Starting a Business


Starting a Business in Souteeastern ConnecticutThe Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region is committed to providing assistance to regional entrepreneurs and existing small businesses. We want to help you be successful. If you are an aspiring or existing business owner, use the growing list below directing you to planning and help from local experts. For aspiring business owners, we suggest that you first visit “Getting Started,” and “Writing your Business Plan.”

We will frequently be adding new links, new “How To” guides, and new articles for your use.


Be sure to check our events calendar often, as it will list programs, some free, offered by agencies throughout the region on starting and running your own small business.


  • Write a Business Plan
  • Taxes and Licensing
  • Funding
  • Finding a Location for Your Business
  • Legal - Insurance
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Inventory
  • Communications/PR
  • How To

    Business Articles

    How To

    Business Articles