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On November 4, we will be hosting a Governor
’s Small Business Forum at UHV, University North. As part of the event, there will be awards for small business. It is our goal to honor a business from every county in our service area. To reach our goal requires your help! We encourage our Chambers, EDOs, Main Streets, local residents and smal
l businesses to nominate small businesses for this award.
This is the link to the Small Business Nomination for the Governor
’s Small Business Forum https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9WCYMMS .
Hurry - Submit your nomination before October 15, 2016 at 11:59 pm. Read more
News from UHV Small Business Development Center - no-cost business advising, workshops and more.
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Our web page addresses have changed.
Our new home page address is http://www.uhv.edu/small-business/ Read more
Webinar The Entrepreneur
’s Guide to WordPress (ONLINE)
In this webinar, you
About responsive design and mobile friendly websites
Search engine optimization (SEO) and how it works with WordPress
A sneak peak at the WordPress admin panel and dashboard with basics on how to use them
How themes and plugins work to make WordPress wonderful
5 Must have WordPress plugins to make you look great and make your life easier
How the right hosting can positively impact your online results
How to manage your WordPress website on a day-to-day basis Read more
Coming workshops from UHV SBDC. You do not need to be a client to participate in our workshops.
Thanks to The URL DR (http://www.theurldr.com/), We
re adding webinars to our training schedule. Watch for a Constant Contact email sharing information on how to register and participate. First webinar November 9. Read more
The 15th annual Leadercast will be from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 8 at Parkway Church, 4802 N. John Stockbauer Drive. The Victoria event is coordinated by the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center in partnership with the UHV School of Business Administration. Read more
Early bird Leadercast Victoria ticket prices end at midnight, March 31. Leadercast is focused on building Leaders Worth Following. Leadership is not reserved for those with a
‘C’ in their title. We need better leaders in our communities, businesses, organizations, and in homes across the world. Leadercast exists to serve individuals and organizations across all sectors who want to become intentional about raising their standard of leadership.
An essential behavior for any leader is the act of bravery. The Brave Ones have existed throughout history. Some are unforgettable icons, others names will never be remembered. They exist across all industries, societies, and at every level of leadership. Join us at Leadercast Victoria in 2015 as we explore The Brave Ones, and learn what it means to lead in such a way that create bold cultures, builds faithful employees, and produces high achievement. Read more
Take advantage of the many no-cost workshops offered by the Small Business Development Center at UHV.
All UHV SBDC workshops are open to the public. If you are bringing your business partner, family or friend, let us know so we have a seat and workshop materials for them. Read more
Learn about Opportunities In Rural Micro-business Lending, Innovations in Finance: Feeding the Pipeline, Maximizing Local Resources and Best Practices in Small Business
Economic Development and more. Read more
Accounting and tax professionals sign up now to attend the IRS Regional Practitioner meeting scheduled for Victoria on Tuesday September 16, 2014. The IRS Small Business/Self-Employed Stakeholder Liaison Office offers periodic local liaison meetings and seminars for the tax professional comm… Read more
‘Building a Better Credit Portfolio’ workshop to explain ins, outs of credit reportsArea residents who want to learn how a personal credit score fits into the picture of consumer and business borrowing, and improve their own score can attend an upcoming program at the University of Houston-V… Read more
Many entrepreneurs often find themselves overwhelmed with the many tasks of running a business such as bookkeeping, employee management, pricing issues, inventory issues, marketing, etc. There are so many tasks that can compete for the attention of the small business owners, that all too oft… Read more