Small Business Assistance & Training

Several free counseling and training programs are available to help you get started and expand your small business. These services cover all aspects of starting and running a business, from getting a loan to developing business plans and marketing strategies.

Online Tools & Resources

Your first stop to finding help with starting and managing your small business should be the Online Small Business Community.
This community brings together entrepreneurs, small business owners,
industry and government experts to share and discuss business issues
and questions. 

The SBA offers numerous online tools and resources to help new and aspiring business owners succeed:

In-Person Services Near You

The following programs provide local in-person counseling and training services for small business owners. Services cover all aspects of starting and running a business, from getting loans and financing to start or expand to developing business plans and marketing strategies.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

In this video, Warren Brown, 2006 SBA Washington D.C.’s Small Business Person of the Year, talks about the resources he used to help get started.

Find State Programs

Choose a state to find specific training and assistance resources available in your area.

State Training and Assistance Resources

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