Small Business Resources

Whether you're considering a new business opportunity or have already launched a new venture, you can get helpful information and support from The Beacon Council and Miami-Dade County's Department of Economic and Regulatory Resources. Take advantage of the many small businesses services designed to help entrepreneurs succeed in Miami-Dade County.

LOCAL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE OFFICES
The local offices can provide you with hands-on assistance. Get connected and grow.

MARKETING AND BENCHMARKING YOUR BUSINESS
Use this powerful Small Business tool to help analyze your business,  identify opportunities for growth and gain a competitive edge over your competitors.

WRITE A BUSINESS PLAN
A business plan articulates what a business is, where it is going and how an entrepreneur wants to take it there.

INCUBATOR & ACCELERATOR PROGRAMS
Incubators and accelerators offer resources such as mentors, office space, seed funding and networking opportunities.

We offer guidance, tools and resources on the basics of starting a business. The series of Open for Business small business workshops, taking place in each district throughout Miami-Dade county, offers live personal connections to the guidance, tools and resources that will help a new or existing business start up and grow. To connect immediately with the valuable resources available to small businesses in our Miami-Dade community see the links below.  Get connected and grow.

To learn more about the Open for Business small business workshops and other events, view our full event schedule.