Flushing Chamber of Commerce partners with Google, Lili to host free business workshop

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The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Google and Lili to present a free marketing workshop, “Setting Up for Success in 2023,” for local entrepreneurs and small business owners during the next “Lunch & Learn” webinar on Wednesday, November 16, at 12 p.m.

The webinar is free and open to the public. Participants must register in advance at google2023.eventbrite.com. 

“The economic situation is predicted to worsen next year and our community must brace for the worst if we are to survive and prosper,” said John Choe, executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce.  “This lively 60-minute webinar, featuring experts Petia Abdur-Razzaaq and Wendi Caplan-Carroll, will help small business owners overcome upcoming challenges with actionable strategies for success in 2023.”

Webinar participants will learn how to improve their visibility in Google searches; create a free business profile on Google; build marketing campaigns that deliver results; learn how self-employment and income taxes are calculated; leverage smart tax tools to ensure only paying what you owe and avoid common tax penalties and organize finances before filing. 

Abdur-Razzaaq is a professional trainer with Grow with Google, which helps people gain the skills and access to technology to get started and accelerate growth in today’s digital economy. Abdur-Razzaaq began her career during the launch of The Boston Globe’s website boston.com, where she developed effective online marketing campaigns for major clients such as Dunkin Donuts and Fleet Bank.

Caplan-Carroll is co-founder of Square Biz Marketing and an expert with Lili, a new platform to empower business owners with tools and services designed to save time and money. Caplan-Carroll specializes in helping brands connect to small businesses locally and coaches small business owners to be successful strategically while staying true to their passions.

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit membership association that fosters the economic growth, inclusive diversity, and shared prosperity of the community through advocacy, networking, and education. For more information, visit flushingchamber.nyc.

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