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Resources

Grow Your Business

Starting a Business
Accounting
Business Plan
Contractors
E-Business
Employees
Financing
Marketing
Record Keeping and Bookkeeping
Taxes

Classes and Tutorials

Online Business Courses from BizCenter
Small Business Classes at CGCC (click on the Small Business Development Center Classes link)
Starting a Business Audio Tutorials by Mike DeMott
Starting Your Oregon Business (online self-study class)

Licensing and Permits

Oregon Licenses, Permits and Registrations
Washington Department of Licensing

Networks / Organizations

Gorge Innoventure
Gorge Owned
Gorge Technology Alliance
Oregon Entreprenuers Network
Oregon State University Extension Entrepreneurship

Chambers of Commerce

Hood River County Chamber of Commerce
Mt. Adams Chamber of Commerce
The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce
West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce (Cascade Locks, Corbett, Fairview, Troutdale, Wood Village)

Shared Workspaces and Incubators

Commercial Kitchen Incubator at CGCC (The Dalles)
Gorge Innoventure (Hood River)
GO! Spaces (Hood River)

Small Business Development Centers

National

SBDCNet (SBDC National Information Clearinghouse)
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Oregon

Business Oregon (State Agency)
Office of Small Business Assistance (State Agency)
Oregon Small Business Development Centers (BizCenter)

Washington

Governor's Office of Regulatory Innovation and Assistance: The Small Business Guide (State Agency)
Washington's Small Business Development Centers
Washington State University Innovation Assessment Center