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Small Business Administration

No-cost training, counseling available for small businesses

No-cost training, counseling available for small businesses

Southern Arizona's Small Business Development Center is an often overlooked resource.

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'Five pillars' bolster small business

'Five pillars' bolster small business

From planning to profit, here's what you need to succeed.

February 01, 2015 6:50 pmLoading…

Resources abound for business funding in Tucson

Financing a startup business can be difficult but various programs can help.

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Startup Tucson wins $1.4M to help small firms grow fast

Startup Tucson wins $1.4M to help small firms grow fast

Federal contract to help boost nonprofit's Thryve Next program .

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Startup Tucson wins $1.4M federal contract

Startup Tucson wins $1.4M federal contract

SBA funding will back nonprofit group's new accelerator program for high-growth companies.

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Loan help available for women business owners

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 30 percent of the firms in Pima County are owned by women.

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Q&A: Helping Tucson businesses is her business

Q&A: Helping Tucson businesses is her business

Ellen Kirton, director of MAC Small Business Development Center in Tucson, received the 2014 Arizona Small Business Development Center of Excellence award this month from the U.S. Small Business Association.

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'Greening up' your small business

From windmills and adobe in the last centuries to solar and recycling now — green businesses aren’t new to Arizona.

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Advice, training available for 'vetpreneurs'

Advice, training available for 'vetpreneurs'

Each year, more than a quarter of a million U.S. armed forces members leave military service, and many will look to take the plunge and start their own businesses.

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Business growth takes study, talent, planning

Many small businesses get started in Tucson, but how many of them grow to the next level?

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Great service earns customers' 'votes'

Why does customer service matter?

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Health-care reform tool available for small firms

There are many opinions about Obamacare for small businesses, but what are the facts about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act for the almost 400,000 small businesses in Arizona?

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