//Business Development

Plan & Build your Business with the SBA & US Census Bureau- June 25

2018-06-15T12:40:28+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Articles, Business Development|

Webinar: Plan & Build your Business with the SBA & US Census Bureau June 25, 2018 Census Business Builder Join the US Small Business Administration Houston District office and the US Census Bureau for a FREE WEBINAR to learn about the many tools and resources that are available to potential and existing small business owners. [...]

2018 Business Institute – application is now open!

2018-06-06T09:59:34+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Articles, Business Development|

2018 Business Institute Hispanic-owned small businesses represent more than 42% of the small businesses owned in the Houston region. The Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Business Institute is an innovative small business development program that helps connect entrepreneurs and small businesses to the resources they need to take their businesses to the next level of [...]

SBA Houston to kick-off National Small Business Week 2018

2018-04-30T17:29:33+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Articles, Business Development|

Highlighting the Impact of Houston’s Outstanding Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners, and Others HOUSTON – The Houston District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is set to kick-off National Small Business Week, April 29 - May 5, 2018! Join SBA- Houston in celebration, as we recognize outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners from all [...]

‘Everyone Brings Something to the Table’ — or Chair — at Dean’s Hair Design

2018-04-26T17:18:28+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Articles, Business Development|

By Dorothy Puch Lillig Rhonda Dean of Dean’s Hair Design poses at the salon’s reception area, where her “Art of Thank You" still hangs from when she moved to Brays Oaks eight years ago. Hard to say which group is more eclectic at Dean’s Hair Design in the Brays Oaks Management District — the [...]

Sources of Funding Workshop at HCC Brays Oaks Campus

2018-03-19T18:17:02+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Articles, Business Development|

“Sources of Funding” presented by Dr. Lalitha Raman Financing is an important issue facing small businesses. Learn various sources of funds, what lenders look for, and key ingredients for success when borrowing. Sources of equity and how to use equity as an alternative to borrowing will also be covered. Register Now Time: 1:00PM to [...]

Webinar – How to Submit an Award Winning Nomination – NSBWA 2018

2017-11-30T15:01:19+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Articles, Business Development|

Join the Houston NSBWA Coordinator for a brief WEBINAR on how to submit this year's award winning nomination for local and national categories. Monday and Thursday at 10 am until January 4th (except Dec 25th and 28th). The SBA is now accepting the following nominations for the 2018 Small Business Week Awards. The deadline for [...]

Hillcroft WalMart Grand Re-opening Event

2017-10-28T06:24:57+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Articles, Business Development|

The Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on Hillcroft in Brays Oaks Management District celebrated it's re-opening after the remodel of their grocery store on October 27, 2017. Improvements at store include: Improved lighting inside the store Rebuilt the refrigeration systems Refreshed deli and bakery and produce signage Relocated WalMart.com pickup to front of store - for nongrocery [...]

Salute to Veterans Business Workshop

2017-10-12T20:59:58+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Articles, Business Development|

Veterans, Let Us Help You Grow! This free event will introduce you to important contacts across Houston that can help you plan or grow your business, find financing alternatives, learn how to get federal contracts, and provide an opportunity for networking with other veteran business owners. Speakers/Panelists will include representatives from: U.S. Small Business Administration [...]

Update on SBA Disaster Assistance for Hurricane Harvey

2017-09-22T11:49:37+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Articles, Business Development|

GETTING DISASTER HELP FROM SBA - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ♦ SBA offers federal low-interest disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, most private nonprofit organizations, homeowners and renters. ♦ Businesses of any size may borrow up to $2 million to repair/replace disaster property damage. ♦ Small businesses, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and [...]