Tag Archives: Brownsville Chamber of Commerce

How Businesses Obtain Credit Seminar

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During the How Businesses Obtain Credit Seminar, attendees will learn: What defines credit worthiness The five Cs of credit Building and maintaining good credit Your credit score and report The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce and its Women’s Business Center Rio Grande Valley have collaborated with BBVA to provide this seminar in a series of small business financial literacy workshops. Parking is available in front of the building where a blue bag…

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Speed Networking at Play Out Loud

Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce for an evening of speed networking at Play Out Loud. Participants are seated among five others. Each person will have the opportunity to make a brief introduction of their business, while also sharing their business cards or flyers. After every person has taken a turn introducing themselves, there will be two minutes of networking. It’s a fast-paced networking opportunity, but the connections, leads, and…

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Payroll Compliance

Payroll Compliance

The Payroll Compliance workshop covers the steps small business owners need to take when hiring employees and the specific government agencies to contact over payroll. Learn About:  Steps to meeting general State and Federal requirement Laws and types of payroll taxes business owners must pay Contact information for the different agencies that govern payroll taxes Helpful resources Registration is $15 and is non-refundable. Register online or by calling the Brownsville Chamber…

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Small Business Branding

The “Small Business Branding” workshop gives owners a better understanding of the process of successfully branding a business; top branding myths; the three branding principles; and how to protect a brand. Arturo Gonzalez, a UTRGV SBDC senior business and trade advisor, will present the workshop. “A brand is much more than a logo or a company name in a fancy font. The most successful brands keep their promises through effective branding…

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Essential IT Concepts for Small Businesses Workshop

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From small businesses to multi-national corporations in the modern world, information technology plays a key role in the success and operations of a business. Without IT support, business simply stops. Dustin Salinas, IT expert and owner of ArkWare, leads this workshop to help business owners be better equipped to handle IT matters. Ask the expert about: Storage and backup of your data Basics of computer language Security updates needed What…

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Tax Made Easy: Business with Pleasure

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Attend this Tax Made Easy for Small Businesses workshop to learn: Difference between business vs. pleasure Guidelines for claiming business expenses How vacations can be tax deductible Get answers to all of your tax questions at the end of the workshop by a tax expert. Presenter for the event is entrepreneur Christopher Wycoco. Register online or by contacting the chamber.

Building Your Online Presence

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Small business owners may attend a digital media workshop on how they can optimize their online presence and reputation. Attendees will also learn how manage their brand through proactive engagement and enhance their marketing strategy through digital media. Additional topics include connecting with customers, reviewing “online score-card” and more. The session is led by digital media expert Jeanette Greider with AIM Media Texas. “It is important that business owners take ownership…

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Speed Networking at Rio Events Center

Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce for an evening of speed networking at Rio Events Center. Participants will be seated among five others. Each person will have the opportunity to make a brief introduction of their business, while also sharing their business cards or flyers. After every person has taken a turn introducing themselves, there will be two minutes of networking. It’s a fast-paced networking opportunity, but the connections, leads,…

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