Business Events/Workshops

City Announces Free Legal Services to Help Small Business Lease Issues (Press Release)


Worry-Free Hiring for the Small Business Owner (By Appointment)

Date: Starting Tuesday, Feb 20th
Time: By Appointment Only
Location: NYC Business Solutions, Queens Center, 90-27 Sutphin Blvd, 4th Floor, Jamaica

Are you looking for staff? Do you need to hire immediately?

If you’re opening a new location, expanding your operations, or just getting started, we can assist you in finding and cultivating the right talent — for free.
We’ll not only save you money, but also time, by helping you hire the right employees. Whether you have a staff of 1 or 125, we work for you!
We provide qualified and pre-screened candidates. We’ll recruit and screen job-seekers from a citywide pool of thousands of candidates, and refer the most qualified to your business. All free of charge.

THIS IS NOT A CLASS; BY APPOINTMENT ONLY;  Please register and a BSC Staff Member will contact you.

Register here or contact Shin Otake at



Prepare Your Business for Emergencies Webinar

Date: Tuesday, April 17
Time: 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

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

You will learn how to:

  • Stay in business: Identify your key business functions, employees, and documents.
  • Protect your investments: Understand how to protect your assets and navigate insurance processes.
  • Be ready for action: Create a business continuity plan for your business.

Event number: 669 394 262
Event password: webinar
To join the online event
1. Click here to join the online event.
Or copy and paste the following link to a browser:

2. Click “Join Now”.

To join the audio conference only
US Toll: +1-240-454-0887

Access code: 669 394 262
For assistance
You can contact NYC Business Solutions at:

Signing A Commercial Lease: What You Need To Know

Date: Thursday, April 19
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Small Business Support Center, 90-27 Sutphin Blvd, 4th Floor, Jamaica

Business owners know that securing the right commercial space is an important decision, but many are not prepared to enter the lease negotiation process.

By effectively negotiating a lease agreement before signing it, small business owners can avoid costly mistakes in the future.

This course offers useful steps you can take to prepare for negotiating a commercial lease that serves your interests and minimizes risks.

You will learn about:

– The importance of pre-planning and due diligence when selecting a location and landlord

– Legal concepts and terms relevant to commercial leases

– Many of the online and in-person resources available to you during the leasing process

– Tips for negotiating and signing a commercial lease

Register here

Obtaining Financing for your Business (By Appointment)

Location: Small Business Support Center, 90-27 Sutphin Blvd, 4th Floor, Jamaica

THIS IS NOT A CLASS; BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; See Below; Please register and a BSC Staff Member will contact you.

Finding Financing – Open Hours

Today, as always, running a small business in NYC is no easy feat. As the business owner you are tackling a variety of challenges daily.

One of the most challenging issues is securing financing to support and grow your business.

If you need $15,000+, we can navigate you through the complex world of financing. We have assisted thousands of clients in obtaining the dollars they needed to ensure they have a thriving business.

We can help with:

Securing a loan
Acquiring a line of credit
Creating financial projections
And we do this all for FREE!!

NYC Business Solutions Centers are small businesses’ trusted advisors. Simply register and we will contact you to set up an appointment to meet with our Finance expert.

Register here


International B2B & Small Business Resource Forum

Date: Wednesday, May 2
Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Ted Weiss Federal Building, 290 Broadway, 30th Floor, NY 10017

A Platform for Buyers, Suppliers, Investors, and Exporters to Network and Get Resources/Assistance.

Meet w/ 30+ government agencies and organizations, learn from 30+ speakers!

Must register to, providing your formal name and e-mail address.

We will have to close the registration when it reaches 800 maximum.

Thanks to the following exhibitors for providing one-on-one information counseling:

Federal Government-
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
National Labor Relations Board
Social Security Administration
United States Postal Service
U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Department of Labor-EBSA
U.S. Department of Labor-OSHA
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. General Services Administration

New York State Government-
Empire State Development Global NY
Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery
NYS Department of Taxation and Finance
NY State of Health
NYS Workers’ Compensation Board
New York City Government
NYC Commission on Human Rights
NYC Department of Education
NYC Department of Finance Taxpayer Advocate’s Office
NYC Department of Parks and Recreation
NYC Department of Sanitation
NYC Department of Small Business Services
NYC Housing Authority

Foreign Government Agencies-
Hong Kong Trade Development Council
Taiwan Trade Center, New York

NY Organizations Serving Business Community-
BOC Women’s Business Center
Business Center for New Americans
Court Square Law Project
Greater New York Chamber of Commerce
Haitian American International Business and Multicultural Art Promotion
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Queens
Long Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
New American Chamber of Commerce
New York City Bar Legal Referral Service (LRS)
Queens Chamber of Commerce
Science, Industry and Business Library
The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corp (DBA Bronx CookSpace)
US-China Advanced Institute for International Business
US-China Guangdong Chamber of Commerce

Queens Chamber of Commerce – Workplace Skills Development Program
Workshop #5: Time, Stress and Anger Managment at the Workplace

Date: Friday, May 25
Time: 8:30 AM
Location: Queens Chamber of Commerce, 75-20 Astoria Boulevard, Suite 140, Jackson Heights

This program covers the basic skills needed to manage time, stress and anger at work.

When you manage your time you manage your stress; when you manage your stress you manage your anger; and when you manage all three you have a more effective and productive workplace.

Mismanagement of time, stress and anger not only hurts productivity but also put the health and safety of employees and customers at risk.

Complimentary Admission, Breakfast and Parking – Open to All

If you have any questions please contact at or register here

Free Immigration Services in Queens

Date: Mondays
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: 71-29 Roosevelt Ave.
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

All Services are free, confidential and open to any member of the community. Some of the services include:




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