How to Start a Business

So you are looking to start a business?  Well, you are in the right place, so let's get started.  First pick the state that you would like to start your business in...

Starting a Business

The process of starting a business involves complying with a number of laws and regulations - from writing a business plan to setting up a location. Here you will find guidance to help you successfully and legally start and run your business.

Start Up Basics

From writing a business plan to filing necessary legal paperwork, the following resources help entrepreneurs get started on the right foot.

Business Types

Do you want to start a business at home? Do you want to start an online business? Are you working on a new high growth startup? Every type of business has unique starting and operating requirements and these guides help you understand them.

Visit the Industries Guide for information on specific types of establishments, from retail stores and restaurants establishments to agriculture and manufacturing operations.

Community Discussions

Have a question about starting a business? Our Small Business Community Facebook Group is the place to get answers from experts and experienced small business owners.