Find contact information for government programs, listed by topic. Benefits Federal Employee Retirement Benefits – Find contact information for the Retirement Services office at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Food Stamps (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP) – Call to learn about eligibility requirements and the nutritional benefits of the program. Head...
The SBA provides support for our veterans as they enter the world of business and continue to serve our country by creating jobs in our communities. The Office of Veterans Business Development (OBDV) is devoted to promoting veteran entrepreneurship. Veterans Business Outreach Centers (VBOC) provide support in all stages...
The VA Veteran Entrepreneur Portal was created by VA OSDBU and BusinessUSA to help you start and grow your veteran-owned small business. The VA Veteran Entrepreneur Portal provides veteran business resources ...
SBA Women's Business Resources to start and grow your business and compete in the global marketplace. Online resources, financing, Women’s Business Centers.
Local Food Directories are a free service to help you locate your local Farmers Market, On-Farm Market, CSA and Food Hub. Local Food Directories help local farmers and businesses connect with local consumers, strengthening their local economy. The Directories are provided by the Agricultural Marketing Service, a USDA agency facilitating marketing of U.S. agricultural products....
In the era of idea diffusion, people who spread ideas win. Your message must be remarkable to get noticed. Seth Godin shows How to Get Your Ideas to Spread.
Boost awareness. Get the word out. Contagious shows how to make your product or idea catch on. Wharton's Jonah Berger on how to Create Contagious Content.
USDA provides Rural Business Investment in affordable housing, energy efficiency, roads, bridges, internet access, loans and grants for rural business.
The SBA and its network resource partners help millions of small businesses start, grow and succeed. SBA Local Assistance is available to help entrepreneurs
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National Export Initiative marshals the full resources of the U.S. government for American businesses that sell their goods and services abroad.
Small Business Administration financial assistance, loans, grants, counseling, training, contracting, regulations, mentoring, assistance, advocacy and more.
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