News & Press Releases- New York SBDC

News & Press Releases

16 September 2020

Small Business in the Era of COVID-19

What’s it like to run a small business during a pandemic? How do you cope with fewer customers, increased restrictions and the constant threat of commercial eviction? And what resources are available to you in desperate times? Those are all questions that Councilmember Carlina Rivera (D-East Village, Gramercy Park) strove to answer during a virtual discussion.

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13 June 2019

Baruch College SBDC and Futureworks Shops Partnership

The Baruch College SBDC has teamed up with SecondMuse & NYCEDC's Futureworks Shops to extend its business counseling services to all members and clients at other Futureworks Shops partners in NYC.

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16 May 2019

NYSBDC Entrepreneurs of the Year

The New York Small Business Development Center is pleased to recognize the boldest, brightest, and best small companies and enterprising individuals in New York State.

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3 May 2019

National Small Business Week is May 5-11, 2019

During the week the SBA and SBDC will recognize the contributions of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and organizations that support America's small businesses. Join the celebration and follow along on our social channels!

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25 April 2019

How to Get Banks to Say Yes to Your Small Business Loan

"Business plans are critically important for startups, high-growth companies or buyers seeking to finance the purchase of a business. In fact, they are a useful planning tool for any business, but especially for startups since they have no financial track record for a bank to examine." Small Business Development Centers provide valuable business plan assistance at no cost.

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14 March 2019

SBDC Success Stories - Meet Chelsea Brownridge

(VIDEO) - Conversation with America's SBDC Success Story, Chelsea Brownridge, New York SBDC Client and Co-Founder of DogSpot

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22 February 2019

Buffalo’s youngest entrepreneurs: Age is no obstacle for these five startups

Every year, the Buffalo SBDC runs a KidBiz program for children in third through sixth grades. Three times each summer, kids set up stands at the Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market to sell anything from popsicles to painted rocks. Associate Director, Andrea Lizak, guides participants: “It’s amazing how much they grow, even in one year. We’ve had kids who have gotten their DBAs and appropriate licensing to go to craft shows and they take those ideas and concepts and move it into actual businesses.”

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