Small Business Development Center: Expert assistance at no cost to the entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a business. https://www.sbdcmichigan.org/

SCORE: A site for free and confidential business advice, SCORE has become a popular resource for entrepreneurs. It’s a non-profit with 11,000 working and retired business professionals who volunteer to support small business owners like you. Cost: Support is free. Workshops are $20-75.  https://www.score.org/

LivePlan: If you’re serious about business, you’ll need a business plan. When it comes to this vital document, a lot of entrepreneurs don’t know where to start. A business plan isn’t just a road map to your success, it’s also required to get bank loans or entice investors. LivePlan can help you create a killer plan that gets your business started on the right track. Cost: Starting at $11.66 a month.

Small Business Administration: Learn how to start a business in 10 steps. https://www.sba.gov/

Google Alert: Manage your online reputation by monitoring when your business or brand is mentioned online. With Google Alerts, you’ll get an email anytime your business is mentioned online. You can set up alerts for any keywords that you’d like. You can even monitor your competitor’s press.

GP City Business License: http://www.grossepointecity.org/Portals/1066/Docs/Bus%20Lic%20App%20Form%202019.pdf

GP Farms Business License: http://www.grossepointefarms.org/online-services/general

GP Woods Business Information: http://www.gpwmi.us/aboutus/businessInfo.html