Government-related and other organizations that provide various on-line tools, education, information, and support for small businesses. Click on the name to go to that organization's website.
Free on-line classes and information on grants, financing, government contracting and certification requirements, bonding and more.
Business consulting, research and training on topics such as Financial Planning, Business Planning & Stategy, Capital Formation & Funding.
Assistance to start a new business in Hawaii and facilitate the filing process for business registration, tax, and other requirements by the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, and the Department of Taxation.
Important things to consider before starting a business as well as guidance on developing a business plan and securing funding
The Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Pacific, a program under the University of Hawai’i Hilo, is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and mentoring, and referrals for eligible veterans owning or considering starting, expanding, or contracting a small business.
Ph: (808) 988-1236
Address: 2800 Woodlawn Drive Ste 266, Honolulu, HI 96816
Additional Online Small Business Training and Resources
The US Small Business Administration offers a number of online courses that can complement the services you receive from MCBL. Topics include procurement, contracting, international trade, marketing and many others. Visit the links below for more infomration:
OTHER RESOURCES FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS
Many organizations offer services and assistance to women entrepreneurs, including pro bono programs run by nonprofits and SBA-affiliated groups. These include programs that teach women how to start a business and train them in financial management and marketing.
This national organization of women entrepreneurs is based in Washington, D.C. The association, which has 5,000 members and 60 chapters across the country, offers training and information on different topics, including access to capital, government contracting and business certification.
The National Women’s Business Council works with the Office of the President, Congress and the SBA on issues related to women business owners. It also publishes research and other materials focused on women-owned enterprises.