BiG is the single-source solution for entrepreneurial education, tailored business counseling and access to capital in Central Texas. BiG remains the leading non-profit micro-enterprise development organization offering to struggle entrepreneurs:
– Small Business Resource
By delivering both small business financing and nationally-acclaimed education, BiG is the single-source solution for entrepreneurs who have limited time and prefer to form a single relationship with one business development partner.
– Comprehensive and Innovative Entrepreneurial Education
Whether you are a new entrepreneur looking to evaluate and perfect a business concept or an existing business owner interested in expanding strategically, BiG provides mix of training options geared to the diverse needs of clients. In addition, BiG offers nationally-acclaimed education written for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs. View upcoming training classes.
– Business Consulting
To complement our educational programs, BiG offers one-on-one consultations that help small business owners devising business strategy, planning market research, preparing financial statements, or get an answer to other question they might have. Make an appointment.
– Flexible, Affordable Smart Loans™
BiG offers a variety of loan programs to fit the growing needs of small businesses. With BiG’s Smart LoansTM, clients receive funding, education, and one-on-one counseling for the term of the loan and after to continue to strengthen their business success. BiG’s Smart LoansTM program is flexible and affordable, with fast turnarounds. Apply for a loan.
– Business Technology Center
Thanks to HP, BiG is able to provide a stable yet flexible learning environment for Central Texas micro-enterprises so that technology works to promote their individual business success and economic sustainability in their community. We continue to educate on the basics but encourage business growth through technology. Small business owners have access to the latest computer equipment and software which helps them implement what they have learned and receive training in specific business software applications. BiG received HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (LIFE) grant in year 2010 to teach how to use of technology in improving small business. Our Business Technology Center is equipped with HP ProBook laptops, color printers, and high speed internet.