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San Jose - Silicon Valley's one-stop resource for businesses and entrepreneurs.

Begin Here - Find out how we can help you

Business Readiness Assessment - Evaluate your business

Locating Business Space - Search LoopNet database to locate available retail & commercial space

Business Plan Template - Create a business plan


Procurement Opportunities - Find out how government and private contracting works

EconoVue - Access local and national economic datasets


Just Ask BOS - Search our entire site for information regarding your business problems

Green Assessment Tool - Evaluate how Green your business is

Forum - Collaborate with entrepreneurs and our Business Services Staff

Online Library - Search our online library for useful business information

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"The Right Way to Start & Fund Your Business"

Come and learn the right way to start your business from Gage and Associates and how your business can position itself for funding from Union Bank and a special presentation by Councilmember Johnny Khamis discussing the recent changes San Jose has made to help small businesses.

Is Starting a Business Right for Me?

Volunteers from SCORE will talk about the necessary requirements and personality characteristics to consider before starting a business on September 10 at 6:30 PM. They will also discuss the different types of business options such as franchises.

08/22/2014 08:30 AM PDT
Be a Successful Consultant
Start a Successful Consulting Business For Lifestyle and Profit
08/25/2014 08:30 AM PDT
Non-Profit Seminars
SCORE consultants, with nonprofit experience in Silicon Valley, present these seminars for starting and running a successful nonprofit, even in difficult times.