Starting a Business | Part 2 | Brazosport College SBDC

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Brazosport College SBDC, 500 College Drive, Corporate Learning Center (behind The Clarion), Lake Jackson, TX 77566
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In this information packed session, you will discover the most important elements for starting or buying a business. You’ll receive ideas, tips, and recommendations from experts in the field on what it takes to be successful. 


  • Types of business structures 
  • Hiring employees and contracts workers
  • Taxes and compliance
  • Accounting and record keeping
  • Business insurance 
  • Startup assistance from the SBDC 

Please note Starting a Business, Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3, can be taken in any order.  



            Jennifer Finney, Director, Brazosport College SBDC

Please Note: 

Brazosport College follows guidance from the CDC, state, and local health departments to take certain measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19.

  • Face masks/face coverings are not required, but everyone (both vaccinated and unvaccinated) is encouraged to wear a mask when inside a campus building.
  • We ask you to please stay home if you are sick (or have symptoms of a common cold).

The Brazosport College SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class for insufficient enrollment, weather related emergencies, and other unforeseen circumstances. The email you provided will be used to contact you.

Paying at the door does not allow us the ability to contact you if a class is canceled.

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 Brazosport College SBDC at 979-230-3380  for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.