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Program Session Dates & Topics:

9/30 - Vet the Venture – Are My Ideas Lucrative? - Assists entrepreneurs in determining the financial viability of their business idea or growth plan. Covers competition, market need, price positioning, differentiators, revenue projections, start-up costs & more. 

10/7 - Ignite the Entrepreneur in You! – Explore key attributes, behavior styles and profiles of successful entrepreneurs to challenge yourself, your team and the future of your business. Develop a map of your business idea alongside fellow entrepreneurs. 

10/14 - Sales & Marketing Powered Up – Insights & tactics to improve your organization’s ongoing market research process, messaging, strategic planning, budget & spending, digital marketing, analytics & measurement, and loyalty & brand advocacy. 

10/21 - Financials for Small Business Launch & Growth – Prepare for the “why, how & what’s next” in understanding your numbers: past, present & how to analyze & estimate numbers you & your funders need to know to propel you to sustained success. 


10/28 - Minimizing Risk – Protect Your Assets, Your Business & Your Future - Minimize risk considering Liability and tax requirements in the business organization; insurance; hiring employees & independent contractors; operational processes & contract negotiations. 

Cohort Graduation Ceremony also on 10/28, 3:00 pm-4:00 pm


Register Now - Class Size is Limited!


Developed by the Glenda & David Regenbaum Center for Entrepreneurship - HCC Northwest, the Small Business Success Series by HCC© is a 5-module program that offers hands-on learning and interaction with faculty, guest entrepreneurs, business experts, and peer delegates. 

This series is developed explicitly for proposed Veteran and Military-led startups and existing Veteran & Veteran-dependent entrepreneurs actively pursuing the launch and growth of your specific business concept. 


A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to those students who fully attend all five modules to graduate from the series.


Five Modules -
One Module is offered Each Week
in Saturday Sessions


Saturdays from 10:00 am - to 4:00 pm (doors open 9:30 am)

Five Required In-person Sessions at HCC West Loop Campus,
Classroom C108


To Apply Now at No Cost, click the REGISTER button at the top right of this page.

Be sure to click "CONFIRM AND CHECKOUT" to submit your application.


For more, call 713-718-5269 or email


Start: September 30, 2023
9:30 AM
End: October 28, 2023
4:00 PM
Houston Community College

HCC - West Loop Campus - C108, 5601 W Loop S, Houston, TX 77081

5601 West Loop South, C108
77081 Houston TX
United States

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  • EI_Fall23-VEP-Program_Booklet.pdf

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