Financial Foundations part 1/2 Understanding Financial Statements

Financial Foundations part 1/2

Understanding Financial Statements

Learn the basics of business accounting

If you need help understanding the various financial statements associated with running a business then, come to BiGAUSTIN for “Understanding Financial Statements” and get in-depth information on these topics and much more!

What you will learn:

How a balance …Read More

Understanding Your Market

Understanding Your Market


This class offers entrepreneurs a true marketing checklist

to make sure all components of the business are ready for the consumer to acknowledge and digest. During this class you will learn how to better define your own product/service, profile your consumer, and lastly gather the full scope of the marketplace.

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Women helping women: Welcome to the new age of entrepreneurship in Central Texas


Austin, TX (2/7/13)- A celebratory Women’s Night Out kicked off a new women-focused fundraising campaign on Thursday, February 6th at iPic Theaters. The evening received rave reviews from all who attended. Features included: influential speaker and Dell Entrepreneur in Residence Ingrid Vanderveldt, a silent auction, a glamorous red carpet, a unique shopping …Read More

Introducing MUNDU Media LLC & Escobar Construction!


BiG SPOTLIGHT features one small business every week as a chance for people to get to know them!


Meet MUNDU Media LLC & Escobar Construction!

Find out more about MUNDU Media LLC & Escobar Construction!

Interested in being in the BiG SPOTLIGHT? Send a message to BiG …Read More

Introducing Moolah U!


BiG SPOTLIGHT features one small business every week as a chance for people to get to know them!

Congratulations to Moolah U for being the first winner of BiG AUSTIN’S BiG SPOTLIGHT! Moolah U provides financial education to young people.

They have been a BiG AUSTIN client since 2007 and have since …Read More

Statewide leaders plugged in and helped drive economic growth in Texas!


Austin, TX, (10/11/13) – Business Investment Growth Austin (BiGAUSTIN), Citibank, The Association of Electric Companies of Texas, The Laborers’

International Union of North America,

Capital Metro, and The Texas Department of Transportation collaborated to host the 1st Annual Energy and Transportation Economic Development Summit on Thursday, October 10th at the Palmer Events Center starting …Read More

Youth Empowerment through Leadership

BiGAUSTIN’s first youth entrepreneurship program closes with great success

There are few things more powerful than a good business idea in the hands of a brilliant young entrepreneur. Last month, BiGAUSTIN held its first ever BiGSTEP (Startup for Teens in Entrepreneurship Program), a four-day long youth entrepreneurship camp which culminated in a …Read More

Start Small, Grow BiG! Celebrating 18 Years of growing small business!

On May 9th 2013, BiGAUSTIN celebrated its 18 year anniversary as Central Texas’ single-source

solution for entrepreneurial education, tailored business counseling and flexible loans.

In 1995, BiGAUSTIN obtained its 501(c)(3) non-profit status, by 1996 had begun independent operations. Today, BiG obtains its funding from a variety of public and private sources, …Read More

Created Woman Magazine


Congratulations to Created Woman Magazine!

This month’s winner for Client of the Month is Heather Frierson of Created Woman Magazine, a magazine that focuses on fashion but also highlights family, health, fun and purposeful living. Heather began her ongoing relationship with BiGAUSTIN back in

2010 when she was …Read More

Celebrating 18 Years of BiG Business, BiG Impact and BiG Partnerships

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Austin, TX, March 25, 2013 – Acknowledging the past, Celebrating the present and Ushering in the future is the theme of BiGAUSTIN’s 18th birthday celebration. On Thursday May 9, 2013 from 6pm-9pm, BiGAUSTIN is inviting friends of the past and present who have been instrumental in establishing BiGAUSTIN’s status as …Read More