Starting a Small Business | Growing Your Business | Where to Turn for Help
Haines Small Business Resource & Support Center
Helping to Diversify the Local Economy through the Support and Encouragement of Original Entrepeneurial Thinking
Starting a Small Business
- Business Planning
- Licenses, Permits, & Insurance
- Business Financing
- Accounting, Taxes & Employees
- Marketing
- Ongoing Activities...
Growing Your Business
- Goverment Programs
- NGO/Non-Profit Programs
- Business Development
- Local Resource Development
- Training & Employment Info
- Ecommerce Resources
- Export Opportunities
- Small Business News
- Business Tools
- Haines Business Listings
Where to Turn for Help
- Local Mentors
- Small Business Discussion Group
- Suggestions & Comments


Welcome to the Haines Small Business Resource and Support Center. This website is aimed primarily at two groups of Haines residents:

Just starting out?

Follow our step-by-step guide to getting your small business off the ground, including:

  • All the forms you will need (and where to send them)

  • All the basic skills you will need (and how to get them)

  • Lists of local business people who are willing to give advice or assistance

  • A checklist of Ongoing Activities

  • Existing small businesses seeking to grow

    If you are already in business for yourself in Haines, check out the available resources and opportunities to help you expand your business and improve your products or service.

  • Funding sources (with the forms you need to apply)

  • Training & Employment Info

  • Government Programs that can help you (with all the forms you need to participate)

  • Links to Haines Business Listings
  • Tip of The Day

    What's New on the Site?
    Latest Southeast Alaska Economic Indicators are available for viewing on the Juneau Economic Development Council website.

    Check out DIYBIZSITES for resources for growing your business online and marketing your business online.

    Our Small Business and Entrepeneur News section is updated every hour, so check in often to read what's happening! Now with Stock Market figures!

    This site is intended as a helpful resource for the Haines business community. The Haines Chamber of Commerce and the site developers cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information on the site, nor for what actions are taken based on the information on this site.

    Starting a Small Business | Growing Your Business | Where to Turn for Help

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