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Upcoming Training Programs


Permisos y Licencias para Pequeños Negocios

Monday, June 5th, 2023 at 10:00am - 11:00am ET

Desea abrir un negocio y no sabe qué Permisos y/o Licencias necesita? O ya tiene un negocio y desea saber si esta cumpliendo con todos los requerimientos de la Ciudad y El Estado de Nueva York?

El Centro de Soluciones para Negocios de NYC presenta este taller para dar a conocer a la comunidad Hispana los recursos y herramientas que El Estado y la Ciudad de Nueva York ofrecen sin costo a los Pequeños Negocios.

Una de las dudas mas comunes de los emprendedores es saber qué permisosy licencias su negocio necesita para funcionar en la Ciudad y Estado de NY, eneste taller se explicará como encontrar las agencias a las que se deben dirigirpara hacer la aplicación y también cómo encontrar un asesor de la Ciudad que lehaga una evaluación a su negocio para saber si cumple o no con los requerimientos gubernamentales.

Es necesario registrarse para reservar su asistencia.

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Managing Human Resources: Key Issues

Wednesday, June 14th, 2023 at 12:00pm ET

The Pace University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is pleased to partner with Dr. Julia Eisenberg, associate professor at Pace University Lubin School of Business. Dr. Julia Eisenberg will provide an introduction for entrepreneurs to important considerations related to Human Resources Management, including the following:

  • Recruiting & selection

  • Orientation & onboarding

  • Compensation & benefits

  • DEI

  • Training and Development

  • Performance Management

Upcoming Webinars from Partner Organizations


New York SBDC Business Training
For information and registration links to other free webinars offered by the NY Small Business Development Center network click here


Global NY Trade Promotion Tour

Monday June 12, 2:30 pm-6:30pm

With representatives around the world and programs offering export funding and assistance, Global NY helps New York businesses enter or expand their presence in the global marketplace. Representatives from Global NY’s foreign offices in Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Israel, India and China will embark on a trade promotion tour to seven regions of New York State. Global New York is ESD’s international division which offers one-stop shopping to New York businesses that want to export globally.

Attendees will hear an overview of Global New York’s programs and respective markets. Companies will have the opportunity to schedule one-on-one consultations with the representatives following the presentations, but you must pre-register and receive email confirmation on your time slot.

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Trademark Basics Boot Camp

Each Tuesday (Usually At 2pm ET) from 7/11/23

This free USPTO event series provides a comprehensive overview of the process for federal trademark registration and maintaining a federal trademark. If you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur seeking to protect your brand and product identities, Trademark Basics Boot Camp is for you.

You can attend the entire series or just the modules that best match your interests, but you must sign up for each module to attend. If you attend all eight modules, you can request a certificate of attendance. To learn more and sign up, select an individual module from the listing below.

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8(a) Business Development - Straight Talk! You Ask, We Listen!

Third Wednesday of Each Month at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The goal of this program is to provide small businesses with a direct line to SBA 8(a) BD employees who can answer questions and provide information relative to 8(a) Business Development Program’s benefits and eligibility requirements for 8(a) certification. 

Call-In Information:

Dial 1-202-765-1254

Phone Conference ID - 217 121 169#

For questions, please contact


MWBE Training Tuesdays Online Webinars

Each Tuesday (Usually At 2pm ET) A New Topic Is Covered

Marketing your business to the government can be a daunting process, but Empire State Development is working to make sure entrepreneurs have the tools they need to successfully bid on government contracts. The "Training Tuesdays" webinar series covers a diverse range of topics including how to submit a proposal, doing business with NYS agencies, upcoming contracting opportunities, effective marketing to the government, proper bid pricing, and more!


NY StartUP! 2023 Business Plan Competition: Virtual Orientation Sessions

Numerous Days & Times

The New York StartUP! 2023 Business Plan Competition provides an opportunity for inspiring and innovative entrepreneurs to take their ideas and turn them into reality with access to Library resources, mentorship, and the chance to win cash prizes. The orientation sessions provide all the information you need to know and attending one orientation session is the first requirement of the competition.


For eligibility and more information visit:


NYC Department of Small Business Services Webinars and Training

Numerous Days & Times

The NYC Department of Small Business Services’ NYC Business Solutions Centers offer small business training sessions in topics such as QuickBooks and Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certification. You can register for their free events and courses on Eventbrite. 


Women-Owned Small Business Webinar

Third Thursday of Each Month at 10:00 AM to 11 AM ET

The Women-Owned Small Business Program is excited to announce a new webinar series: Welcome to WOSB! This series is intended as a pre-application primer on the program and application process.

Participants will learn about eligibility standards, how staff reviews packages, common mistakes to look out for, and more. WOSB staff will present and be on hand to answer questions and provide clarity on the application process. 

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