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The Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness has a suite of programs and services designed specifically for small- to medium-size businesses. Our business experts understand the pressure owners and operators are under and the challenges they face every day. Best of all, they are here to help your business grow and expand, and in the process, strengthen communities and create jobs and economic vitality across the state.
A skilled workforce is an essential part of any business’ strategy for success. We work with businesses and state educational institutions to align classroom and technical training with the needs of companies to build the workforce of the future, ready to step in and contribute to your bottom line.
If you’re just starting out building your business, the OEDC has some great resources assembled just for you, from our Small Business Playbook and links to co-working and makerspaces to connections to state agencies that regulate and oversee small businesses.