Events Calendar

Events

Workshop: Pro Tips for Twitter
Time: 10:00 am-11:30 am
Location: WHEDco’s CIP Training Space, 1305 Louis Niné Blvd., Bronx, NY 10459
DIY Business Website Design Clinic
Time: 6:30 pm-8:00 pm
Location: WHEDco’s CIP Training Space, 1305 Louis Niné Blvd., Bronx, NY 10459
RSVP to Event
March  2015
MTWTFSS
 1
23
Upcoming Events March 3, 2015
  • Location, Location, Location: Can Google Find You?
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: March 3, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: WHEDco’s CIP Training Space, 1305 Louis Niné Blvd., Bronx, NY 10459
    Description: Presented by Start Small Think Big, WHEDco, and the Business Center for New Americans.

    Sponsored by Citi.

    How easy are you to find? If Google can’t find you, your customers can’t find you either. In this hands-on workshop (bring your laptop!) we’ll look at Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for beginners. We’ll start with the *free* online business and social profiles you should create to automatically raise your rank with Google. Then we’ll look at some basic SEO principles you should know to optimize your sites for search.
45
Upcoming Events March 5, 2015
  • Workshop: Legal Essentials for Doing Business Online
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: March 5, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: NYC Business Solutions, 361 West 125th Street #2, New York, NY 10027, United States
    Description: Doing business online is a great way to reach new markets, but it also presents some legal issues. This presentation will cover:

    -Website Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies, including whether
    and when you need to use them, what you should include, and what they
    mean;
    - How to avoid copyright infringement issues when adding textual and photographic content to your business website;
    - Sales tax rules in and out of NY State for online merchants; and
    - Social media's intersection with business and law, including website comments sections and employee privacy.
678
910
Upcoming Events March 10, 2015
  • Workshop: Using Facebook for Business
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: March 10, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: WHEDco’s CIP Training Space, 1305 Louis Niné Blvd., Bronx, NY 10459
    Description: Presented by SSTB, WHEDco, and the Business Center for New Americans.

    Sponsored by Citi.

    Facebook has changed the rules (again!) with Timeline and businesses are scrambling to understand the pros and cons. In this hands-on workshop (bring your laptop!) we’ll take a quick look at creating a Facebook page, then explore the new features of Timeline and how to optimize and use your Facebook page to help you meet business goals.

    Questions? Contact Erica at erica@startsmallthinkbig.org.
1112
Upcoming Events March 12, 2015
  • Workshop: Business Tax Planning
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: March 12, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: BOC Bronx Business Incubator, 1231 Lafayette Avenue, 2nd floor, Bronx, NY, United States
    Description: Co-sponsored by TruFund Financial Services, Inc.

    CPAs experts discuss the most common questions and concerns related to business tax filing.

    At this workshop, we will discuss:

    - Income Taxes to Consider for Each Business Structure (LLC, S-Corp, C-Corp, Sole Proprietorship)
    - Small Business Taxes (Self-Employment Tax, Employment Tax, Sales Tax)
    - Tax Tips for Start-Ups
    - Home-Based Office Deductions
    - Record-keeping and Bookkeeping​

    Presented by:
    ROBERT MOSES CPA, Member of the NYSSCPA Small Business Committee; SCORE Counselor
    MARK RACHLEFF CPA, Manager of Peer Review Program for New York State; Member of the NYSSCPA Small Business Committee

    To reserve your spot, please contact Milly DuBouchet: milly@startsmallthinkbig.org or call (646) 723-4055.
131415
16
Upcoming Events March 16, 2015
  • Intellectual Property for Small Business
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: March 16, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: SoBRO, 555 Bergen Avenue, Bronx, NY 10455, United States
    Description: Hosted by the South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation

    Presented by lawyers from Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

    What intellectual property protections does your startup need? Should you pursue trademarks, copyrights, and patents? What kind of protection does each form of intellectual property offer?
171819
Upcoming Events March 19, 2015
  • Workshop: The Crowdfunding Craze: How to Fund Your Business on Your Own Terms
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: March 19, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Bronx Business Incubator, 2nd Floor, 1231 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx, New York 10474
    Description: Attendees will walk away knowing what crowd-funding is and how they can effectively use crowd-funding to raise funds for their business.  They'll learn some of the best practices, how each crowdfunding platform works, and how a small business owner can use each platform to raise funds for their business.

    To reserve your spot, please contact Milly DuBouchet: milly@startsmallthinkbig.org or call (646) 723-4055
202122
23242526
Upcoming Events March 26, 2015
  • Trademark Legal Clinic - Contact erica@startsmallthinkbig.org to schedule a 1-on-1 consultation with a Trademark Attorney!
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: March 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
272829
3031
Upcoming Events March 31, 2015
  • Workshop: Pro Tips for Twitter
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: March 31, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: WHEDco’s CIP Training Space, 1305 Louis Niné Blvd., Bronx, NY 10459
    Description: Presented by SSTB, WHEDco, and the Business Center for New Americans.

    Sponsored by Citi.

    You’re already using, or considering using, Twitter, but what are the pro tips you need to know to make it truly work for your business? This 1.5 hour hands on session will take you well beyond “What are you having for lunch” to help you use Twitter effectively for new business, customer relations, branding, and PR.