The month’s calendar is jam-packed with business events
Workshop: Business Planning Basics
The New York City Department of Small Business Services presents this course which will teach you how to organize your business idea into a structured plan, identify and promote your business to potential customers, fulfill the legal requirements of starting your business and develop your financial projections. 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. NYPL South Beach, 21 Robin Road.
Workshop: Website Fundamentals
Websites are a great way to inform customers about your products and services. In this high-energy, fast-moving course, you’ll learn basic information needed to develop a website that best suits your business needs. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. NYC Business Solutions Staten Island Center, 120 Stuyvesant Place, 3rd Floor.
The 5 Chamber Alliance MWBE Awards
This annual event — held in a different borough each year — honors the leaders, innovators and dedicated minority- and women- business owners in New York City. Each borough-wide Chamber, inclusive of the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island, respectively, honors one woman and one minority business owner from their borough. 4 to 8 p.m. Restoration Plaza, Billy Holiday Theater, 1368 Fulton St., Brooklyn. Call (212) 473–7875 or email email@example.com for more information.
SI Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours
Sponsored by United Activities Unlimited and Hosted by National Lighthouse Museum, this event allows attendees to mix, mingle and network with Staten Island’s business professionals. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. National Lighthouse Museum, 200 Promenade at Lighthouse Point. $20 Members-Only Price, $40 Non-Member Price. Register at sichamber.com or call (718) 727–1900
Staten Island Board of Realtors Realtor Day Trade Show
Vendors will showcase the latest in products and services and experts will be on hand to share their knowledge and provide cutting-edge business solutions.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hilton Garden Inn. Additional information is available online at www.siborrealtorday.com.