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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
January 4, 2016

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
January 4, 2016

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
January 4, 2016

New Idea to New Venture Workshop

When: January 4, 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 January 5.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 9, 2016

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
January 9, 2016

No events on January 6.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 9, 2016

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
January 9, 2016

No events on January 7.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 9, 2016

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
January 9, 2016

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
January 9, 2016

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)
January 9, 2016

Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research

When: January 9, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
Auditorium
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
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

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.

Home Improvement Contractor Training (English)

When: January 9, 2016
Where: The Entrepreneur Space
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Cost: $300 for preregistered, $350 at the door
Enroll for a 3-day course (1/9, 1/10, and 1/16) 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

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 January 10.

 

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
January 16, 2016

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

When: January 16, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
Auditorium
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
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: Small Business Taxes

When: January 28, 2016
Where: 120-55 Queens Blvd.
Room 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 8:30am to 10:30am
Cost: Free

Join us for a Power Networking Breakfast with speakers Adtrid Stanescu and Millie Marajh from H&R Block with information on how you can do your taxes including how to register, choice of tax year, insurance, permits and licensing, and accounting methods. As always, this event will also feature networking opportunities and free food.

 

Speakers' Bios


Master Tax Advisor Astrid Stanescu has 19 years of experience in the financial area. Currently, she is the manager of the HR Block office located at 2554 Francis Lewis Blvd. Bayside 11359. She has a B.A in accounting from Queens College and her tax areas of expertise are Small Business and Corporations.  She currently lives and works in NYC.


Millie Marajh is a Tax Advisor 2 Tax Professional and manager of the office located at Northeside Plaza, College Point. She has  more than 7 years experience in the tax area and a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management from Empire State College. Her areas of expertise include  Investements/Stock Options, Real State, ITIN, Small Busines, Sole Proprietor. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and currently lives in Flushing, New York.

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.

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

When: January 28, 2016
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
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. 

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.

No events on January 29.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
January 30, 2016

Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements

When: January 30, 2016
Where: Flushing Library
Auditorium
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Cost: Free

This session will focus on reviewing Financial Statements necessary to be included in your business. Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Income Statements
  • Balance Sheets
  • Cash Flow

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.

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