Delaware Division of Small Business

Delaware Division of Small Business The Delaware Division of Small Business, part of the Delaware Department of State, is a service-focused agency committed to supporting businesses starting and growing in Delaware. Small businesses can reach out to the Division for assistance in connecting

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Dover is open for business! City’s downtown experiencing a retail boom, @DelawareStateNews reports.Read more: http://o...
07/08/2019

Dover is open for business! City’s downtown experiencing a retail boom, @DelawareStateNews reports.
Read more: http://ow.ly/AbOU50uVJfL
#DelBiz #SmallBiz @DowntownDover

Learn the ABCs of running a successful business. Sign up for the 12-week Launcher program, which starts Sept. 3.Learn mo...
07/06/2019

Learn the ABCs of running a successful business. Sign up for the 12-week Launcher program, which starts Sept. 3.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/vykl50uS2AN
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

July is Independent Retailer Month. Shop local and support your independent shopkeeper.#DelBiz #SmallBiz
07/03/2019

July is Independent Retailer Month. Shop local and support your independent shopkeeper.
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

This might perk you up. Check out tips from Biz2Credit on how to bring more customers into a coffee shop: http://ow.ly/a...
07/02/2019

This might perk you up. Check out tips from Biz2Credit on how to bring more customers into a coffee shop: http://ow.ly/aoOW50uRQpY
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Make that connection that could lead to a big contract for your small business. Sign up for Make Me a Match on July 11: ...
07/01/2019

Make that connection that could lead to a big contract for your small business. Sign up for Make Me a Match on July 11: http://ow.ly/BinP50uR23a
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Want to win $10,000 cash for your small business? Sign up by Sept. 12 for @emergingenterprisecenter Swim w/the Sharks Pi...
06/29/2019

Want to win $10,000 cash for your small business? Sign up by Sept. 12 for @emergingenterprisecenter Swim w/the Sharks Pitch Competition.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/Xp5k50uPtEr
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

DE produce farmers, take note. The Delaware Department of Agriculture (DDA) has issued new rules on registration, inspec...
06/27/2019

DE produce farmers, take note. The Delaware Department of Agriculture (DDA) has issued new rules on registration, inspections.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/BLtY50uOdEh
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Congratulations to Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce on its 100th anniversary. CDCC is one of nearly 100 organization...
06/25/2019

Congratulations to Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce on its 100th anniversary. CDCC is one of nearly 100 organizations whose programming is listed on DSB's online calendar.
For more events: http://ow.ly/JLqh50uMuer
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Having a hard time getting a small business loan? A new report says you’re not alone.Find out more: http://ow.ly/zibd5...
06/24/2019

Having a hard time getting a small business loan? A new report says you’re not alone.
Find out more: http://ow.ly/zibd50uKcSN
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

A recent workshop organized by the Delaware Division of Small Business showed small business owners how a Google listing...
06/22/2019
DSB workshop shares tips on using Google to increase business - Division of Small Business - State of Delaware

A recent workshop organized by the Delaware Division of Small Business showed small business owners how a Google listing can help bring in customers.
Get tips for your biz: http://ow.ly/RBi950uIne7
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

As part of Small Business Week (May 5-11), the Division of Small Business held a workshop on how small business owners can use Google to grow their online presence and increase revenue. About thirty small business owners attended the event at Del Tech’s Terry Campus in Dover. Online marketing expe...

The Business Resource Connection on the Delaware Division of Small Business website is a great place to find small busin...
06/20/2019

The Business Resource Connection on the Delaware Division of Small Business website is a great place to find small business incentive programs offered by lots of organizations in DE, such as the $2,500 façade grant Seaford Tomorrow recently awarded Every Fiber Coffee Co.
Start your search: http://ow.ly/lV2i50uHkKh
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Check out the latest issue of the Delaware Division of Small Business newsletter with the latest on EDGE Grants, small b...
06/19/2019

Check out the latest issue of the Delaware Division of Small Business newsletter with the latest on EDGE Grants, small biz events and other news.
Read it here: : http://ow.ly/W6em50uHpl4
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

A skilled tech workforce is one reason Delaware is a great place to have a fintech company. Read a new report highlighti...
06/18/2019

A skilled tech workforce is one reason Delaware is a great place to have a fintech company. Read a new report highlighting why the industry is growing in DE: http://ow.ly/INeU50uHjvT
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Delaware small business Prelude Therapeutics takes a big step forward; raises 60M in latest funding round.Read more: htt...
06/17/2019

Delaware small business Prelude Therapeutics takes a big step forward; raises 60M in latest funding round.
Read more: http://ow.ly/mcS650uGrER
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Feeling optimistic about your business? Report from Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation says most small business owners do....
06/15/2019

Feeling optimistic about your business? Report from Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation says most small business owners do.
Read more: http://ow.ly/jEZp50uDyMR
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Congratulations to the first graduates of First Founders Accelerator entrepreneur program. Read more: http://ow.ly/Yoi45...
06/13/2019

Congratulations to the first graduates of First Founders Accelerator entrepreneur program. Read more: http://ow.ly/Yoi450uDiDQ
#DelBiz #SmallBiz New Castle County Government 1313 Innovation Emerging Enterprise Center - Startup Business Incubator

Governor John Carney discusses in a DelawareOnline.com op-ed how an EDGE Grant can benefit your small business.Read it h...
06/12/2019

Governor John Carney discusses in a DelawareOnline.com op-ed how an EDGE Grant can benefit your small business.
Read it here: http://ow.ly/7hyR50uCEGs
#DelBiz #SmallBiz
Photo from visit to AgroLab Inc

Check out this update on goings-on in the Division of Small Business from Delaware Business Magazine. #DelBiz #SmallBiz
06/10/2019

Check out this update on goings-on in the Division of Small Business from Delaware Business Magazine. #DelBiz #SmallBiz

The Delaware Division of Small Business has launched several initiatives to help #smallbusiness owners, including a robust, new website, a series of matchmaking events and marketing Delaware’s 25 Opportunity Zones: https://bit.ly/2QB2SDv #business

The clock’s ticking! You only have until June 14 to apply for EDGE Grant. Up to $100,000 for STEM businesses and $50,0...
06/06/2019

The clock’s ticking! You only have until June 14 to apply for EDGE Grant. Up to $100,000 for STEM businesses and $50,000 for other businesses. Learn more: http://ow.ly/AXwu50uxtQA #DelBiz #SmallBiz

Have a business in southern DE? Sussex County Office of Economic Development has added access to a free database with lo...
06/05/2019

Have a business in southern DE? Sussex County Office of Economic Development has added access to a free database with lots of info useful to small businesses. Learn more: http://ow.ly/ub9K50uxhfE #DelBiz #SmallBiz

Support Wilmington small biz during #MadeonMarket (6/22-30). Lots of Market St. shops and restaurants offering specials....
06/04/2019

Support Wilmington small biz during #MadeonMarket (6/22-30). Lots of Market St. shops and restaurants offering specials.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/DdHH50uwBTU
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Does your small biz export? Learn about the latest rules and regulations at this upcoming workshop presented by the Inte...
06/03/2019

Does your small biz export? Learn about the latest rules and regulations at this upcoming workshop presented by the International Trade Administration.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/ZDrk50uu3V9
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Own a restaurant? @DelawareDOL and @delawarerestaurantassociation just launched an apprenticeship program to train resta...
06/01/2019

Own a restaurant? @DelawareDOL and @delawarerestaurantassociation just launched an apprenticeship program to train restaurant cooks.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/gvdH50utSx9
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

05/30/2019
New Castle County Government

Watch Director Damian DeStefano, along with officials from New Castle County Government and Delaware Small Business Development Center, talk live and answer questions about EDGE Grants.

County and state officials promote Delaware's innovative EDGE grants for local small businesses.

Is your small business spending too much money? Here are three tips from The Motley Fool on how to cut back.Learn more: ...
05/29/2019
3 ways to keep your small business from wasting money - Division of Small Business - State of Delaware

Is your small business spending too much money? Here are three tips from The Motley Fool on how to cut back.
Learn more: https://tinyurl.com/y6tychdr
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Watching the bottom line is key for small business owners. An article from financial website, The Motley Fool, offers three tips for things your small business might be able to reduce, or eliminate, in order to save a few dollars. Take a look at the number of people you employ full-time. Are all of....

DE small business owners will have access to more business loans under partnership by West End Neighborhood House, Seedc...
05/28/2019

DE small business owners will have access to more business loans under partnership by West End Neighborhood House, Seedcopa - South Eastern Economic Development Company of Pennsylvania and FINANTA.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/XUGc50uqXm2
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

What industry are you in? A new report from Fundera shows small businesses in these industries were most likely to get l...
05/25/2019

What industry are you in? A new report from Fundera shows small businesses in these industries were most likely to get loans in Q1 2019.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/bjFM50uoPFq

Own an outstanding business? Apply for Delaware State Chamber Superstars in Business Awards.To learn more and apply: htt...
05/23/2019

Own an outstanding business? Apply for Delaware State Chamber Superstars in Business Awards.
To learn more and apply: http://ow.ly/qk4S50unJoo
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Learn how to use digital marketing to promote your small business. Sign up for Technology Forum of DE program on June 19...
05/22/2019

Learn how to use digital marketing to promote your small business. Sign up for Technology Forum of DE program on June 19.
To register and learn more: http://ow.ly/QmkD50umQdx
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

SAS Nanontechnologies in Newark named one of the winners of AkzoNobel Paint the Future global startup challenge.Read mor...
05/21/2019

SAS Nanontechnologies in Newark named one of the winners of AkzoNobel Paint the Future global startup challenge.
Read more: http://ow.ly/eW6p50ukaZz
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Have questions about an EDGE grant? We have answers! Application deadline is June 14.Learn more: http://ow.ly/ALGR50ujKo...
05/20/2019

Have questions about an EDGE grant? We have answers! Application deadline is June 14.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/ALGR50ujKoF
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

A report from @kauffmanfdn shows the difficulty startup businesses have in accessing outside capital. The new EDGE Grant...
05/18/2019

A report from @kauffmanfdn shows the difficulty startup businesses have in accessing outside capital. The new EDGE Grant from @DelawareSmallBusiness can help.
Find out more: http://ow.ly/QlMM50ugmrc
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Sign up for the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center luncheon w/ Gov. Carney on May 22.Read ...
05/16/2019

Sign up for the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center luncheon w/ Gov. Carney on May 22.
Read more: http://ow.ly/VY5h50ufgCo
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Five local entrepreneurs were awarded $1,000 each in Barclays Bank US small business pitch competition. Delaware Divisio...
05/15/2019

Five local entrepreneurs were awarded $1,000 each in Barclays Bank US small business pitch competition. Delaware Division of Small Business Director Damian DeStefano was one of the judges.
Read more: http://ow.ly/5OGI50ud8X0
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Own a store? ValuePenguin shares how to prepare for #MemorialDay weekend shoppers.Learn more at http://ow.ly/Vgip50ubNlu...
05/14/2019

Own a store? ValuePenguin shares how to prepare for #MemorialDay weekend shoppers.
Learn more at http://ow.ly/Vgip50ubNlu
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Thanks to everyone who has followed the Delaware Division of Small Business recently. This page is a great place to stay...
05/13/2019

Thanks to everyone who has followed the Delaware Division of Small Business recently. This page is a great place to stay up-to-date on Delaware small business news, networking events around the state and tips you can use to grow your business.
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

Science entrepreneurs, learn the essentials needed to launch a business in this free workshop offered by @DelawareInnova...
05/11/2019

Science entrepreneurs, learn the essentials needed to launch a business in this free workshop offered by @DelawareInnovationSpace.
For registration and information: http://ow.ly/dqyi50u6qhu
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

#SmallBusinessWeek fact: Did you know small businesses employ 55% of Delaware's workforce?#DelBiz #SmallBiz
05/09/2019

#SmallBusinessWeek fact: Did you know small businesses employ 55% of Delaware's workforce?
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

For #SmallBusinessWeek, the Delaware Division of Small Business is hosting a workshop on improving your business’s inf...
05/08/2019

For #SmallBusinessWeek, the Delaware Division of Small Business is hosting a workshop on improving your business’s info on Google, which is different from search results and can get dozens to hundreds of times more views than a business’s website. Thanks, Miles! #DelBiz #SmallBiz

Small Business Week fact: Did you know Delaware has 25,000 small businesses?#DelBiz  #SmallBiz
05/08/2019

Small Business Week fact: Did you know Delaware has 25,000 small businesses?
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

The Delaware Division of Small Business was proud to join to kick off #NationalSmallBusinessWeek with Governor John Carn...
05/06/2019

The Delaware Division of Small Business was proud to join to kick off #NationalSmallBusinessWeek with Governor John Carney in Newark and Harrington today by announcing the new EDGE Grant program. Your small business could be eligible for up to $50,000/$100,000 in funds. Full details are available at www.delbiz.com. Start your application today!

And many thanks to O'Connor Belting International and AgroLab Inc for hosting.

#DelBiz #SmallBiz

New EDGE Grants from the Delaware Division of Small Business are here to help Delaware's small businesses get an edge on...
05/06/2019

New EDGE Grants from the Delaware Division of Small Business are here to help Delaware's small businesses get an edge on the competition. Info and applications available at delbiz.com.
#DelBiz #SmallBiz #NationalSmallBusinessWeek

Happy Small Business week (May  5-11) to Delaware's amazing small businesses. We applaud your success!#DelBiz  #SmallBiz
05/05/2019

Happy Small Business week (May 5-11) to Delaware's amazing small businesses. We applaud your success!
#DelBiz #SmallBiz

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99 Kings Hwy NE
Dover, DE
19901

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