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4 Great Idaho Startup Assistance Resources

Startup Assistance Resources

There are a lot of things on your mind when you’re starting a business in Idaho. Along the way, problems, challenges, and distractions that may seem surmountable might be encountered, but you must remember that you have to finish what you’ve started to own your future successfully.

The key to overcoming the challenges of starting a business is to be a savvy entrepreneur and utilize startup assistance resources that can prove advantageous and valuable for your business. Let’s get you started with this guide with four excellent resources to start your Idaho business.


1) Idaho Business Counseling

Hold a Meeting with Your Board of DirectorsExpert business counseling is an important contributor to the success of a startup. For this reason, you should also consult business experts. When you do seek Idaho business counseling, do it the cost-effective way with the Idaho Small Business Development Center.

The Idaho SBDC provides every small business entrepreneur with proper guidance and assistance when starting a business and even up to all the nitty-gritty details of operating one.


2) Startup Savant’s Free Idaho Resources

Startup SavantStartup Savant has also gone through the challenges you are undergoing or about to undergo that is why we recognize the importance of having reliable resources you can lean on while starting a business in Idaho.

The resources listed below are purposely created to cater to Idaho small business entrepreneurs who are looking to start a business venture. From the basics of starting a business to finding the right Idaho business funding to how to get a qualified Registered Agent, use the guides below to get you started right away.


3) Mentoring and Advising from Your Local Idaho SCORE

Choose the Initial DirectorsWhen you’re starting a business, the advice and mentoring of professional experts who know the ins and outs of entrepreneurship is very valuable and is one of the most important resources for Idaho entrepreneurs.

Through your Idaho local SCORE, you get expert advice and counseling without having to pay for expensive registration fees or toolkits.  What’s great about the local SCORE is you get practical advice and learn valuable business knowledge in all aspects of starting and running a business.


4) Free Online Resources from the SBA

Continue Learning as a Business OwnerAs you start a small business in Idaho, the Idaho District of the Small Business Administration should be a priority go-to.

Since its formation about six decades ago, the Small Business Administration has dedicated its existence to the assistance of the formation and growth of small businesses all throughout the country. In Idaho, the Boise District Office of the SBA caters to the assistance of small businesses in areas of advice and counseling, financial assistance, special loan programs, legalities of starting and running a business, and more.

A number of resources and tools for creating a business plan, online training, business analysis, and finding business-related events can be found on the SBA website as well.


Wrapping Things Up and Moving Forward

Wrapping Up and Starting a BusinessWhen you start a small business in Idaho, you have to prepare yourself as the task itself is tough and challenging. It won’t do you any good if you are quick to give up your dreams of owning a future.

Remember that there is a solution to every challenge in starting a business, and if you’re just savvy enough to find the solution for this, there should be nothing that will stop you from starting and owning a successful business. The resources above should help you become a savvy entrepreneur, so use it as you best see fit.

About Liesha Petrovich

Liesha is a small business owner of 20 years, host of Startup Savant, the owner of a karate dojo in Maine, and creator of Work Mobly. During free time she's with her family and working on a Doctorate in Entrepreneurship.