Small businesses are the backbone of America’s economy. That’s why Public Private Strategies has partnered with AARP to launch the Small Business Resource Center for the 50+, a new, free online resource center filled with important resources for aspiring entrepreneurs and established business owners. Older entrepreneurs can find support, resources, and practical guidance as they start, manage, and grow their business. Public Private Strategies, in partnership with AARP, designed this platform to assist aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners like you to navigate the challenges and opportunities along your business journey.
Tesla is committed to establishing a comprehensive construction supplier base by assessing the technical, managerial competency, and financial soundness of a company. Tesla is also committed to expanding its diversity with smaller businesses, which include Texas certified Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB).This notice of upcoming solicitation opportunities will allow local businesses to assess opportunities, get pre-qualified and prepare to bid. If you have any questions, please call or email Carlos A. Balderas, Global Supply Manager, HUB Coordinator at 737.243.0863 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you ready to LEAD? Join other young professionals for the Austin Young Chamber’s virtual LEAD Summit on Feb 19 for a full day of professional development, community and civic engagement, and personal growth! The LEAD Summit (Learn | Explore | Act | Develop) is a one-day conference combining learning and action. The Summit strengthens the pipeline of leaders in Central Texas through education, connection, and engagement. Grab your seat here! See a list of speakers here!
Free small business consulting event with support from local universities! The Small Business School, in partnership with MBA students from UT Austin – McCombs School of Business and 14 other top universities nationwide, are responding to meet the needs of small businesses devastated by the current crisis by hosting the second Small Business School Challenge, a 48-hour virtual design thinking workshop to help strategize and guide small businesses during this pandemic. The event is scheduled for Oct 15 through 17 and plans to host 200 new small business owners from across the country. Applications are open through Sep 25. Learn more and apply here, or nominate a small business in your hometown that you want to see receive free support to succeed.
Movability is a nonprofit that works directly with employers to help them achieve their business goals through mobility planning. Movability helps employers of all sizes in the Austin area connect employees with mobility options that help them take back time from traffic, reduce parking costs, and boost retention and recruitment. Members can access toolkits, educational and networking events, and can work with Movability to create custom mobility plans for their needs. Now is a perfect time to consider how mobility will play a role in the next few months, whether you want to make teleworking an ongoing part of your business plan, connect employees with active commutes like biking, or cut back on parking costs. Movability can help your workplace return to work without returning to traffic. Learn more about Movability’s membership options here and see case studies of the work they’ve done with members here. Questions about how Movability can work with your business? Contact Kate Harrington at email@example.com.
Need COVID-19 testing for your employees? Hire Allied Mobile Services to provide on-site rapid COVID-19 testing for your workforce. By providing single employee and large group pricing, AMS provides employers with the ability to know if an employee has an active or previous infection of COVID-19 in 10 minutes or less. Click here for more info. And, coming soon are Online COVID-19 Compliance Training Courses in the following industries: Food Service & Hospitality, Event Management, Logistics Consulting, Construction, Educational Services, and Facilities Management. Pre-register your team here.