Qaadir Islam uses power of language to lift people up at Universal Concepts

Qaadir Islam, life coach and owner of Universal Concepts, says that words make people. Islam has been working with clients dealing with addiction, trauma, and other issues for more than 20 years, and in that time, he has been convinced of the power of language to both lift people up, and hold people back.

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Anderson Construction bids on bigger jobs – with help from the Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region

This small family-owned construction company wanted to bid on larger jobs, but, as the saying goes, ‘You have to spend money to make money.’ A revolving line of credit from the Loan Fund will help Anderson Construction cover labor expenses related to a large affordable housing project they have just been awarded. The project will take place in several phases, and could include as many as 89 new units. It’s a great addition to their portfolio, and could help them scale up for future projects.

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Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region wins $800,000 in REDC funding for incubator facility onto Clinton Avenue

The Community Loan Fund is proud to announce that the business incubator expansion project has received $800,000 as part of this year’s REDC Awards. The project is one of 120 project in the Capital Region. The Capital Region was a top performer, snagging $84.1 million in funding.

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Taking the Next Steps with Intuit QuickBooks™: For Service Providers, January 14

Are you successfully using QuickBooks for tracking your service business, but need help adding new features? Are you curious about other ways QB may be helpful? Join fellow entrepreneurs in a discussion with Wayne Higdon, QuickBooks Advanced ProAdvisor, of 25th Hour Accounting Solutions. Learn and share tips to reduce frustration and enhance your accounting. Be prepared for preparing your taxes!

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Introduction to Intuit QuickBooks™: For Beginners, January 28

Are you ready to have your business use accounting-specific software, but don’t know where or how to begin? Wayne Higdon, QuickBooks Advanced ProAdvisor, of 25th Hour Accounting Solutions, will show you how to simplify your financial recordkeeping, create invoices, track expenditures, and much more.

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