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The University of Texas at ArlingtonThe University of Texas at Arlington

Veterans Business Outreach Center

Events

October 12-14, 2022  Your battlefield may have been in a distant or foreign land.  Starting and growing a business may feel just as distant and foreign.  But, you can live the American dream of business ownership.

The Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference provides collaborative, hands-on, interactive learning opportunities including inspirational keynotes, subject matter expert breakout sessions, opportunities to develop connections with experienced coaches and mentors, expert referrals and dynamic business development networking activities. BBBC is a LIVE business-to-business networking & educational event, trade show & conference for military connected business owners, entrepreneurs, start-ups, decision-makers or anyone who is interested in starting, growing or empowering military connected small businesses. 

Take advantage of SUPER EARLY-BIRD discount offer REGISTER TODAY!


THIRD THURSDAY THINK TANK

Join us every THIRD THURSDAY as we host a guest subject matter expert on various topics relating to entrepreneurship. Come network with other veterans who are making the leap from the battlefields of corporate American to the battlefield of entrepreneurship and learn the steps required to go from where you are to where you want to be as a business owner.

 


THE ENTREPRENEURIAL MINDSET

Thursday, January 20, 2021 | 6:00pm-7:30pm CST
Join us with Diana Graham, International Speaker & Trainer, Army Combat Veteran andAuthor, Coach & Consultant, as she discusses the entrepreneurial mindset as we kick off the new year! No consecutive days are alike in life let alone entrepreneurship topped with seasons that can change at a rapid pace. Business can be full of risk ranging from understanding and operating in a mindset of thought process, transferring skills (development), challenges and solutions, and the knowing that you are your brand! Ones attitude towards the highs and lows of this undertaking will determine the altitude of your company. Learn principles that aid in productivity, ownership, daily work routines, and addressing team needs through an entrepreneurial lens.

REGISTER, TODAY!


 

B2B

Boots to Business 

Boots to Business is the two-step entrepreneurial training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration as a training track within the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program. This course is open to Servicemembers (including members of the National Guard + Reserves) and their spouses. Participants are introduced to the skills, knowledge, and resources they need to launch a business, including steps for developing business concepts, how to develop a business plan, and information on SBA resources available to help.

IN PERSON Classes  JAN 18-19 DYESS AFB- ABILENE TX | JAN 19-20 NASJFB- FORT WORTH TX | JAN 20-21 LITTLE ROCK AFB, AR

ONLINE Classes JAN 11-12


 

Boots to Business | Reboot ONLINE

Boots to Business: Reboot (B2BR) brings Boots to Business off the installation, extending access to veterans of all eras, National Guard and Reserve, and military spouses.

ONLINE Jan 11-12