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March 2016

Workshop: Build a Better Business (Queens)

March 15, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Queens NYC Business Solutions Center, 168-25 Jamaica Ave, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432 United States
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During this interactive peer workshop, attendees will learn the basics of how to build a better business by incorporating best practices that are beneficial not just for their business, but also for workers, community, and the environment. After this session, attendees will: Understand how building a better business will attract and engage employees and strengthen their bottom-line Set a baseline for their business’ impact and learn best practices that can be holistically incorporated into their business Identify and understand how…

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November 2016

Best for NYC 2016 Webinar: Updates and Support

November 17, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hundreds of Businesses have taken the Best for NYC Challenge: the online impact assessment that shows you how your business performs on its worker, community, and environmental practices. Whether you are signing onto the challenge for the first time or have been an active part of the movement, the Best for NYC team is here to help you along the journey of making a positive impact on your workers and community. Join us on Thursday, November 17th at 2:00 PM…

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February 2017

Measuring Impact with the Best for NYC Challenge

February 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Impact Hub, 394 Broadway
New York City, NY 10013 United States
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100 Days of Impact with Best for NYC and bettercorp Join us as we share with NYC business owners and employees the importance of using business as a force for good, and highlight practical tools companies can use to measure and benchmark their impact. The goal of this workshop is to help businesses walk away with new knowledge and understanding of good practices that improve conditions for their workers, community, and the environment. During the workshop, our organizations will: Discuss…

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March 2017

Best for NYC Leadership Panel: Intentional Hiring and Training in the Food Industry

March 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn FoodWorks, 630 Flushing Avenue, suite 200
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
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On Thursday, March 16th, Brooklyn FoodWorks is hosting a leadership panel that will help you to learn how to take action to use your business in the food industry as a force for good in New York City. There are many ways that businesses are uniquely positioned to push us forward to achieve positive impacts for NYC workers and communities, and on the 16th we're going to learn about two of these ways: through intentional hiring, and by providing comprehensive training…

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April 2017

Workshop: Financial Empowerment in the Workplace

April 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
General Assembly, 10 E 21st Street
New York, NY 10010 United States
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This workshop explains how businesses can provide financial empowerment opportunities for their employees, to better engage their workforce and to prioritize creating a productive and supportive work environment.

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Workshop: Intentional Hiring 101

April 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
General Assembly, 10 E 21st Street
New York, NY 10010 United States
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This workshop will teach how businesses can use their hiring practices to target job seekers that face barriers to employment. We will learn about how businesses can take action on economic inequality through their existing operations, find out about new services offered to local businesses, and discuss the impact that this type of hiring can have on the bottom line for the business and New York City overall.

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Earth Day Panel: Building a Sustainable Future

April 19, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
General Assembly, 902 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10010 United States
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Hear from Best for NYC companies and Certified B Corporations who will share the inspiring stories behind the companies they've built, as well as their insights into the role businesses play in moving beyond sustainability.  

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Workshop: Financial Health in Harlem

April 20, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Harlem Commonwealth Council, 361 W 125th St
New York, NY 10027 United States
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In this workshop, you will learn about the impact that workforce financial empowerment has on economic inequality in New York City and the business's bottom line, as well as how and where business owners can take action to provide financial empowerment for their employees.

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Best for NYC Community Conversation on Training

April 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WeWork DUMBO, 81 Prospect Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A community conversation is an informal business-driven discussion about one business practice companies can learn how to improve. Join this peer business conversation about how businesses can develop better training programs for their staff, and the benefits this has for the business bottom line and the job quality experience for workers.

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May 2017

Best for NYC Community Conversation on Intentional Hiring

May 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A community conversation is an informal business-driven discussion about one business practice companies can learn how to improve. This conversation is for businesses interested in learning about and sharing their experience around hiring job seekers who face barriers to employment opportunities due to structural inequity.

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