Small Business Resources

Entrepreneur.com
The website of the popular trade publication of the same name and provides articles and videos on a wide variety of topics for entrepreneurs including marketing, legal and innovation

Entrepreneurship.org
Written by the Kauffman Foundation’s bloggers and provides information and resources on education, issues and events for entrepreneurs, who they term as “people growing great ideas.”

James J. Hill Reference Library
Business sites selected and reviewed by the Hill Library Business Information Specialists, organized by topic.

Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers
Helps new and early stage businesses find the capital and the technical assistance they need.

Metropolitan Economic Development Association
Helping entrepreneurs of color succeed: Through accomplished and experienced professionals, MEDA offers one-on-one business consulting, training, leadership development, government contracting assistance, access to financing, networking with peers, assistance with minority certifications, strategic planning, and more.

Minnesota Small Business Office
Provides individual consultation services as well as business guidebooks.

SCORE Minnesota
Offers free, one-on-one counseling for small business owners.

U.S. Small Business Administration
Provides small business loan and assistance programs, and initiatives to aid and inform small businesses.

WomenVenture
Tools to help women and men start and grow their business.