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Governor Abbott Announces Phase Two of Reopening Texas

Governor Abbott announced the next phase of reopening Texas on Monday and issued Executive Order GA-23, effective through June 3, 2020. The executive order allows for the opening of several sectors,…

Understanding How Culture Operates in Crisis for Small Business Leaders

As part of the Partnership's mission of making Houston the best place to live, work and build a business, we are dedicated to supporting small businesses, particularly during these times of…
Digital Technology

Health Care Innovation Ramps Up to Meet COVID-19 Challenges

One of Houston’s health care innovation experts says COVID-19 is reshaping the way the industry addresses the growing needs of patients.  Roberta Schwartz, executive vice president and chief…

Tesla and Houston: Partners in Innovation

This is an open letter from City of Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner to Tesla CEO Elon Musk inviting him to relocate and expand his business operations in Houston.   Dear Elon, Like so many others, I…

Small Biz Insider: Restaurant Owners on Reopening Plans

In this two-part edition of Small Biz Insider, we talk with two Houston restaurateurs about their reopening plans.  While many Houston restaurants have been operating with just takeout and delivery…

Houston Business Barometer Week 6: Some Local Companies Beginning to Recall Furloughed Workers

A minority of local companies have recalled all or some of the employees they had to furlough in response to the coronavirus pandemic as they resume operations, according to a new survey from the…
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