Category Archives: Economic Development

SBA Presentation: Resources for Starting or Growing Your Business

The Five Corners District, in conjunction with other area districts, hosted a SBA Workshop on Thursday Nov 8 at the HBU campus at McNair Hall, 7502 Fondren. The U.S. Small Business Administration makes “the American dream of business ownership a reality by empowering entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow, expand, and recover.”

The SBA helps these small businesses in 4 main areas:

  • Providing free business advising and mentoring, plus low cost workshops through SBA resource partners SCORE, Small Business Development Centers, and...
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Deadline extended for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses’ Fall session!

You asked. We listened. Application deadline extended to October 19th!

With Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, you will gain practical business skills to help you take your business to the next level. Apply Negotiation Tactics your business needs. Know when to stand your ground and when to budge to make a deal great. Identify Growth Opportunities. Manage your operations to streamline how to operate to help you realize your vision for growth. Take your Presentation Skills to the next level. Gain the ability to give clear and engaging presentations. Learn tips to maximize your cash flows. Take control of your cash...
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