Income Tax Myths and Facts – Small Business Owners’ Responsibilities

By | 2017-08-22T08:42:00+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Business|

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 10:30am-1:30pm, HCC Alief Hayes, 3rd Floor, Rm. A319 Many individuals and small business owners are unaware of their tax responsibilities. This workshop clarifies common misconceptions. Avoid the pitfalls. Come listen, learn and talk with your tax accountant. Invest in peace of mind.  For Details and to Register

Houston West Chamber Annual Business Survey

By | 2017-08-16T12:57:23+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Business|

The Houston West Chamber of Commerce is requesting that businesses in the district or who are members of your organization take the Pulse Survey. They plan to field the survey up to three times before the West Houston Economic Summit event which will take place in mid-January or early February of 2018. Mid-Year Update Pulse [...]

Houston Community College – Small Business Happenings

By | 2017-08-09T20:01:15+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Business|

Creating A Successful Business Plan-Online Class August 16 - Online, Six-Weeks, 24-Hour, Continuing Education Class. Takes 24 hours of your time over six weeks. No textbook. Sign up in 3 minutes. – Completion of this class pre-qualifies you to apply for the Spring 2018 HCC Newspring Business Plan Competition and a chance at $30,000 cash [...]

HUBZone Set-Aside Program Webinar

By | 2017-07-29T13:35:22+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Business|

What is the HUBZone Set-Aside Program Join the SBA Houston District Office Business Opportunity Specialists for a webinar about the HUBZone Set-Aside Program. Register for this webinar to find out about the Program and the many tools available to help small businesses build and successfully compete in the federal sector. You Will Learn: • Overview [...]

District A Job Fair, July 24-26

By | 2017-07-20T16:20:04+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Business|

Carverdale Community Center 9920 Porto Rico Road Houston, Texas 77041 Monday, July 24: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Workforce Solutions - Interview and resume writing seminar Tuesday, July 25: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Houston Airport Systems 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Houston Public Works and Engineering Wednesday, July 26: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM [...]

At the Houston Dog Ranch, Dogs Are the VIPs

By | 2017-07-12T10:09:22+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Business, Business Spotlight|

Tonia Whilden had a problem. Her rescue dog, Beauregard, got anxious around people and other dogs, and couldn’t be boarded at any of Houston’s existing kennels. So Whilden, a professional dog trainer, decided to start her own boarding business; one that would cater to “difficult” dogs like her own. “As I looked around Houston, I [...]