Conduct Preliminary Research

Get Assistance & Training

An abundance of resources are available to help you through the process of starting a business. The following are just a few of these valuable tools:

Develop a Business Plan

A well-written business plan is critical to starting and running a business. Business plans are generally required when applying for business loans and seeking investors, but are also essential in estimating costs and evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of your proposal.

Here are just a few of the many business planning resources available:

For More Information:  Business.Gov

This guide provides an overview of federal regulations that affect restaurants and other food service businesses, including links to guidance that help restaurateurs stay in compliance with federal regulations.