Events

 

Start Small Think Big offers free educational workshops and networking opportunities for small business owners. We work with our partners to provide informative content geared towards small business success.

 

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Wed
Sep
22

This workshop focuses on the issues surrounding intellectual property such as trademarks, copyrights, and patents as they apply to U.S. business owners and entrepreneurs under U.S. federal law, and how small businesses can protect their intellectual property.

11am PT / 2pm ET

Wed
Sep
22

This workshop is targeted towards entrepreneurs just getting started. We'll discuss strategies of testing your business model in the market. This involves goal-setting, tracking operations, and then analyzing the results of your operations against your original goals.

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This workshop is targeted towards entrepreneurs just getting started. We'll discuss strategies of testing your business model in the market. This involves goal-setting, tracking operations, and then analyzing the results of your operations against your original goals.

This workshop is co-sponsored by the John Jay College Institute of Justice and Opportunity.

4pm ET / 1pm PT

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Thu
Sep
23

The webinar covers issues related to intellectual property use on business websites, terms of use/service, and privacy policies, along with some general best practice guidance for small business owners who are doing business online or pivoting to digital.

11am PT / 2pm ET

Mon
Oct
04

Durante este evento nuestra panelista Diana Ramirez estara contestando preguntas de la audiencia de emprendedores. El evento sera completamente e Espanol y la registracion estara abierta al publico....Read more

Durante este evento nuestra panelista Diana Ramirez estara contestando preguntas de la audiencia de emprendedores. El evento sera completamente e Espanol y la registracion estara abierta al publico. Esta sesion se tratara sobre las dificultades que conlleva ser una nueva emprendedora y el impacto que ha creado la pandemia.

4pm ET / 1pm PT

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Wed
Oct
06

Join us for a discussion of legal aspects of doing business online as a small business owner....Read more

Join us for a discussion of legal aspects of doing business online as a small business owner. In this webinar, we will provide an overview of website terms of use and privacy policies, including whether and when to use them, what they should include, and what they mean, and how to avoid copyright and trademark infringement issues when adding textual and photographic content to a business website.

This workshop is hosted by the NYC Business Solutions Center of Queens.

11am ET / 8am PT

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Wed
Oct
06

Join us for a networking event for all different types of food business. Talk with one another, network and share tips and tricks for running your business.

4pm ET / 1pm PT

Wed
Oct
13

*** Join us for the next in our leadership series, Owning Your Pitch & Public Speaking with SSTB Client & Public Speaking Professor, Vinnie Cuccia! ***

Vincent P. Cuccia (he/him) is an entrepreneur, public speaking professor, pitch competition judge and winner.

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*** Join us for the next in our leadership series, Owning Your Pitch & Public Speaking with SSTB Client & Public Speaking Professor, Vinnie Cuccia! ***

Vincent P. Cuccia (he/him) is an entrepreneur, public speaking professor, pitch competition judge and winner.

As an Adjunct Professor at Kingsborough Community College/CUNY, he has been teaching Effective Public Speaking and Career Communication and, ultimately, building confidence in our future leaders for over 10 years. He has prepared hundreds of students in organizing and delivering winning persuasive presentations on various subjects. He has also judged pitches for different competitions for over 5 years. Finally, he won a major government grant by pitching his company, Planet Pepper.

He also runs a successful small business - Planet Pepper where their mission is to “bootify” the glamazons of the world. As the co-owner and customer service specialist of Planet Pepper, he has been making hip/butt pads for cis-gendered women, trans women, cross dressers and drag queens and, ultimately, building people’s confidence in their looks for over 10 years.

He is both a person with a disability and openly gay and looks forward to building your confidence!

3pm ET / 12pm PT

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Thu
Oct
14

This workshop, hosted by the City of Oakland and Start Small Think Big, will provide an overview of primary legal considerations to consider while operating a small business, including the benefits of limited liability entities, flexibility and benefits of written contracts/agreements, legal...Read more

This workshop, hosted by the City of Oakland and Start Small Think Big, will provide an overview of primary legal considerations to consider while operating a small business, including the benefits of limited liability entities, flexibility and benefits of written contracts/agreements, legal issues that arise when doing business online, intellectual property basics, and more.

11am PT / 2pm ET

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Wed
Oct
20

* En español abajo*

Join us for this free seminar and learn about the financial management and bookkeeping practices needed to get statements for applications, taxes, and planning for your business’ future

Topics Include:...Read more

* En español abajo*

Join us for this free seminar and learn about the financial management and bookkeeping practices needed to get statements for applications, taxes, and planning for your business’ future

Topics Include:
• Business banking, separating personal finances
• Digital bookkeeping options (Wave and Quickbooks Online): which to choose, how and why to use them
• Live Q & A session

This webinar will have English and Spanish live interpretation.
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Únase a nosotros en este seminario gratuito y aprenda sobre la gestión financiera y las prácticas de contabilidad necesarias para obtener extractos de solicitudes, impuestos y planificación para el futuro de su empresa.

Los temas incluyen:

• Banca comercial, separando las finanzas personales
• Opciones de contabilidad digital (Wave y Quickbooks Online): cuál elegir, cómo y por qué usarlas
• Sesión de preguntas y respuestas en directo

Este taller se presentará con interpretación simultánea en ingles y español

4pm ET / 1pm PT

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Thu
Oct
28

Join Start Small Think Big along with Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF) for a workshop on workers' comp and unemployment insurance.

This workshop will be conducted in English, Spanish and Cantonese.

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Join Start Small Think Big along with Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF) for a workshop on workers' comp and unemployment insurance.

This workshop will be conducted in English, Spanish and Cantonese.

Únase a Start Small Think Big junto con Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF) para un taller sobre la indemnización por accidentes laborales y la aseguranza de desempleo. Este taller se llevará a cabo en inglés, español y cantonés.

6pm PT / 9pm ET

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