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Working For Yourself
Thinking of Starting Your Own Business?
It’s not uncommon for you to be interested in starting your own business. With many adults delaying retirement or working two jobs, it tends to limit the number of jobs available for you.
Do you have a business idea but you’re not sure what steps to take to get your business up and running? Maybe you want to develop an app for your phone or tablet. Or perhaps you want to expand your business. There are a number of resources available to help you get started.
Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)
There are two SBDCs in Northeast Texas. The role of the SBDC is to help area residents start a new business or expand. They offer a number of classes including accounting software, marketing tips, and how to write a business plan. They also offer individualized counseling.So, if you have an idea, give them a call.
- Northeast Texas/Texarkana Small Business Development Center
- Paris Small Business Development Center
There are numerous resources available online including information on business ideas, funding options, angel investors, writing a business plan, and such.Here are a few to check out: