Business Toolkit

When you start a business, the path that awaits isn't always a straight shot. The good news is there are a lot of resources both locally and state level that can help guide you along the path that is best for your business. Please feel free to download the Business Toolkit guide, courtesy of the City of Dallas. Inside you will find a step by step guide to help you find your way through the forest of Small Business resources.


City of Dallas

The City can assist business owners in finding business resources, locating available properties, understanding local government permitting and approval timeframes & understanding current Dallas demographic and economic trends.

Chemeketa Small Business Development Center

Chemeketa Small Business Development Center (SBDC) gives small business owners the tools and environment they need to make great decisions.
We’re located at 626 High Street NE in downtown Salem, OR. Open Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm, we offer classes, small business advising, and resource materials on loan.

U.S Small Business Administration

Small Business Administration (SBA) is committed to helping small business in the US succeed. As such, several programs and laws have been sponsored that directly affect small business owners. Here, you can learn more about how legislation such as the Small Business Jobs Act and SBA initiatives such as Emerging 200 program can help you and your business succeed.

MicroEnterprise Resources, Initiatives & Training

Have a business idea, but don't know where to start? if you've been thinking about starting a business and you're not sure your idea will make you money, they can help. They can guide you toward the information resources that will help you make a great decision