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Utica Seminar: Facebook for Business

Wednesday, June 27th 6-9pm Delta Hotel by Marriott Utica Cost: $25 – REGISTER HERE Facebook continues to provide a consistently strong return on investment for marketing businesses of all sizes. For new and small businesses, Facebook can provide an inexpensive entry into advertising. For more established and larger businesses, Facebook Business Manager can provide an entire suite of tools to…

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Utica Seminar: Build a Website for Your Business

Building your own website for your small business or nonprofit used to be difficult, but now, there are many solutions available to establish your presence on the Internet. From choosing your domain name and the right platform, to website content and search engine optimization; we will give you everything you need to know to build and maintain your own website….

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Local, State Lawmakers Push Bill to Help Entrepreneurs

By Melissa Krull, Spectrum News UTICA, N.Y. — Helping minority and women-owned businesses succeed is why some lawmakers say they’re supporting a piece of bipartisan legislation. Area officials joined Senator Kirsten Gillibrand at the Utica Women’s Business Center on Monday. They’re pushing for the Microloan Modernization Act. Lawmakers said it would expand the Small Business Administration’s Microloan Program which provides…

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Albany Seminar: Facebook for Business

Facebook continues to provide a consistently strong return on investment for marketing businesses of all sizes. For new and small businesses, Facebook can provide an inexpensive entry into advertising. For more established and larger businesses, Facebook Business Manager can provide an entire suite of tools to manage multiple Facebook pages, monetize key posts for advertising and track and analyze results….

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Albany Seminar: Build a Website for your Business

Building your own website for your small business or nonprofit used to be difficult, but now, there are many solutions available to establish your presence on the Internet. From choosing your domain name and the right platform, to website content and search engine optimization; we will give you everything you need to know to build and maintain your own website….

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Updated Withholding Calculator, Form W-4 Released; Calculator Helps Taxpayers Review Withholding Following New Tax Law

  IR-2018-36, Feb. 28, 2018 WASHINGTON –The Internal Revenue Service today released an updated Withholding Calculator on IRS.gov and a new version of Form W-4 to help taxpayers check their 2018 tax withholding following passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December. The IRS urges taxpayers to use these tools to make sure they have the right amount…

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Training Workshops Coming to Albany, NY

The Women’s Business Center of New York State and Mathias Marketing Inc. will be having three training workshops in Albany, NY at Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant, 44 Wolf Road.The second workshop will be on March 27, 2018 from 11am to 2pm.  The topic is Email Marketing Quickstart. REGISTRATION DEADLINES HAVE BEEN EXTENDED!  REGISTER TODAY! We understand that kick starting…

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Protecting Sensitive Business and Customer Data: Practical Identity Safety Practices for Your Business

A free webinar for small businesses Presented by the Federal Trade Commission & Internal Revenue Service When:  Thursday, February 1, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm Eastern | 12:00 pm Central | 11:00 am Mountain | 10:00 am Pacific | 9:00 am Alaska | 8:00 am Hawaii Identity thieves target small businesses to steal passwords, bank account information, Social Security numbers and…

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Here are four great resources for “Business Plan” Tools

1.   Palo Alto Software – LivePlan. Helps businesses to Pitch, plan, and track their business. Anywhere! Visit liveplan.com 2.   Guided Business Plan – An entrepreneur education firm that publishes books to simplify business plans and growth strategies. Visit guidedbusinessplan.com 3.   DreamBuilder – A free online learning program for women who want to start or grow their own small business. Establishes the building blocks needed for a Business Plan….

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all of our clients and friends!