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Free Tools for Market Research
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UH SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200,
Houston, Texas 77002


Market research is crucial in positioning your product, service or company. Small businesses can tap a variety of free resources for insights about customers, competitors and trends.  During this session you will discover some of the top rated tools and resources available that will keep you ahead of the game.  As an added bonus you will take a tour of the UH SBDC Research Library and learn how you can gather critical research information specific to your business at no charge!

Find out:

  • How to access research tools such as American FactFinder, Thomas Register and Dun’s Market Identifiers
  • Tips for finding the information you need quickly and easily
  • How you can use the information to better run your business
  • Plus much more!


Shari Frisinger, Owner, CornerStone Strategies LLC

Mary Nemmers, Research Librarian, UH SBDC


Please Note:

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.


Pay on-line and Save $20!

Pay at the door Price:   $59.00
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SBDC Connect
You spoke and we listened!  Many of you have requested the opportunity to network with other business owners in a business setting.  You want the opportunity to connect in order to sharecollaborate, and expand for creativityproductivity, and growth.  
Starting in January and continuing through March you are invited to spend 30 minutes before each class networking in our Executive Conference Room.  We’ll provide a relaxed atmosphere, free coffee and tea, access to Business Trainers and SBDC Business Advisors, and even free parking all in the heart of Midtown! 

The event has already occurred so registration is no longer available.