Learn how to assess your business idea, prepare a written business plan, and develop a structure for your business. The following links also include information on government business requirements, counseling, training, and other entrepreneurial resources.
The mission of the Utah Supplier Development Council (USDC) is to help Small Businesses increase purchases of goods and services by Large Companies and Government entities from Minority Owned, Women Owned, HubZone, Veteran Owned and Service Disabled Veteran Owned businesses. (https://usdcutah.org)
The Utah Department of Workforce Services supports Governor Herbert’s vision to strengthen Utah’s economy by supporting the economic stability and quality of our workforce. We provide quality and streamlined services that connect a world-class workforce with employment. (https://jobs.utah.gov)
Transition Assistance Advisors (TAA) ensures that all returning veterans, serving Guard members, Reservists and their families have the knowledge and ability to access all of the services and benefits they have earned through their service. (https://www.jointservicessupport.org/ResourceFinder)
The Salt Lake County Mayor’s Office of Business and Economic Development was created to increase the number of jobs and investments in Salt Lake County, Utah.
The Salt Lake Chamber is Utah’s largest business association and Utah’s business leader. A statewide chamber of commerce with members in all 29 Utah counties, the Chamber represents 7,850 businesses and approximately 500,000 Utah jobs—nearly half the workforce of our state. With roots that date back to 1887, the Chamber stands as the voice of business, supports its members’ success and champions community prosperity. (https://www.slchamber.com)
The American Legion is a Veteran Service Organization that is well known as an advocate for Veterans. As an organization, the Legion provides mentoring, education about Veterans benefits, and Service Officer support. (https://sites.google.com/site/deptofutah/home)