Women's Business Center Calendar

No events on November 1.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
November 6, 2017

No events on November 2.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
November 6, 2017

No events on November 3.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
November 6, 2017

No events on November 4.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
November 6, 2017

No events on November 5.

 

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New Idea to New Venture Workshop
November 6, 2017

New Idea to New Venture Workshop

When: November 6, 2017
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 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.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 7.

 

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Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research
November 8, 2017

Queens StartUP! - All About Business Planning and Research

When: November 8, 2017
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

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.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 9.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
November 13, 2017

No events on November 10.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
November 13, 2017

No events on November 11.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
November 13, 2017

No events on November 12.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements
November 13, 2017

Queens StartUP! - Developing Financial Statements

When: November 13, 2017
Where: Flushing Library
International Resource Center
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 14.

 

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Legal Clinic
November 15, 2017

Queens StartUP! Business Plan Competition Program - Business Operations and Management
November 15, 2017

Legal Clinic

When: November 15, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Cost: Free

Do you need free legal help for your business? Sign up here and we'll see how we can help! 

To sign up, please contact us at 718-263-0546.

This event is offered in partnership with NELP (Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project), part of the City Bar Justice Center.

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 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.
QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

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

When: November 15, 2017
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.

 
QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Are You Ready to Get Press Coverage?

When: November 16, 2017
Where: Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Blvd.
Room 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 8:30am to 11:00am
Cost: Free

Join speaker Janet Falk at this free event for her talk entitled "Are You Ready to Get Press Coverage?"

Topics will include the importance of media coverage, developing a media profile, compiling a media list, and what your website needs.

There will also be a short presentation by speaker Harriet Lehrer on "Successful Dressing."

Like always, there will be an opportunity to network and a free breakfast.

About the Speakers

Janet Falk is the owner of Falk Communications and Research. He has worked with a variety of clients including Deutsche Bank, Bronx Council on the Arts, Smith Barney, and Community Resource Exchange.

Harriet Lehrer is an image consultant and the owner of Imagine a New Image. She was worked with such clients as Berkeley College, Queensboro Public Library, and American Health Foundation.

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..

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 17.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 18.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 19.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 21.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 22.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 23.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 24.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 25.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

No events on November 26.

 

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Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies
November 27, 2017

Queens StartUP! - Creative Sales & Marketing Strategies

When: November 27, 2017
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.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 28.

 

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
November 30, 2017

No events on November 29.

 

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
November 30, 2017

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

When: November 30, 2017
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 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.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on November 31.

No events on November 32.