As a small business owner, I understand the late nights and early mornings searching for resources that can help further develop my business. Every little bit helps and I wanted to share my insight and help others that are looking to build their business in Hudson County, New Jersey.
I’ve compiled a list of resources that I think would be helpful for any small business owner in Hudson County. These resources range from helping you advertise your business for free to providing you opportunities to build your network. Check out my list of resources that I think will be helpful for you down below!
The Hudson County Chamber of Commerce is the leading resource for driving economic growth—providing education, advocacy and access to our members within and throughout each community in Hudson County.
Jersey City Small Business Services division at the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation is your “First Stop to Open Shop” for all your small business needs. Jersey City Small Business Services provides guidance to entrepreneurs and small businesses from business formation to build out, and training to marketing. Through one-on-one counseling, you’ll learn about our three small business loans, the advantages of UEZ certification, how to start a business, how to open shop, and more. We conduct free, monthly business development workshops on a variety of small business related topics from bookkeeping to business plan writing, and property maintenance to digital marketing, even tax repair and preparation. We also help schedule ribbon cuttings with the Mayor.
Small business owners and entrepreneurs, make Jersey City Small Business Services your first step in opening a business in Jersey City. Take advantage of the expertise, services and resources that will help you through the processes of establishing and growing your business. They’re available for you free of charge!
NJBIZ, New Jersey’s leading business journal, produces a weekly print edition with a circulation of more than 15,000 copies, as well as providing 24/7 business news coverage through its NJBIZ.com website and multiple daily e-newsletters.
Our mission is to build a supportive platform that promotes genuine professional connections and business growth. We are focused on providing resources and opportunities for women entrepreneurs to expand their business.
NJ Business Directory is the best way to find & discover great local businesses. Submit your business listing, post a job for a vacant position, look for available jobs in New Jersey… It just gets better and better
The mission of the Hudson County Economic Development Corporation is to serve Hudson County’s diverse communities by providing comprehensive financial access, information, professional training and affordable housing. Our vision is to build a healthy local economy through collaborative partnerships for businesses, organizations and individuals.
The New Jersey Small Business Development Centers (NJSBDC) network provides comprehensive assistance to small and medium businesses (SMBs) to maximize opportunities for growth and generate economic impact statewide.
Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. The SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.
The New Jersey Business Action Center (NJBAC) is a business-first resource that can help you get answers from government agencies, direct you to appropriate officials or contacts, facilitate meetings and follow-ups with regulatory agencies and so much more, all at no cost and strictly confidential. Whether you are an entrepreneur, own a business on “Main Street”, are located on a corporate campus, or interested in expanding your products and services through export, we’re here for you. We are a business advocacy team within the Department of State, dedicated to solving problems and maximizing growth opportunities. Please call our Business Helpline at 1-800- JERSEY-7 because “We are from state government and we are here to help your business grow!”