The Chamber’s Small Business Week Committee is currently accepting nominations for the 2017 Small Business Person of the Year. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 17th. Small Business Week will be observed in New Braunfels and nationally the week of April 30 through May 6, 2017.
Human Resources Law by Company Size
Thursday, March 23 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Honors Hall
Presenter: Natalie C. Rougeux, Rougeux & Associates PLLC
This seminar will touch on the key HR laws that apply to your business and provide resources and tools to help you become compliant with as much ease as possible.
Small Business plays an important role in building and maintaining the economy here in New Braunfels, and that’s something we know will last. New Braunfels’ future lies in the hands of our local business owners. Their bold ideas and will is what keeps New Braunfels looking forward.
This celebration of small businesses will be held nationally and locally the first week of May, with 2017 marking the 54th National Small Business Week in the U.S. The Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce is encouraging all residents to wear yellow on the first Friday of May, and use #SBWNB on social media during the week to show your support for our local businesses or promote your own small business.
Small Business Saturday
Support Local Small Businesses! The Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 25, 2017, is Small Business Saturday. Support our local economy by shopping local and shopping small!
Here are some facts about Small Businesses:
– Represent 99.7% of all employers in our Country;
– Account for most of new jobs;
– Bring new products to market faster;
– Are more stable in response to shifting markets;
– Provide the first job for most entrants to the labor force