leverage your certification to get more business. (Offered in partnership with the Queens Chamber of Commerce).

No events on April 26.

 

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M/WBE Certification Workshop
April 29, 2013

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M/WBE Certification Workshop
April 29, 2013

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M/WBE Certification Workshop
April 29, 2013

M/WBE Certification Workshop

When: April 29, 2013
Where: Queens Library, 103-34 Lefferts Boulevard, Richmond Hill, NY
Time: 9:30am to 11:30am
Cost: Free

Are you a minority or woman who owns and operates a business? Do you want to grow your business? Then you should definitely join us on Monday!

Course Content:

  • Learn about how to get certified with the city and state of New York and additional services through QEDC.
  • Understand what you need to do and know after you have become certified.
  • Learn about who, what, where, and why to become certified with the City and State to grow your business.

Requirements:

To qualify for certification into the M/WBE program, a company must be:

  • In business for at least one year
  • At least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by a woman or a member of a recognized minority group, including Asian American, African America, Hispanic American, or Native American.

To RSVP, please call 347-384-0147 or email shaniep@gabpc.org

Space is limited. Book now!

 

Sponsored by:

NYC Small Business Services
Guyanese-American Business & Professional Council
Queens Economic Development Corporation
New York State Assembly

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