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Center for Entrepreneurship - West Houston   
August Small Business Opportunities
 
SMALL BUSINESS EVENTS AT HCC ALIEF HAYES

For Startup and Existing Entrepreneurs, HCC Faculty, Staff, Students & Alumni 
  • Starting & Running Your Own Business - 8/10
  • Digital Marketing Clinic - 8/14
  • Small Business Success Series - 8/24, 9/14, 10/5, 10/19 & 11/2
  • Ignite the Entrepreneur in You - Small Business Success Series  - 8/24
Featured Small Business Alumni Success Video Short - Loximox -Derek Gilboe

Starting & Running Your Own Business 
 
Saturday, August 10, 2019, 8:30 am - 4:15 pm,  HCC Alief Hayes, Rm A319
 
This award winning seminar is a must for prospective entrepreneurs and a proven benefit to many already in business. It is a powerful program that's packed with information, tips and techniques needed to start a new business as well as improve an ongoing enterprise. 
  • For Your Business Personal Factors & Management
  • Business Opportunities
  • Marketing
  • Organization, Regulation & and Insurance
  • Requirement & Sources of Funds
  • Cash Management & Record Keeping
  • Business Plans
SCORE
The seminar leaders are professionals with SCORE. Each with over 20 years of business experience, who have created this seminar and presented it to thousands of potential and existing business   owners - just like you!



NEW AT HCC!  Free Monthly Digital Marketing Clinics
 
Dates:   August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11

Choose one date or come every month to ask questions and focus on continuous improvement of your company's digital marketing effectiveness.

When:  Monthly, 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm

Dates:   August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11
 
Our Format: Open Discussion - Ask questions of our expert relating to your business about various digital marketing topics, including but not limited to those listed below.   Each clinic will focus on learning a bit more about one topic, but also allow for questions on the other topics.

Clinic Topics: Social Media, Web Design, Videos, Local Search Engine Optimization, Convertible Key Words - How to Make Sales, Analytics & Conversion Management. 

Clinic Expert & Facilitator: Beth Guide President, SEO411
SEO 411 is a leading provide of Search Engine Optimization and Internet Marketing services,including organic results as well as social media and ppc options.

Where:   HCC Alief Hayes, Main Building, 3rd Floor, Room A319


 
FEES FOR OUR EXTERNAL COMMUNITY: 
  
Total Fee for the Five Workshop Series:  $80  
Registration Deadline for Fall Series:  August 24 
 
Each workshop is available individually for $25.   
Or sign up by August 24 for all five at $80 and save $45!
 
FEES FOR OUR HCC FAMILY: FREE
 
FREE for HCC Students, Faculty, Staff, HCC Alumni,
 HCC Business Plan Competition Alumni & 
HCC Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni
 
HCC attendees should sign up for each individual workshop only when committed to attending-to respectfully reduce no shows. When doing so, u se code HCCS & Click APPLY when registering. Bring ID at check-in.
 
THANK YOU WELLS FARGO BANK!
 These reduced rates for our surrounding community and complimentary seats for our HCC Family are made possible by Wells Fargo Bank, our sponsor for the 
Fall 2019 Small Business Success Series by HCC©  
 
 
 
Earn a Certificate of Completion from HCC 
after completing all five workshops in the series.
 
Ignite The Entrepreneur in You! - Leverage Your Personality Strengths into Small Business Success  

Saturday, August 24, 2018, 8:30 am-4:30 pm, HCC Alief Hayes, Room A319
 
This workshop is specially developed for entrepreneurs who are either planning to start a business, in the early stages of launch or planning to grow their business. 
 
Featured Topics:  
 
Understanding the key traits of Successful Entrepreneurs; An introduction to the The Kirton Adaption-Innovation Inventory (KAI) as a means of better understanding and channeling your personality traits; What are your specific psychological preferences; and How to accommodate your preferences into your business ambitions.
 
Presenters: 
 
Ned Mueller, Entrepreneur in Residence,HCC, Center for Entrepreneurship Southeas t, Founder and CEO, Mueller Consultants, LLC, Silver Fox Advisor and Board  Member. Ned's past experience includes Executive Vice President, Designs Anew Houston LLC, and managerial and executive positions with The Carnite Group, GB Tech, ARINC Engineering Services and Lockheed Martin. 
Thea Goldin Smith, Chief Possibilideas Guide for Level VII Resources; Virtual Thinking Expedition Company Guide.Thea has over 20 years' experience working with business and educational teams as well as individuals, fostering creative thinking, innovation and change.

This is the first of five workshops in the Small Business Success Series by HCC. ©
  
FEES FOR OUR EXTERNAL COMMUNITY:
Sign up for the one workshop for $25, 
or sign up for the five workshop series by August 24 for $80 and save $45. 

FEES FOR OUR HCC FAMILY: FREE
HCC Students, Faculty, Staff & Alumni - HCC Business Plan Competition Alumni and HCC Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni:  FREE.  
Use code HCCS and click APPLY when registering. Bring ID to check-in
 

 
THANK YOU AGAIN WELLS FARGO BANK!
 These reduced rates for our surrounding community and complimentary seats for our HCC Family are made possible by Wells Fargo Bank, our sponsor for the 
Fall 2019 Small Business Success Series by HCC© 

Small Business Alumni Success Video Short


Lokimox

Owner, Derek Gilboe

3rd Place Winner 
2019 HCC Business Plan Competition
 

Lokimox provides fractional engineering services to the energy sector, enabling organizations of any size and budget to access licensed professional engineers.

About the HCC Center for Entrepreneurship 

 

The mission of Houston Community College's Center for Entrepreneurship is to provide education and training for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Our mission fosters economic growth through business and community development. www.hccbizconnect.org     Join our List