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Free Workshop: Translating Your Words into Numbers Thursday, February 23rd

This workshop will introduce prospective and current business owners to Excel, how it works and how it can be used to do analysis for your business. CLFCR has partnered with Peter Schaeffing, President & Managing Analyst of High Impact Financial Analysis, to help you translate your words into numbers. Thursday,…

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Free Workshop: Over 50? Want to start your own business? Tuesday, February 21st

Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Let Work for Yourself@50+ help you get started! Work for Yourself@50+ is a program specifically designed to help people 50 and older learn about what it takes to be successfully self-employed in today’s economy. Join CLFCR & AARP for an interactive…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins Saturday, January 28th

Join us for some real world business planning. Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan,…

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Community Event: Mural and Adjacent Lot Unveiling Friday, September 9th

Please join us on Friday, September 9th at 5:30 pm at 255 Orange Street for an unveiling of the 255 Orange Street Community Mosaic Mural as well as the beautifully renovated adjacent green space that can be used for community events and neighborhood gatherings. The Albany Police Department will be joining…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins Saturday, September 17th

Join us for some real world business planning. Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan,…

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Free Workshop: Insights from the Capital District Regional Planning Commission Wednesday, October 12th

The Capital District Regional Planning Commission is a critical information resource for businesses, providing tools that you can use to understand development in the region. This workshop, facilitated by Sean Maguire, Director of Economic Development for the CDRPC, will introduce you to some of those specific tools the Commission has…

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Free Workshop: Overseas Business Opportunities Wednesday, September 21st

Learn how your business can take advantage of overseas opportunities. Importing goods from overseas? Want to export your product but not sure how to find customers? How will you negotiate currencies? How can you check the references of foreign inquiries? These and many other questions will be answered during this workshop…

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Free Workshop: Intellectual Property & Copyrights Tuesday, September 20th

What is a copyright and what is intellectual property?  How does it work? What is copyright infringement?  What can you do about an infringement? What are the other impacts of copyright and intellectual property protections? These are some of the questions that will be addressed in this seminar facilitated by Robert A. Heverly, Associate Professor…

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Join us for a free tour of Community Development Projects in Glens Falls & Hudson Falls

The Community Loan Fund will be showcasing unique and inspiring community development projects in Glens Falls & Hudson Falls on Thursday, May 19th from 4-6 pm. We’ll begin at the Hudson River Music Hall (10 Maple Street, Hudson Falls) and travel by bus to the Open Door Mission and Adirondack…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins May 21st

Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan, strategic planning, marketing, sales forecasting, financial management and…

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