Business Advice

Marie Chang, owner of the BARA Exotic Food restaurant, discusses ways to improve her business with the UTRGV Entrepreneurship & Commercialization Center staff. (photo David Pike, UTRGV)

UTRGV SBDC Offers Multiple Services

The Small Business Administration estimates about 627,000 new businesses open every year. It might be a hobby to earn extra income, or a long-standing idea you finally want to act on. Whatever the motivation, there are resources available for people who want to launch a business in 2019. One of the organizations aspiring business owners can turn to is the Small Business Development Center housed at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Center…

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TechPlace Continues to Home Entrepreneurs

Since 2015, the McAllen Chamber of Commerce’s TechPlace has been providing a place where tech-minded entrepreneurs can connect and work. The 2,500-square-foot area on the third…
McAllen

Edinburg to Host Governor’s Small Business Conference

This year, the Governor’s Small Business Conference will come to South Texas via Edinburg. The conference combines and features private and public small business resources,…
Edinburg

Turn an Idea Into a Business

No matter how good the idea or how big the dream, passion and detailed…

Bad Bosses Stymie Businesses

I write articles on leadership and management with one goal: to help…

20 Things You Can Sell Online

You already know that you can build a business selling collectibles on…