Tag Archives: Kauffman FastTrac

UTRGV SBDC Offers Multiple Services

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)

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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Kauffman Coming to SPI

A limited amount of spots are open for the upcoming Kauffman FastTrac starting in January in South Padre Island. The NewVenture program provides tools to both develop business concepts and successfully launch a business. To be held at the Port Isabel Events and Cultural Center as well as the South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, the seven sessions encompass facilitated instruction. Students in the program identify market needs, understand business…

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The Intentional Entrepreneur by Kauffman FastTrac

Individuals dreaming of business ownership are invited to participate in an in-depth, business training course for budding entrepreneurs. “The Intentional Entrepreneur” workshop is based on Kauffman FastTrac, a proven and recognized entrepreneurship program. The four-hour seminar, valued at $149, will be taught by a Kauffman-certified program facilitator. The workshop will help individuals identify entrepreneurial readiness; determine and define the business concept; prioritize and formalize business objectives; and develop the transition plan…

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