Use Your Creativity to Fuel Your Business

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Houston Center SBDC

Registration is no longer available.

Business owners need to constantly question and challenge themselves on why they do what they do.  Competition is fierce and to compete you must look at your products, processes, and people on a regular basis.  In this session you will have the opportunity to discover ways to problem-solve, innovate, challenge assumptions, and recognize how you think about all aspects of your business.  You’ll have a bigger, better, and stronger business as a result. 

Highlights include:

  • Ways to creatively problem solve
  • Idea generation techniques
  • Tips from the Shark Tank for inventors and entrepreneurs
  • 18 things creative people do differently
  • Creating an environment that stimulates creativity
  • Types of thinking
  • Recognizing how you think
  • Tips for improving your ingenuity
  • Effective brainstorming
  • Doing what your competition doesn’t
  • Mind mapping and idea maps

Target Audience:

Entrepreneurs, managers, employees, or anyone who is responsible for solving problems or tasked with continuous improvement in running a business, whether in sales, marketing, production, purchasing, or R&D.


Before the class visit  Take the short quiz and bring the results to class.


Mandy de León, Sr. Account Manager, Freed Advertising

Please Note:

The Houston Center SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class if sufficient enrollment is not met.  

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain.  Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort.

No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Only service animals allowed - If you need to bring a service animal with you to a workshop please contact us ahead of time.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Houston Center SBDC at (713) 752-8488 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.

If you choose to pay at the door please add $20 to the registration fee.