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6 Challenges Every Entrepreneur Knows to be True

Opening a business is one of the most rewarding things you will ever do. It is an opportunity to chart your own course and pursue the possibilities you desire. The challenges entrepreneurs will face vary depending on the industry, but there are some universal challenges that all entrepreneurs must rise above on their road to… Read more »

5 Crucial Reasons Your Business Needs a Business Plan

Failing to plan is planning to fail. Developing a business plan is imperative and should address all aspects of your business from capital and marketing to taxes and operations. While there are many reasons a business needs a business plan, the following are the five most crucial reasons to consider.  1. It Creates A Framework… Read more »

Tips for Setting and Achieving Long-Range Goals

Guest blog by David Terry, Entrepreneur-In-Residence. David Terry is an entrepreneur-in-residence at the WT Enterprise Center. In 2001, he co-founded the Enterprise Center with his mentor, Mr. Don Taylor. David is an entrepreneur and sought-after speaker and trainer.   Tips for Setting and Achieving Long-Range Goals Entrepreneurs make the decision to design a life, not… Read more »

10 Challenges Every New Company Faces

Few things are as representative of what makes our country unique and exciting as starting and building a successful business. It’s a brave, rewarding venture, but it’s not for the weak-hearted. Running A Marathon, Not A Sprint At the WT Enterprise Center, we are committed to providing individual coaching and business-building training programs that teach… Read more »

3 Ways The Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Supports Our Local Economy

There is no better way to facilitate growth than to foster healthy competition between entrepreneurs in the Amarillo region. When the wheels of the brightest minds in the community start to roll, they spin out ideas at a fast and furious pace that kickstarts businesses and improves our economy. Each year, the WT Enterprise Center,… Read more »

Client Spotlight: Altura Engineering & Design

Client Spotlight: Altura Engineering & Design Reflect on Their Time at the Enterprise Center since Winning the Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge   Altura Engineering & Design is the only company in the region to specialize in piping design for the oil and gas industry. Altura’s unique business model leverages experience and expertise to provide specialized piping design,… Read more »

22nd Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Winners

 22nd Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Recipients The Amarillo Community came together on the evening of March 23, 2017 to celebrate the growth of three local entrepreneurs at the 22nd Annual Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Awards Ceremony. Three local entrepreneurs were selected as the 2017 recipients of the Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge by five independent judges based on their professional business… Read more »

WT Enterprise Center Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

WT Enterprise Center Welcomes New Advisory Board Members WT Enterprise Center is expanding our resources with the addition of new advisory board members! Each of our board members represent an industry of support to our entrepreneur ecosystem and bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience to enhance the Enterprise Center. We have a… Read more »

Open Letter from Speed Painting Reflecting on Their Time as Enterprise Center Clients

Open Letter from Speed Painting Reflecting on Their Time as Enterprise Center Clients Written by Chrystene & Dustin Speed, Co-owners of Speed Painting and 2016 Graduate of the WT Enterprise Center There has been a lot of evolution within our organization as well as within the Enterprise Center over the years and it is hard… Read more »

Celebrating Entrepreneurial Success at the WT Enterprise Center Awards Ceremony

Celebrating Entrepreneurial Success at the WT Enterprise Center Awards Ceremony Supporting and celebrating local entrepreneurs is a community effort. On December 13th, the WT Enterprise Center hosted its 15th Anniversary Awards Ceremony to celebrate the growth of local entrepreneurs. Representative David Swinford, who helped establish the Enterprise Center in 2001, was the guest speaker for… Read more »