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A major lottery jackpot in 1799 captures the attention of Elizabeth De Hart Bleecker.
On June 9, come discover how one man went from being on welfare to being asked by Prince Andrew in London to help him with social media for one of his entrepreneurial initiatives. Vincent Dignan has discovered the secret to growing your personal and business brand so that you can have a robust online presence. You will learn specific strategies to grow your email list and your social media base with powerful results. Don't miss it!
May 21 is National Readathon Day (#Readathon2016). If you love reading and are interested in business, entrepreneurship and leadership books, here are a few suggestions. Happy reading!

Picturing The Northwest Bronx : A Community Photo Essay

This exhibit is a pictorial essay of Nothwest Bronx as seen through the images captured by those who work live or play in our community. The images depict the everyday scenes that we encounter and often wish to share with others. It is a celebration of unexpected moments that are often taken for granted

Opening soon. May 31st, 2016 - June 19th, 2016.

As we approach the start date (May 5, 2016) of our upcoming Online Customer Acquisition Series, we interviewed Maisha Walker, the presenter. Maisha is a digital marketing expert, and she shares with us a bit about what we will learn in Part 1: Social Media Advertising Overview.
Design makes your product more attractive, helps customers know it's your product, and is an opportunity to express yourself. So how do you protect your design?
Do you dream of doing work that you enjoy and that pays well? Do you dream about starting your own business to do what you actually like? Chris Guillebeau thinks you can and wants to show you how.
Since Dave is a baseball fan, it’s only fitting to describe his book as a home run. The Art of People is a compilation of Dave’s life and business stories which helped him attain his goals or taught him valuable lessons in the art of dealing with people.


MarketingWeekNYC™ is a week-long initiative created by the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce to address one of the most important small business needs: how to attract and keep customers.

This year, MarketingWeekNYC will take place during the week of June 13-17, 2016.

The Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) will join the initiative by putting together marketing programs for the benefit of the Small Business community in New York City. We are located at 188 Madison Ave (@34th St.)

We will have many marketing programs throughout the whole week. All of them will be geared to help small business owners gain valuable information and actionable items that can be put into practice right away. 

We have carefully selected the speakers; they are renowned experts in their field with lots of experience. Bring a thick notebook: you won’t want to miss any of their insights.



Click on each event to see further details and download a flyer in the calendar listing.
All events will take place in Room 018 except where noted.










8:30 am - 10:00 am  

Social Media for Small
Businesses and Startups

Panel - Alan Winnikoff,

10:00 am - 11:30 am  

90-minute MBA: Grow
Your Business with Email
and Social Media

Kendra Webb-Scott
Room 014/015

Creating a Brand to Attract
Customers and Clients

Bruce Hurwitz

11:30 am - 1:00 pm      

The Marketing Toolbox

Panel - Angela Franco,

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm      

Publish or Perish

Barry Cohen

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm      

Set the Stage for Success

Joy Passey

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm    

How to create messages that stick

Helena Escalante

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm  

Boost Profitability: Connect
the Dots between Marketing
and the Sales Process

Gil Effron


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Search Engine

Maisha Walker


From Madison Ave.
to YOU!

Panel - Linda Walsh,




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