Cohort 37 – In-person Fall 2023

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Cohort 37 In-Person Fall 2023

Module / Clinic / Event  - Fall 2023DateTime
Virtual Tech Onboarding  Tuesday, September 12, 2023 10 - 11am / 1 - 2:00pm 
Orientation: You & Your Business, Part 1 Wednesday, September 13, 2023 8:00am - 6:00pm
Mod 1: You & Your Business, Part 2 Friday, September 15, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
Mod 2: Growth & Opportunities Friday, September 29, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
Financial Statements Workshop Friday, October 6, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
Mod 3: Money & Metrics Friday, October 13, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
You Are the Lender Clinic Wednesday, October 18, 2023  3:00pm - 6:00pm
Mod 4: You are the Leader  Friday, October 20, 2023  8:30am - 5:30pm
Mod 5:  It's The People   Friday, October 27, 2023  8:30am - 5:30pm
Negotiations Clinic  Wednesday, November 1, 2023 3:00pm - 6:00pm 
Mod 6: Marketing & Selling Friday, November 3, 2023 8:30am – 5:30pm
New Digital Marketing Clinic  Wednesday, November 8, 2023 3:00pm - 6:30pm 
HR & Legal Clinic Wednesday, November 15, 2023 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Mod 7: Strategic Growth Through Operations Friday, November 17, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
Mod 8: Being Bankable Friday, December 1, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm
Mod 9.1: Action for Growth Part 1 Thursday, December 14, 2023 8:30am - 3:00pm
Mod 9.2: Action for Growth Part 2/Graduation Friday, December 15, 2023 8:30am - 5:30pm

How It Works

Class & Video Links

Monday, Friday and/or Wednesday Class Links and weekly homework "brainsbark" video links can be found on every Weekly Schedule/Agenda. Class links are also available in the "Schedule" project on Basecamp.

Most weeks, you'll be required to partake in paired partner exercises, where we'll ask that you plan a time to meet for one hour to complete that week's assignment. This is a great opportunity to network! When you meet will be up to you and your partner, however, we highly encourage you to meet prior to the faculty office hours to take advantage of guidance from the Module Faculty, should you have any questions.

Rebecca Schultz, your Lead Faculty, will post the Weekly Schedule/Agenda (Word doc.) every Friday afternoon prior to the upcoming week, that will contain all necessary links for that week.

Recordings for every Module/Clinic class webinar will be made available for viewing/download on Basecamp under their respective project folder.



There are two 1-hour office hours available with Module Faculty, that are optional. During these meetings you can engage with the Module Faculty and/or team facilitating that week and discuss any relevant topics, pre-work, videos, etc.

There will be an office hour everyday available during Orientation Week for any quetions on technology, platforms used, or any program questions overall.

Remember these are optional but highly recommended!



Schedule, curriculum or pre-work questions?


Basecamp questions?


LivePlan questions?


10KSB App or M&E System (diagnostics) questions?







Class materials and webinar links will be available here. It will also serve as your base of communication and engagement with your fellow scholars, Module Faculty and staff.


Pre-work and growth plan assignments are all components of your final growth plan. LivePlan is the digital tool where you'll compile these assignments to produce the final plan for your business.

M&E System

You'll be asked periodically to complete online diagnostics, such as the ones you completed prior to the start of your cohort.

10KSB App

Mobile/desktop application that will connect you to not only local alumni, but also national! This will be your ultimate portal for networking and even doing business with fellow 10KSB Alumni.



Business Advisor meeting links can also be found on Basecamp BUT they are located in the schedule of your Growth Group Project.

Additional meetings with your Business Advisor will be scheduled one-one-one during a mutual preferred time.

*Your weekly meeting is for 1--hour at a standard designated time slot, given to you and your team group by your Business Advisor

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm


Any questions?

Calls us at (713) 718-8348

or (713) 718-8376


Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Kimberly Burroughs, Ph.D.

Executive Director



Suite A321.6 2811 Hayes Rd., Houston, TX 77082