Small Business Resources


Local Business Resources

RCC Small Business Development Center

Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development  

Southern Oregon Visitors Guide   

Jackson County 

City of Medford

City of Ashland

Consumer Credit Counseling Service

SOU School of Business Internship Program

Women Entrepreneurs of Southern Oregon (WESO)


State and Local Government Agencies

Business Xpress: Oregon's Business Portal

Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

Oregon's Procurement Technical Assistance Center

State of Oregon

State Vendor Information Program

OSU Austin Family Business

Oregon Construction Contractors Board  

Oregon Department of Revenue

Oregon Secretary of State, Business Registration Services  

The Job Council  

Oregon Business Development Department

Business Oregon


National Business Resources

U.S. Small Business Administration  

Link to federal government information and services

Central Contractors Registration

North American Industry Classification System

U.S. government access to federal information and services

Government contract opportunities and forecasts for women

US General Services Administration 

Search for federal grants

U.S. Small Business Administration

Small Business & Self-Employed Tax Center

All Industries & Professions Tax Center



Oregon Restaurant Association


Business Basics

INC Magazine online

Business Owner's Toolkit 

Peerspective and reports

Resources for woman owned businesses  

Entrepreneur Magazine  

Kiplinger Newsletter

Journal of Light Construction Magazine

PicMarkr: Free Watermark Creator


Demographics & Statistics  

U.S. Census Bureau- Economic statistics and surveys  

Census and statistical information

Demographics and statistics

Demographic and statistical data

State of Oregon Site Selection Tool


Financing Resources 

Venture Capital Resource Library 

International Factoring Association 

Business Loan Funds

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Small Business Administration Loans & Grants

** Please Note: Grant monies are usually not available for new, for-profit businesses **

Legal Web Sites

Legal Topics- Small Business

A resource on technology law and Intellectual Property Law

Nolo Law Center, legal topics

Federal Trade Commission


Workforce Issues 

Department of Labor

Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries  

Oregon Labor Market Information System

The Job council



Direct Marketing News

Trade Show Information

SBDCNet Market Research

State of Oregon Site Selection Tool



Medford, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Phoenix, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Central Point, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Ashland, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Rogue River, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Eagle Point, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Jacksonville, OR, Chamber of Commerce

Shady Cove, OR Chamber of Commerce



Magazine for Inventors  

Inventors Network


International Trade  

U.S. Customs  

U.S. International Trade Commission

Oregon SBDC International Trade Assistance

Export-Import Bank of the U.S.


Non-Profit Resources

Center for Nonprofit Stewardship

Oregon Secretary of State's Corporate Divsion: Nonprofit Services

The Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Non-Profit Organization Attorneys & Law Firms in Oregon

IRS Tax Information for Charities & other Non-Profits

SBA Information for Non-Profit Organizations

Nonprofit Support Services


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