Tag Archives: Brownsville Chamber of Commerce

Tax Tips for Small Businesses

Workshop highlights include: Personal vs. Business Expenses: How do you distinguish between them? Depreciation: How does one categorize? What is its purpose? Capital vs. Deductible Expenses: What is allowed? Is it necessary for my business? Admission is $15 per person. RSVP by calling 956-542-4341

Customer Service Plus

Workshop provides tips, tools, and techniques for a knock-your-socks-off service! Presented by Arturo Gonzalez from the UTRGV Small Business Development Center. Attendees will learn: Why customer service is so important to the success of your organization How to meet customer expectations and satisfy their needs How to deliver excellent customer service To become a powerful problem solver Registration is $15 per person. RSVP by calling 956-542-4341.

Brownsville Chamber of Commerce Annual Leadership Luncheon

Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce as they recognize chamber directors and committee chair who have demonstrated their community involvement and outstanding service. Tickets are $40 single seat; $500 for the Chairman’s Circle Partner table for eight; $250 for four seats as a Board Member Partner; and $125 for two seats as a Committee Partner. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with the program following from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Expo Do’s and Don’ts

Get a return on your business investment.  Learn four marketing factors to consider, why customer service counts, and the “do’s and don’ts” for businesses participating in trade shows. Presented by Arturo Gonzalez of the UTRGV SBDC. RSVP, 956-542-4341.

Registration open for Business to Botana

Early bird registration through Sept. 11 The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce is now accepting exhibitors for its Business to Botana Expo. The expo is a public event where businesses and non-profits may showcase their products and services. The Business Expo takes place at the Brownsville Events Center Sept. 27 from 2-5:30 p.m. It is followed by the Botana Expo from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Early bird registration is through Sept. 11 for…

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Wage and Hour for Small Businesses seminar

Business owners are invited to attend a seminar, hosted by the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce, the Women’s Business Center of Cameron County and the UTRGV Small Business Development Center on wage and hour regulations. “Wage and Hour for Small Businesses” give business owners a better understanding of labor laws. A U.S. Department of Labor Wage & Hour representative will discuss the applicability of federal labor laws, record-keeping requirements, minimum wage…

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