Starting a Business

Excited about starting a new business? We want to help you succeed and to make sure that your idea will make enough money to support your business and personal needs. Don't leap before you do the necessary research to ensure that your idea is feasible. Use our resources here.

First Step

Use our online tools and workshops to:

Second Step

Once you have completed the items in the First Step, request a consultation and be prepared to send a copy of your draft business plan to us for consideration.

Online Resources

Additional Online Resources

  • Global Classroom - hundreds of free and subscription-based, online business, technology and career readiness courses with video tutorials.
  • SizeUP Tool - manage and grow our business by benchmarking it against competitors; mapping your customers, competitors and suppliers, and locating the best places to advertise.
  • SCORE - Online courses and tools to determine your business structure, create your business plan and get the startup financing you need.
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