COVID-19

Adjusting Your Small Business To A Post-COVID Market

To recover successfully, you need to create a COVID-19 exit strategy. Here are tips how on how to successfully adjust your small business to a post-COVID-19 world. Read More ...

Self-Employed Entrepreneurs and the PPP Loan

Are you self-employed and looking into applying for the Paycheck Protection Program? The application deadline is May 31, 2021. Read More ...

Top Five COVID-19 Business Tips

In efforts to help you navigate impacts of COVID-19 with clarity and intention, here are top five business tips for thriving in a pandemic.  Read More ...

How a No-Cost Business Advisor Can Help After COVID-19

An SBDC business advisor can provide assistance to any small business owner dealing with the impacts of COVID-19, offering resources and guidance at no cost, in areas such as Marketing, Operations, Finances, Management, and more. Read More ...

What's an EIDL Eligible Business Activity?

In response to COVID-19, the EIDL program offers long-term, low interest federal disaster loans designed to provide economic relief for businesses experiencing a temporary loss of revenue.  Read More ...

How COVID-19 Is Impacting Consumer Behavior

COVID-19 has impacted consumer behavior and sentiment. It has shifted how people shop, online shopping trends, and how they are interacting with brick-and-mortar businesses. Read More ...

EIDL Top Five Things You Need To Know

The SBA recently announced that they are now accepting new applications for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan. Here all you need to know. Read More ...

PPP Loan Forgiveness Rules

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 altered some of the guidelines for the PPP Loan and the loan forgiveness process. Learn all of the updates here. Read More ...

COVID-19 Grants for Minority Business Owners in Texas

Grants for minority business owners are created to help bridge the racial wealth gap by offering financial support to minority business owners who are often denied access to business loans. Read More ...

How to Apply for a COVID-19 Business Relief Grant

If your small business has been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, it may seem nearly impossible to secure business relief funding. Small business grants can be an excellent opportunity. Read More ...

5 Creative Ways Houston Business Owners Are Adapting to COVID-19

Houston business owners have quickly pivoted to keep their businesses afloat and their services relevant during these challenging times. Read More ...

Adjusting Your Budget Post COVID-19

COVID-19 has affected all businesses including, giant corporations and small businesses. Here are five tips to guide you in the right direction. Read More ...

Step-by-Step Guide: How to Build a Business Recovery Plan

By creating a detailed business recovery plan based on impacts of the pandemic, leaders are better equipped to protect their employees, customers, and operations. Read More ...

Second Small Business PPP Loan

The second round of the PPP is now open. It aims to continue to help small businesses during COVID-19. If you received the PPP loan from the first round, you could qualify for the second round. Read More ...

Increasing Sales With COVID-19 Tools

The free Google's Small Business COVID-19 Tools can help you enhance your online business presence. Read More ...

Small Businesses and COVID-19

The ongoing pandemic and its impact on small businesses continue to evolve nationwide. We have put together everything you need to know about how to survive COVID-19 as a small business. Read More ...

Team Management, COVID-19

The pandemic has changed the way we go on about our work life and private life. If you’re working from home, effective team management is vital for your business to prosper. Read More ...

Remote Work Checklist, COVID-19

The transition from working in an office setting can be a challenge. Here is a checklist that can guide you on how to transition into remote work. Read More ...

Online Virtual Conferences, COVID-19

COVID-19 has pushed all in-person conferences and meetings to be moved online. We have put together five ways to make your online virtual conference successful. Read More ...

Business Strategy During COVID-19

Your small businesses to review their business strategies and start planning for the “new normal.” Here are three ideas to help you move forward with the reopening process of your business. Read More ...

Email Communication During COVID-19

With the current pandemic we’re going through, it’s important for your small business to stay connected. Here are five tips on how to communicate with your customers effectively via email. Read More ...

Top 10 COVID-19 Digital Events

Catch up on the latest COVID-19 webinars and on-demand video learning opportunities on your schedule. Read More ...