Pace University SBDC:
Government Procurement Strategies
Fri, May 5, 2017
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
1 Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
The Pace University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is partnering with the US Small Business Administration (SBA) to help entrepreneurs identify and respond to government contract opportunities, as well as deliver on those contracts for which they are selected. The workshop will highlight contracting resources available for small businesses and strategies for how to increase your likelihood of obtaining contracts from government agencies and prime contractors
- Understand the systems involved in government contracting
- Learn about the contracting support for small businesses provided by the Small Business Administration
- Learn more about how to increase your likelihood of obtaining contracts from the federal government and prime contractors
- Government procurement reps will be on hand at end of workshop to answer any questions you may have.
Staten Island SBDC:
Staten Island SBDC is presenting a webinar in partnership with Google My Business/Get Our Cities on the Map. It will be on May 2nd from 10:30am – 11:30am.
For each day of Small Business Week, the Mid-Hudson SBDC will profiling a different client on their Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/midhudsonsbdc/.
During National Small Business Week (April 30 - May 6, 2017), the Canton SBDC will host several local training workshops!
Workshop: Video for Small Business
6 PM, Monday, May 1, 2017
Presenter: Molly & Cory Williams, Railroad Productions
Location: Canton Free Library
8 Park Street
Canton, NY 13617
On Monday, May 1, Molly and Cory Williams of Railroad Productions in Canton, NY will host “Video for Small Business” to share their insights on different video methods to promote your small business through online video marketing. From Facebook Live, to Instagram Stories or a professional promotional film, Molly and Cory will offer tips on the actual filming process as well as lay out promotional strategies based on different marketing goals and social media platforms. And watch out, they may ask for volunteers to sit down for an impromptu film shoot! This workshop was made possible by the collaboration of SUNY Canton's SBDC, the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Alcoa Foundation, Railroad Productions, and the Canton Free Library.
Workshop: Grow Your Business Online
6 PM, Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Presenter: Julie Johnson, Optimal Impressions
Location: Peyton Hall, 1st Floor Conference Room
65 Main Street
Potsdam, NY 13676
Through our partnership with Google, Wednesday, May 3rd, will feature "Grow Your Business Online" in Potsdam, NY. Attendees will look at acquiring a custom email with Gmail, as well as how customers find their business online and how to promote through methods like search engine optimization (SEO) and online advertising. Presented by Julie Johnson, owner of Optimal Impressions, in collaboration with SUNY Canton's SBDC, the U.S. Small Business Administration, Clarkson's Shipley Center for Innovation, and the Alcoa Foundation.
Stony Brook SBDC:
Women’s Empowerment Circle – a free event for Small Business Week
Thursday, May 4, 2017, 5:30pm-8:00pm
5:30pm -6:15pm: Light Supper & Networking
6:15pm - 6:30pm: Introductions: Maria Camassa, CPA and Business Owner, will share her business experiences and
Ronni Rosen,Sr. Business Adviser, Stony Brook SBDC
6:30pm- 7:00pm: "Round Robin"
7:00pm-8:00pm: Guest Speaker: Suzanne Borelli, Holistic Health Coach and Motivational Speaker, "Live Your Life in the Front Row"
To register or for additional information: 631.632.9837 or SBDC@stonybrook.edu
On May 5th from 10:00 AM to Noon, The Brooklyn SBDC, in support of our community’s New American growing population, will be conducting the often requested…
“Startup Entrepreneur Workshop” in partnership with “Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow”. The workshop will empower new Americans as well as more established community members in the following areas of understanding:
- Business Analysis
- Legal Structures
- Financial Viability
The Rockland SBDC will present two events, focused primarily on presenting the benefits of accessing government markets via BidLinx for small business. One will occurr on 4/27 and the other one during Small Business week in conjunction with Community Capital.