I am thinking about starting a business in Arizona
There is no way to eliminate all the risks associated with starting a small business. However, you can improve your chances of success with good planning and preparation. In this section, you will find helpful resources and important factors to consider.
Additionally, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Business Guide: 10 Steps To Start Your Business covers steps related to planning, making key financial decisions, and completing a series of legal activities.
For information on business licensing, see I am ready to start my business in Arizona.
Select which content you would like to see:
Arizona Entrepreneur's Edge (resource guide)
Seminars, Workshops, Webinars
Business, Market, Industry Research Resources
Invention, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (includes patents)
Protecting your Business (includes common scams, cybersecurity, keeping customers' data safe)
Finding Professional Partners
Business Counseling and Assistance Programs
Counseling and Assistance Organizations
Tribal Economic Development Services
Entrepreneurship and Incubator Programs
Federal Governmental Assistance Services
Business Assistance Services
Financing Options and Funding Sources
Buying an Existing Business
Business Structure (Ownership) Options
Researching Business Name Availability
Business Location Considerations
Incorporating Copyrighted Music in Place of Business