Free Workshop in Houston! How To Start Or Run A Small Business

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Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks

2712 Southwest Freeway

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Houston, TX 77098

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Starting or running your own business can be a little scary!

Got Questions?

  • Do I have what it takes to be successful with my own business?

  • Why do so many new businesses fail in the first 5 years?

  • Do I have enough money to get started? Do I need a loan?

  • How can I know if there is a market for what I want to do?

  • Is this a good time to start a new business?

  • What about government regulations and licensing?

  • How do I keep the IRS happy and still make money?

  • Should I go it solo, find a partner, start a corporation?

  • Do I need insurance? Do I need a website?

  • How do I market my business to find customers?

We’ve Got Answers!

Come to our Free Workshop Presented by The University of Houston Clear Lake Center for Executive Education and take home our Free 12-page Workbook “Starting and Running a PROFITable Small Business”.

Seminar leader Gary Johnson, MBA, CPA, has 30 years small business consulting experience and will help get you started on the right foot.

What Will You Learn?

  • How to slash hundreds off your taxes

  • 20 biggest pitfalls in starting and running a small business

  • Why now is the best time to have a small business

  • How to price your products/services

  • How to start with very little cash

  • Advantages of a corporation and LLC

  • How to select a location

  • Determining how much money you need

  • Where to go when the bank says "no"

  • 10 "hottest" businesses of 2019...and much more!

Did you Know?

There are many advantages of running a small business; independence, satisfaction, sheltering income and profits.

Did you know that 89% of incomes over $50,000 a year are earned by owners of small businesses? However, 4 out of 5 businesses don't last 5 years, and few ever earn the profits they should!

What is the difference?


Be There! Be Prepared!

Please plan on arriving no later than 15 minutes before your scheduled workshop to hold your reservation.

You may also register by phone at (713) 868-1210

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