Small Business Assistance Office (SBAO) / Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (mn.gov) - A great resource for guidebooks, E-licensing information and government contracting.
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiUMDvnAu0lcaTgbZ13gCn5-bXEFdR8gq - Short business guide videos from the Small Business Assistance Office.
https://mn.gov/deed/business - More great resources for Small Businesses from MN DEED.
Childcare Centers are critically needed business with unique needs. Our consultants can offer assistance to childcare centers. Here are a few other resources that serve childcare centers.
Childcare Wayfinder - A one-stop navigation network for starting and growing programs in Minnesota.
First Children's Finance - Founded in 1991, First Children’s Finance addresses the business and finance needs of child care in three different ways: building the financial sustainability of child care entrepreneurs, partnering with communities to preserve and grow their child care supply, and influencing state and federal systems to provide supports and investments needed to sustain child care businesses
Connect with your Chamber of Commerce to network and find resources that can help your business.
https://www.maicc.org/ Minnesota American Indian Chamber of Commerce