NYC Department of Small Business Services Can Help You Avoid Common Business Violations For free!

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer free on-site compliance consultations to help businesses understand and follow City rules before an inspection occurs.

City Leaders Bringing Free Small Business Services Directly From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop and Council Member Robert Cornegy, Chairman of the Committee on Small Business, today kicked-off a free workshop series to bring Continue Reading →

City Announces Free Legal Services To Help Small Businesses With Leasing Issues

Today, the de Blasio administration announced the launch of a new program to help small business owners with issues related to a business lease.

Announcing The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

SCORE invites you to enter the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest for a chance to win a $25,000 grant and $7,500 in FedEx Office print and business services.

Mayor de Blasio Is Making Moves To Level The Playing Field In The Business Of NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that three of the City’s designated banks – Amalgamated, Bank of America, and TD Bank – have committed $40 million to minority and women-owned Continue Reading →

Need Help With A Business Lease From Harlem To Hollis? You May Be Eligible For Free Legal Services

If your business needs help with a commercial lease issue in New York City, you may be eligible for free legal services. 


Billions To Small Businesses Wells Fargo has officially launched its newest initiative geared specifically at budding entrepreneurs looking to help their small businesses grow from Harlem to Hollywood, entitled Wells Continue Reading →

7 Steps I Followed To build My Business Empire From Harlem To Hollywood

By David Ally A high-school friend wanted to know how I built a multimillion-dollar company. Building a multi-million dollar empire is about learning how to serve people on a small Continue Reading →

Mayor de blasio, Harlem’s Mark-Viverto And Garodnick Announce Small Business Assistance

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Council Member Dan Garodnick today announced a new bill that would make changes to the Commercial Rent Tax (CRT) aimed at Continue Reading →

NYC Commission On Human Rights Charges Against Businesses From Harlem To Hollywood

The NYC Commission on Human Rights announced charges today against 12 local and national businesses for violating the Fair Chance Act.

New City Program To Offer Free Design Services To Support Neighborhood Development

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) today announced the launch of Neighborhood Design Lab, a new City program offering free visual design services to community-based organizations (CBOs).

Join ‘City Hall In Your Borough’ To Educate Businesses In Washington Heights

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas, Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop…

Join An Upper Manhattan Panel Discussion On Access Capital For Your Harlem Business

Are you an existing or start-up Harlem business owner in need of capital to help your business grow? Have you faced roadblocks obtaining financing?

Rep. Adriano Espaillat Leads District Small Business Summit 2017

Yesterday, Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat held his “State of Emergency: Small Business Summit” at Yeshiva University, New York.

de Blasio Program Helps Minority And Women-Owned Businesses Secure $93.5 Million

The de Blasio administration announced that a City program has helped over 100 Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) win $93.5 million in City contracts, including a record high $28.6 Continue Reading →

Corporate Social Responsibility Is On The Rise. Is It Right For Your Small Business In Harlem?

Everyone has a favorite cause or two. Maybe you and your employees volunteer in your community. But do you want to expand your company’s efforts for your cause?

Fine-Tune Your Brand By Identifying Your Business Niche In Harlem

One of the best brands in Harlem has been Rao’s (see above), there brand has been anything but generic. Is your business’s brand too vague? “Generic” is the death knell Continue Reading →

Free Business Workshop Coming To Harlem

Harlem business owners, remember this date — June 22, 2017. On that day, the city’s Department of Small Business Services will be bringing its Chamber On-the-Go program to the neighborhood.

#LoveYourLocalNYC Neighborhood Businesses From Harlem To Hollis

New York City’s neighborhood businesses from Harlem to Hollis, Queens keep us going 24/7 and give us local connections in our fast-paced city.

36th Annual Harlem Business Alliance Fundraising Awards Gala Celebrates ‘Black Women Did That’

For the past 36 years, the Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) has honored black brilliance with their annual awards gala. The annual sold out must attend celebration is the pinnacle fundraising Continue Reading →