Jul
    31
    Wed
    Small Business Enterprise Certification Workshop @ Kearny Point
    Jul 31 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

    Small Business Enterprise Certification:

    WORK WITH THE NEW JERSEY GOVERNMENT!

    A Small Business Enterprise Workshop- hosted by America’s Small Business Development Center at New Jersey City University and Presented by Jermaine Pharmes from the Hudson County Office of Business Opportunity.

    Speaker(s): Jermaine Pharmes

    Learn how to:

    • Acquire/Bid on State Government Contracts
    • Find the best programs for small businesses
    • Choose the right certification for you
    • Become a vendor for government entities

    Sponsored and paid for by: the United States Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Center at NJCU, New Jersey City University and Kearny Point.

    Have a comment or question? send us an email at sbdc@njcu.edu or visit us at sbdchudsoncounty.com


    FREE Parking:

    Use the highlighted ‘Tenant Parking’ area.


    Training Courses and Event Policy:

    Because we value the safety and security of our attendees and the communities they participate in, the following will not be accepted at any event hosted, organized, or participated by the SBDC.

    • Children under 12 years of age.
    • Children between 12-18 years of age without parental supervision.
    • Inappropriate language or behavior.
    • Unprofessional attire.

    Event attendees/participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event at the discretion of the event staff.

    *Event time & location can be subject to change*

    Aug
    21
    Wed
    Meet The Lenders – Learn how to get a Business Loan directly from the Lenders! @ Kearny Point
    Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

    MEET THE LENDERS:

    THE BIGGEST LENDERS EVENT OF NJ!

    Food • Drinks • Giveaways • and more.

    Senior VP’s, Veteran Bankers, and SBA Lending Experts will show you where to find loans in an immersive panel discussion.

    Learn about:

    • Loans available for small business (7a, 504, Micro-loans)
    • Lending criteria to qualify for funding
    • The application process and documents required
    • Non-traditional finance options
    • Meet with loan experts and other entrepreneurs like you

    Sponsored and paid for by: the United States Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Center at NJCU, New Jersey City University and Kearny Point.

    Speaker(s): SBA, RBAC, UCEDC, Ponce Bank, and more.

    Have a comment or question? send us an email at sbdc@njcu.edu or visit us at sbdchudsoncounty.com

    Agenda:

    10:30 AM – 11:30 AM – Registration, Coffee, & Networking (1st Floor Lobby)
    11:45 PM – 12:00 PM – Welcoming Remarks & Introductions
    12:00 PM – 01:00 PM – Panel Discussion (4th Floor)
    01:00 PM – 01:30 PM – Q&A (4th Floor)
    01:30PM – 02:30 PM – Exhibitor/Networking Session (at Dry Bistro Bar on 1st Floor)


    Parking:

    Use the Tenant Parking Lot opposite of the Kearny Point front entrance.


    Training Courses and Event Policy:

    Because we value the safety and security of our attendees and the communities they participate in, the following will not be accepted at any event hosted, organized, or participated by the SBDC.

    • Children under 18 years of age
    • Inappropriate language or behavior
    • Unprofessional attire.

    Event attendees/participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event at the discretion of the event staff.

    *Event time & location can be subject to change*

    Oct
    2
    Wed
    Starting a Business & Writing a Business Plan @ Bayonne City Hall- Council Chambers
    Oct 2 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
    Starting a Business & Writing a Business Plan @ Bayonne City Hall- Council Chambers

    Starting a Business & Writing a Business Plan

    This workshop is directed to the entrepreneur at the conceptual stage and will take them through the step-by-step process of developing a business plan from A to Z.

    Speaker(s): Ryan Silvestre, Senior Business Consultant for SBDC at NJCU

    We will discuss:

    • Basics of a business plan,
    • Different Entities,
    • Certifications that can help businesses grow,
    • Personal & Business Assessment Process,
    • and MORE!

    Sponsored and paid for by: the United States Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Center at NJCU, and New Jersey City University.

    Have a comment or question? Send us an email at sbdc@njcu.edu


    Training Courses and Event Policy:

    Because we value the safety and security of our attendees and the communities they participate in, the following will not be accepted at any event hosted, organized, or participated by the SBDC.

    • Children under 12 years of age.
    • Children between 12-18 years of age without parental supervision.
    • Inappropriate language or behavior.
    • Unprofessional attire.

    Event attendees/participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event at the discretion of the event staff.

    Fee: No Cost

    *EVENT TIME, LOCATION, AND/OR DATE CAN BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE*

    Dec
    6
    Fri
    NJCFE 2019 Financial Literacy Symposium @ New Jersey City University
    Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
    NJCFE 2019 Financial Literacy Symposium @ New Jersey City University

    The Symposium will be held on December 6 and hosted by Dr. Bernard McSherry, Dean, and New Jersey City University in Jersey City, NJ. This half day morning event will begin with a 9:00 AM registration and contain two nationally recognized key note speakers on financial literacy. Additionally, there are two tracks for participants – one track for classroom educators and one track for community leaders and not-for-profits.

    What Organizations would Benefit?
    • Community Nonprofits
    • Faith-based organizations
    • State and Local Government Agencies

    Who Should Attend?
    • Directors and Program Administrators
    • Counselors
    • Community Volunteers

    What Financial Topics will be Addressed?
    • Strategies for Promoting Financial Wellness in Disadvantaged Communities
    • Advancing Financial Capability through Technology Access and Literacy

    Keynote Speakers:
    • Beth Kobliner, Best-selling Author: Get a Financial Life,
    Personal Finance in Your Twenties & Thirties, Make Your Kid a
    Money Genius.
    • Jonathan Clements, Former Personal-finance Columnist, The
    Wall Street Journal, and Author: How to Think About Money