Posts Tagged ‘small business’

Five Takeaways From the First Goldman Sachs 10K Small Businesses Alumni Summit

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorThe tweet, “The energy in this place is intoxicating!!!!,” doesn’t even begin to describe the energy of what happens when you bring together 2,200 entrepreneurs from across the country at Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses’ first-ever Alumni Summit held recently

Good Work Serves Up Accessible Web Dev With Hatch

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Dallas Innovators on DallasInnovates.comDallas-based Good Work Founder Garrett Winder’s web development skills go back to his college days. 

As an accounting major at Abilene Christian University in the mid-2000s, Winder and his roommate decided to build a marketplace for students to sell items …

Owner of Smokey John’s Barbecue Is Fired Up to Succeed

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Smoke and fire have been part of Brent Reaves’ life ever since his father John founded Smokey John’s in 1976. He never dreamed that a larger, destructive kind of smoke and fire — one that burned their restaurant to the …

On Tap: Dallas ISD STEM Expo, Living Lab Launch & Uptown Dallas Anniversary

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North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Small Business Optimism on the Rise, With Women Entrepreneurs Leading the Way

Posted by Tiffany Cason

Serial entrepreneur Tiffany Ricks, founder and CEO of a custom-software development startup in Richardson, knows how important optimism is for building and sustaining business momentum.

A year ago, she was bootstrapping Hacware—her mobile app and website development firm – …

Women, a Major Force in
Small Business to the
Tune of $1.7T in Sales

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorWith over 11.3 million female-owned businesses in the U.S., women are a major force in contributing to the innovation and economic development of our country.

$1.7 trillion in sales    9.5 million employed workers

According to the American City Business Journals’

On Tap: Asteroids, Alien Worlds, & Frame4Frame Festival

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North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

10 Tips: Positioning Your Small Business to Access Capital

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorDo you have the extra capital needed to grow your small business or fund that next big opportunity?

If the answer is no,  the first step is to figure out what will be the best way to fund your growth

Is Lack of Access to Capital a Myth?

Posted by Cristin Thomas and Cynthia Nevels

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorOne of the biggest challenges for small businesses to plan out their growth is identifying what resources it needs and when.

In order for a small business to grow, it has to have resources. One important resource that is needed

Kobi Electric Readies to Roll Out Smart Lighting

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Fort Worth-based Kobi Electric is developing a line of smart lighting and has brought on industry veteran Terence Ndofor to spearhead testing and design of the products.

Ndofor will serve as the director of product development and engineering. In that …