BKLYN Common, The Freelancer Union is joining Glo-Cleveland for its #WeLoveYou Campaign, is hosting a virtual seminar and pop-up market. The collaborative will share best practice strategies and resources to empower small businesses and entrepreneurs to make thrive-enabling pivots and experience business growth in the current climate. The virtual event will be live-streamed from BKLYN Common’s soon to be announced Inside Brooklyn Studio, a high-tech media content studio supporting online content creation and digital asset development.
The global COVID-19 pandemic has created significant economic disruption due to the social distancing orders and operating restrictions placed on businesses. Small businesses are in crisis as customers, cash flow and supply chains continue to be negatively impacted by current events. However, it has also provided opportunities to think out of the box.
Powered by Remo the virtual brunch event, will feature insight form Johanne Brierre, Head of Growth at BKLYN Commons; Rafael Espinal, President of Freelancers Union; Jay Clouse, Creator of the Freelancing School/Unreal Collective and Art Novoselsky, Founder of Brooklyn’s GFTD Collective. The collective will share proven strategies and resources available to entrepreneurs, small businesses, and freelancers that can help them pivot during these challenging times. Small businesses and creatives will have opportunities to promote their products and services throughout the event and pitch their businesses to panelists and attendees to increase business opportunities. During the virtual brunch, attendees will enjoy a festive cocktail hour that will provide additional opportunities to network and grow their businesses.