New Reopening & Recovery Checklist for Small Businesses
Our Business Advisors are here to help as you begin your reopening journey – offering assistance with deciding whether to reopen, developing a plan, and planning for the future.
View our new Reopening & Recovery Checklist for Small Businesses to help you make critical decisions regarding your business. At any point in this process, reach out to your nearest New York SBDC office to schedule an advising session. Each center is equipped to meet with you virtually (phone or web conferencing) to assist with your questions.
This intensive 20 hour virtual workshop will be offered in July and August. Fast Track is facilitated by a certified New York SBDC Business Advisor and includes a variety of presenters who are experts in all facets of business start-up. The workshop also meets the requirements of SEAP through the Department of Labor.
Topics will include:
- Business Plan Development
- Hiring Employees
- Social Media
- Financial Management
- Business Financing Options
Brand Story & Effective Customer Engagement
Margaret Kim, Adjunct Professor at Pace University’s Lubin School of Business, to host two webinars in collaboration with the Pace University SBDC.
Restoring Customer Confidence Post Covid-19 Thursday July 30 @ 10:00am
Your doors are open, but are your customers ready to shop? Get into the minds of your customers before they step into your store. Put them at ease by giving them the signs they are looking for to let them know your store is safe, clean and compliant. Show them how the experience, though different, will be enjoyable and worth the trip!
Join Christina Loggia, Certified Business Advisor from the SBDC at Farmingdale College, for this insightful webinar.
Top 5 Tips for Effective Engagement Wednesday, August 5 @ 12:00pm
As consumers, we are bombarded with marketing messages from all sides. As business owners and brand managers, it can be equally overwhelming and confusing. This webinar will keep things simple and doable, and cover the top five tips for effective customer engagement.
Everything You Need to Know About Commercial Leases Tuesday, September 15 @ 7:00pm
This workshop gives pointers on how to successfully negotiate a lease that serves the business owner’s interests and minimizes his or her risk. There will be discussion of how to negotiate, what to negotiate, and what information can be useful before you negotiate. Presenter: Thomas M. Farrell, Esq., TMF Law Offices, P.C