Resources

What can SBMA and WHEDco do for my business?

SBMA and WHEDco can connect you to no-cost resources to help your business thrive, including:

  • Business workshops and trainings
  • One-on-one legal advice and lease review
  • Advisors to help businesses avoid fines
  • Assistance finding financial services and opportunities

Contact us today to find out how we can help your business by emailing us at business@whedco.org.

Are you looking for financial, legal, or marketing assistance to help build or grow your business? Download WHEDco’s South Bronx Business Resources Guide to find no-cost or low-cost resources available to small businesses.


 

Free Business Courses

Working with a Bank & Access to Capital

Organized by WHEDco
Learn how to successfully work with a bank to help your business grow at WHEDco. Presenters Santander Bank and the Business Center for New Americans (BCNA) will discuss: • Different products banks offer to business owners • How to access capital and how to get approved for a business loan • Financing options offered by non-profit organizations and partners To RSVP, call us at 347-906-2335 or email WHEDco at business@whedco.org. Visit whedco.org for more information.
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WE Master Money: el Crédito

Organized by WHEDco

Aprenda sobre cómo mejorar su crédito y el impacto que el crédito tiene en su negocio durante este taller y sesiones personalizadas con un asesor financiero certificado.

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Social Media Fundamentals Webinar, 1 Session, Bronx 6/19/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn about the key components of building an online presence for your business! 

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Advanced Social Media & E-commerce Strategies, Washington Heights 6/19/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Great, so you have a permanent home on the internet, and some “friends” as well. Now what?

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SIBL Free One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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NYC M/WBE Harvest -- June 2018 #1

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Are you ready to submit your application for NYC M/WBE certification or recertification? If so, the M/WBE Harvest is for you.

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Restaurant Management Bootcamp, 1 Session, Bronx 6/19/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Total course hours: 1 session, for 2 hours.

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業務規劃基本概念 (Business Planning Basics), BROOKLYN 6/20/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

課程總時數:1 節課,3 小時。


您將瞭解:

健全之業務計劃的元件
行銷、財務、人力資源與營運之間的連動
接觸目標顧客的策略
進行損益平衡分析
協助您規劃流程的工具和範本

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Kiva Webinar: Securing Funding for Your Business (0% Interest Loans & $10,000 in 30 days), 1 Session, Bronx 6/20/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

If you are looking for capital in the next 30-60 days to start, operate or expand your business, this workshop is for you.Take advantage of Kiva's Crowdfunding to access capital to grow your business. Kiva is a non-profit that has helped more than 500 NYC small business owners secure funding; with Kiva, you’ll be able to crowdfund a 0% interest, no fees loan up to $10,000.

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10 Steps To Starting Your Own Business, 1 Session, Bronx 6/20/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Course length: 2 hours

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Intellectual Property 101, BROOKLYN 6/20/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

This course will help you better understand the meaning of intellectual property and steps business owners can take in protecting the intellectual property of their business.

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Obtaining Financing for your Business (By Appointment)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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SBS-PTAC "Bidding Strategies for Construction Firms" Workshop, 6/21/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Topics to be discussed:

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How to Select the Right Business Structure, Upper Manhattan, 6/21/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

You will learn about:

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Prepare Your Business for Emergencies Workshop, 06/21/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Prepare yourself and your business for emergencies!

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10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business, Upper Manhattan NYC Business Solutions Center, 06/21/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn what it takes to start your own business! 
This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business and how NYC Business Solutions can guide you through each step along the way. 

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Understanding and Improving Your Credit, BROOKLYN 6/22/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Total course hours: 1 session, 2 hours.

You will learn about:

• How to get and obtain your credit report
• How to dispute discrepancies on your credit report
• How to improve your credit

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Conferencia (Español): WE Master MONEY. ENCUENTRO DE MUJERES HISPANAS

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

JORNADA DE CAPACITACIÓN Y OPORTUNIDADES DE CRÉDITO Y FINANCIAMIENTO PARA INICIAR O HACER CRECER TU NEGOCIO

DESCRIPCIÓN

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Tools to Launching and Running Your Childcare Business

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

On June 23rd, we are partnering with the Guttman Center for Early Care & Education at Bank Street College to bring you a day-long workshop, “Tools to Launching and Running Your Childcare Business.” It will be an incredible experience to receive resources on developing your curriculum, building relationships with your children and their families, and becoming connected to a larger community of childcare providers and resources.

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WE Master Leadership Courses (2 day workshop: 6/25, 6/26)

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

You will have the opportunity to learn from experts in leadership development and entrepreneurship. Please note, this course consists of two sessions - please plan on attending all of them! 

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10 Steps To Starting Your Own Business, 1 Session, Bronx 6/25/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Course length: 2 hours

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SBS-PTAC "Cost Estimating for Construction Firms" workshop, 6/25/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

This seminar is an introduction to the technical aspects of estimating. Technical components of estimating a project include:

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Business Financial Management, 1 Session, Bronx 6/26/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Business Financial Management

Bookkeeping is an essential function in every business, large and small. This course will review the purpose and benefits of bookkeeping and help business owners determine whether to perform bookkeeping in-house or hire external help.

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NYC M/WBE Harvest -- June 2018 #2

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Are you ready to submit your application for NYC M/WBE certification or recertification? If so, the M/WBE Harvest is for you.

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NYC Small Business Services Webinar Workshop for Community Leaders

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Are you a community leader who would like to assist the businesses in your neighborhood with getting the help they need to start and operate? 

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SBS-PTAC: "Selling to Government" Workshop (afternoon session), 6/26/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Each and every day, the government buys billions of dollars' worth of goods and services from small businesses. The Selling to Government workshop offers an introduction to government contracting and prepares businesses to find opportunities in their area of expertise. Come and learn how your business can pursue contracts at the City, State, and Federal government levels.

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QuickBooks, Upper Manhattan NYC Business Solutions Center, 06/26/18 - 06/27/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn the key features and benefits of this accounting software!
Business owners need to monitor their spending and expenses in order to maintain a healthy profit. QuickBooks can help you keep track of daily transactions, as well as develop financial reports such as Income Statements, Balance Sheets, and Cash Flow Statements. This course will teach you how this software program can help you track your business financials effectively and efficiently. 

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Financing Your Creative Project

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Whether you’re producing a documentary or TV show, a film festival, or investing in a new product or line of business, you will leave with practical skills and a plan to tackle your new creative venture.

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Staten Island Chamber On-the-Go Workshop

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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WE Master Money: Funding Bronx, 06/27/2018

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Women Entrepreneurs (WE) Master Money: Funding is a one session course (June 27th) designed to help women entrepreneurs gain knowledge about capital planning, particularly alternative forms of funding, beyond traditional banks, that may be a perfect fit for entrepreneurs.

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Analyze Your Competition, BROOKLYN 6/27/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Analyze Your Competition

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Prepare Your Business for Emergencies Webinar, 06/28/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

From gas leaks and fires, to major storms and flooding, NYC business owners face many challenges that can impact your operations and assets. 

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How to Become Certified As a Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE), BROOKLYN 6/28/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Businesses certified as a Minority/Women-Owned (M/WBE) business are able to increase their visibility, capacity and contribute to the City’s economy through the bidding on public contracts. If you are a business owner and would like to learn how being certified as an M/WBE business can benefit to your business, this is the course for you! 

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SEO: Get Found Online & Drive Traffic to Your Website, 6/28/2018

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

SEO: Get Found Online & Drive Traffic to Your Website

Is attracting clients and new business keeping you up at night? Attract clients online with SEO. According to Forbes, 97% of people turn to the internet to find the products and services that they need. If you're not showing up online, you're not an option for them to consider. 

You will learn proven techniques for reaching your ideal clients online and driving more traffic to your website in order to increase leads and sales.

Attendees will discover:

  • How to select the right keywords to attract their ideal clients

  • How to optimize their website to get found online and get to the top of search engines

  • How to get to generate more leads and attract clients with SEO

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Bronx Chamber On-the-Go Workshop

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business, Washington Heights 6/29/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn what it takes to start your own business! 
This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business and how NYC Business Solutions can guide you through each step along the way. Total course hours: 1 session, varies by Center from 1.5-2.5 hours.

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SIBL Free One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment @ LMHQ

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise Certification Workshop - 7/10/18

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

There are now more opportunities for certified Minority- and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) to bid on public contracts, increase their capacity and effectively contribute to the City's economy. This workshop is conducted by trained certification analysts who will guide you through the certification process so you can get your application right the first time!

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One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment @ LMHQ

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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SIBL Free One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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