Small Business Resources in the Community and Online

In addition to all the great resources provided by Mercy Corps Northwest, there is a wealth of resources in the local community and on the web.

  • Get Started by looking at business plan examples, utilizing start-up assessment tools, and applying for business permits.

  • Get Smart by researching instructional classes and business counseling, both online and in the local community.

  • Get Connected by joining social networking sites for small business owners, professional business networks, and researching chambers of commerce.

  • Get Informed by reading online business resource materials, including magazines, blogs and podcasts dedicated to small business.

  • Get Started: Resources to help jump start your business including writing business plans, getting funding, start-up assessment tools, and applying for permits    Small business classes and counseling 
    Get Connected: social networking sites, professional networks, chambers of commerce    Get Informed: Online Magazines, Blogs, and Podcasts Dedicated to Small Business