Summary: The Voice of Business in the Orange Community.
Commentary: Orange Chamber of Commerce Mission is to serve its members and strengthen the economy by representing business, promoting the community, and facilitating connections. The Chamber newsletter can be found HERE.
Summary: Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development.
Commentary: Created to serve as California's single point of contact for economic development and job creation efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government, and much more.
Summary: California Secretary of State's Business Portal.
Commentary: This site has a wide variety of help for businesses in California. Included are Forms, fees, special filings, Notary public, fraud & identity theft help, trademark assistance, and the Uniform Commercial Code.
Summary: Aids, counsels, protects and assists the interests of small Business concerns.
Commentary: The SBA is a government agency that helps small businesses start, grow and thrive. They have loans & financing, help with advocacy, laws & regulations, provide counseling & training, connect people through networking & communities and offer a variety of other resources that help entrepreneurs.
Summary: A trusted source of business information since 1990.
Commentary: Hoover's maintains a database of more than 80 million companies and 90 million people using an in-house editorial staff of industry experts. It also offers industry information and analysis.
Summary: SCORE grows successful small businesses across America, one business at a time.
Commentary: A nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. Through a network of 12,000+ volunteers, they are able to offer services, such as Mentoring, Counseling & Workshops, at no charge or at very low cost. Top of Page
Summary: BBB's mission is to be the leader in advancing marketplace trust.
Commentary: Know most for their accreditation, the BBB creates communities of trustworthy businesses, sets standards for marketplace trust, encourages best practices, celebrates marketplace role models, and denounces substandard marketplace behavior.