Starting a small business can feel tough, but you don’t have to do it alone! The Michigan SBDC is here to connect you with insight and resources to help your small business succeed.

This guide is designed for anyone looking to start a small or grow their small business in Michigan. We’ll cover:

  1. Ten Steps to Starting a Business
  2. Business Plan Outline
  3. Business Legal Issues
  4. Financial Management
  5. Marketing Your Business
  6. Hiring Your First Employee

Download the Guide to Starting and Operating a Small Business

The Guide is also available in Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic.

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