Month: April 2020
WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin April 27 – May 1, 2020

We all know all this information is still unfolding daily so we urge you to review other resources so you can make the most informed decisions for your situation. Important Update This week Congress passed an additional $484 billion relief

WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with Commonwealth Capital Corp.

On Wednesday, April 22, 2020, WPEO-NY hosted a Brown Bag Lunch with Commonwealth Capital Corp. where company representatives educated WBEs on how to successfully navigate their procurement process. Speakers included: Kimberly Springsteen-Abbott, Chief Executive Office Mark Crain, Chief Procurement Officer

Hello Alice’s Director of Strategic Initiatives Shares How Founders Can Pivot Their Business In Times of Uncertainty

Hello Alice Blog Many founders are pivoting their business in response to the impacts of the coronavirus. Here’s how Hello Alice pivoted theirs. With the coronavirus affecting most aspects of our daily lives, it’s no surprise that it’s also impacting

WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin April 20 – 24, 2020

We all know all this information is still unfolding daily so we urge you to review other resources so you can make the most informed decisions for your situation. Watch Past WPEO Lunch with the Experts Webinars: Alternative Funding for

How To Prevent The Pandemic From Taking A Greater Toll On Women Entrepreneurs

By Geri Stengel, Forbes Between 2007 to 2012 — the period before and after the Great Recession — the number of women-owned businesses jumped 27% while privately held businesses grew only 3.3%, according to the Survey of Business Owners by the Census.

WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin April 13 – 17, 2020

We all know all this information is still unfolding daily so we urge you to review other resources so you can make the most informed decisions for your situation. SBA Programs Scams and Fraud Alerts The Office of Inspector General

WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin March 6 – April 10, 2020

Corporate Member Resources Small business owners show an incredible amount of courage and grit to run their business every day—and we understand it’s taking every ounce of that strength to problem solve in today’s uncertain time. We want to provide immediate