Business

Apply this week for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program!

This is the last week to apply for the Summer 2017 session! Learn from the experts. Take a practical hands-on business course and acquire useful business skills such as contract negotiation, finance, and people management. Invest in yourself. Take advantage of this professional growth opportunity to develop your leadership skills. Get customized business assistance. Receive…

Capital Improvement Plan Community Meeting, March 2

Citizens are encouraged to attend meetings in their Council districts, learn about projects and plans, voice questions and community concerns The City of Houston invites residents to participate in the annual Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) process at public meetings. The meetings afford residents an opportunity to hear from city officials about CIP projects in their…

TECH CONNECT 2017

Join us for TECH CONNECT 2017 A free networking evening featuring Houston’s entrepreneurial and tech-related organizations. Come meet Houston’s amazing start-up groups, discover how your entrepreneurial dreams can become realities, and share a toast with fellow entrepreneurs. February 16, 2017 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm 1911 Bagby Street Houston, Texas 77002 across from the Houston…

Prophetic City: Houston on the Cusp of a Changing America

Download the presentation that Stephen L. Klineberg, Ph.D. from the Rice|Kinder Institute for Urban Research gave at the Hobby Area Management District’s State of the District Luncheon on February 7, 2017. The event was attended by 170 business and community leaders. Prophetic City: Houston on the Cusp of a Changing America Tracking Responses to the…

Mayor Turner Kicks Off Hire Houston Youth 2017

Mayor Turner and Greater Houston Partnership Kick Off Hire Houston Youth 2017 Sponsor a Summer, Change a Future Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership kicked off the second year of Hire Houston Youth at a breakfast at the new Partnership Tower adjacent to the George R. Brown Convention Center. Hire Houston Youth provides…