Small Business Training Events - Starting, marketing, and managing small businesses- New York SBDC

New York SBDC Business Training

In addition to business advising, New York SBDCs provide business training to startups, entrepreneurs and small business owners across New York State. Most of our business training is free and focuses on starting or growing an existing small business. Training topics range from business plan writing, crowdfunding, startup tips, preparing to sell a business, to digital marketing and more.

View and register for an upcoming training below, or make an appointment for free one-on-one business advising to get started today.

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Staten IslandLearn How to Build A Successful Business PlanStaten Island 2/25/2020
Staten IslandMWBE Borough Forum 2020Staten Island 2/25/2020
BronxAre You An Entrepreneur? Build a Website For Your Small BusinessBronx 2/25/2020
BrooklynOnline Presence and ReputationBrooklyn 2/25/2020
Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Develop.Small Business Assistance: 2020 Entrepreneurial Assistance ProgramMonticello 2/25/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 2/25/2020
BronxSelling to the Government & 8 (A) HUB Zone and WOSB CertificationBronx 2/26/2020
ManhattanNew York SBDC Pitch Workshop Series & CompetitionNew York 2/26/2020
Bay Ridge SatelliteLearn How to Build A Successful Business PlanBrooklyn 2/26/2020
Midtown ManhattanTELL ME THE STORY OF YOUR VENTURENew York 2/27/2020
BrooklynFinancial Projections for Small BusinessesBrooklyn 2/27/2020
JamestownBusiness Basics OnlineJamestown 3/1/2020
Staten IslandCareerCon 2020Staten Island 3/3/2020
Columbia-HarlemSmall Business OperationNew York 3/3/2020
BrooklynPitch Workshop Series Spring 2020Brooklyn 3/4/2020
Stony BrookSelling to the Government & 8(a), HubZone and WOSB CertificaionStony Brook 3/4/2020
BrooklynStartup Entrepreneurship WorkshopBrooklyn 3/4/2020
Downtown Rochester OutreachThe Procurement ExperienceRochester 3/4/2020
Queens College OutreachBusiness 101: A Beginner’s Guide Part 1: Business PlanningFlushing 3/5/2020
NiagaraStart-Up CafeSanborn 3/7/2020
CantonAkwesasne Tourism Training Program (for Small Businesses in the Akwesasne Business Incubator)Hogansburg 3/9/2020
OnondagaFast Track to Business Start-UpSyracuse 3/10/2020
BrooklynBusiness Planning for Winners + Networking EventBrooklyn 3/10/2020
Mohawk ValleyExit Strategy, Part 1: Business Valuation WebinarUtica 3/10/2020
Midtown ManhattanBUSINESS PLAN BASICSNew York 3/10/2020
Bay Ridge SatelliteLearn How to Build A Successful Business PlanBrooklyn 3/11/2020
ManhattanIntellectual Property Rights for EntrepreneursNew York 3/11/2020
ManhattanSales Strategies for Small BusniessesNew York 3/11/2020
Mohawk ValleyExit Strategy, Part 2: Completing the Deal WebinarUtica 3/11/2020
BrooklynSmall Business Legal ClinicBrooklyn 3/11/2020
Queens-YorkWomen's History Month- Empower Women-Owned BusinessJamaica 3/12/2020
Stony BrookHOW TO GROW YOUR E-COMMERCE WEBSITEStony Brook 3/12/2020
Mid-HudsonWriting a Business PlanKingston 3/12/2020
Midtown ManhattanTELL ME THE STORY OF YOUR VENTURENew York 3/12/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 3/12/2020
BrooklynHow to do Business with NYC Department of EducationBrooklyn 3/13/2020
Columbia-HarlemStarting Your Lean BusinessNew York 3/17/2020
Columbia-HarlemSmall Business Finance 101New York 3/18/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaSBDC DayLong Island City 3/18/2020
SUNY Canton SBDC at Clinton Community CollegeThinking About Starting A Business?Plattsburgh 3/18/2020
Mohawk ValleyAdvanced Facebook and Instagram Marketing TechniquesUtica 3/18/2020
BrooklynPreparing for Procurement Contracts with the City, State, and Federal GovernmentBrooklyn 3/18/2020
Queens College OutreachWomen’s History MonthFlushing 3/18/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaWomen’s History MonthLong Island City 3/19/2020
ManhattanCommercial Lease NegotiationNew York 3/19/2020
Mid-HudsonAbra Un Negocio Y Trabaje Para UstedKingston 3/23/2020
Mid-HudsonDo You Have an Appetite for a Food Business:Kingston 3/24/2020
Mohawk ValleyQuickBooks for BeginnersUtica 3/24/2020
BrooklynFrom Employee to Boss: How to Adopt and Play the RoleBrooklyn 3/24/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 3/24/2020
NiagaraEntrepreneurshipSanborn 3/25/2020
Bay Ridge SatelliteLearn How to Build A Successful Business PlanBrooklyn 3/25/2020
Stony BrookBranding and Marketing For The Newly Established BusinessStony Brook 3/26/2020
Otsego- Oneonta OutreachSmall Business TrainingOneonta 3/26/2020
WatertownStarting a Business: The SBDC PrimerWatertown 3/28/2020
Mohawk ValleyQuickBooks Office HoursUtica 3/31/2020
Columbia-HarlemSmall Business MarketingNew York 3/31/2020
JamestownBusiness Basics OnlineJamestown 4/1/2020
NiagaraSocial Media for Small BusinessSanborn 4/1/2020
WatertownEntrepreneurial Training CourseWatertown 4/2/2020
Queens College OutreachBusiness 101: A Beginner’s Guide Part 2: Knowing Your NumbersFlushing 4/2/2020
Mid-HudsonHow to Start Your Own BusinessKingston 4/7/2020
OnondagaFast Track to Business Start-UpSyracuse 4/7/2020
NiagaraBudget & RecordkeepingSanborn 4/8/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 4/9/2020
ManhattanGrow Your SmallBiz with GoogleNew York 4/9/2020
Mid-HudsonFinancial Literacy for EntrepeneursKingston 4/14/2020
Mid-HudsonReal Estate-Commercial & Residential Rental PropertiesKingston 4/15/2020
Mohawk ValleyMarketing Your Business on Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTubeUtica 4/15/2020
Queens College OutreachFinancing Your BusinessFlushing 4/15/2020
NiagaraMarketing for Small BusinessSanborn 4/15/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaOpportunity Zone WorkshopLong Island City 4/16/2020
BrooklynCrowdfundingBrooklyn 4/20/2020
Stony BrookDigital Marketing - More Than Just A WebsiteStony Brook 4/20/2020
NiagaraHR Management for Small BusinessSanborn 4/22/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 4/28/2020
NiagaraUnderstanding Your Financial PictureSanborn 4/29/2020
JamestownBusiness Basics OnlineJamestown 5/1/2020
NiagaraBusiness Owners' InsuranceSanborn 5/6/2020
OnondagaFast Track to Business Start-UpSyracuse 5/12/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaNYS Workers’ Compensation WorkshopLong Island City 5/12/2020
BrooklynSmall Business Legal ClinicBrooklyn 5/13/2020
Queens College OutreachMarketing Strategies for Your BusinessFlushing 5/13/2020
NiagaraTaxes & the Small BusinessSanborn 5/13/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 5/14/2020
NiagaraLeadership: Employee & Self-MotivationSanborn 5/20/2020
CantonWomen's Business Bootcamp LuncheonCanton 5/21/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaBusiness Plan WritingLong Island City 5/21/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 5/27/2020
Queens College OutreachBusiness Plan WritingFlushing 6/10/2020
BrooklynIntellectual PropertyBrooklyn 6/11/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 6/11/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaDoing Business with the GovernmentLong Island City 6/18/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 6/23/2020
Queens College OutreachDoing Business with the GovernmentFlushing 7/8/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 7/9/2020
BrooklynSmall Business Legal ClinicBrooklyn 7/15/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaSelling to the Global MarketLong Island City 7/16/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 7/28/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 8/13/2020
Queens College OutreachSelling to the Global MarketsFlushing 8/19/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaStarting a Business at 50+Long Island City 8/20/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 8/26/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 9/10/2020
Queens College OutreachStarting a Business at 50+Flushing 9/16/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaMeeting the Alternative LendersLong Island City 9/17/2020
WatertownBoots to BusinessFort Drum 9/22/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 10/8/2020
Queens College OutreachMeeting the Alternative LendersFlushing 10/14/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaGrants for R&D: Small Business Innovation Research & Small Business Technology Transfer ProgramLong Island City 10/15/2020
Queens College OutreachGrants for R&D: Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) & Small Business Technology Transfer Program (STTR)Flushing 11/4/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 11/12/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaBuilding a Blog for Your BusinessLong Island City 11/19/2020
JamestownWomen in NetworkingJamestown 12/10/2020
Queens-LaGuardiaHow the SBA Financing Program, Business Education, & Government Contracting Assistance Can Help YouLong Island City 12/17/2020

Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. Special arrangements for persons with disabilities can be made by calling the SBDC at least two weeks in advance.