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The U.S. Small Business Administration is pleased to provide you with the latest edition of the Michigan District Office Resource Guide.  The SBA Resource Guide is a comprehensive explanation of the programs and services the SBA offers to Michigan’s potential and existing small business owners.  The Resource Guide is available on the SBA Michigan District Office website.  Here is the link:

The Michigan Small Business Development Center (MI-SBDC) enhances Michigan’s economic well-being by providing counseling, training, research and advocacy for new ventures, existing small businesses and innovative technology companies. With offices statewide, the MI-SBDC positively impacts the economy by strengthening existing companies, creating new jobs, retaining existing jobs, and assisting companies in defining their path to success.
The Michigan Small Business Development Center Region-1 is located in Escanaba MI, and it is hosted by Michigan Works! The Job Force Board and serves the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. For whatever your business needs, get started at

Download the MI-SBDC Guide to Starting and Operating a Small Business.