Small Business Services

Small Business Services (SBS) has a dual focus. First, to provide information on business licensing and statewide resources for every stage of business development, and second, to serve as an advocate by developing policies and programs addressing the needs of small businesses. Small Business Services works closely with small business owners, entrepreneurs, government officials, community leaders and business organizations. There is a focus on support and opportunities for Arizona’s small, minority-, women-owned and disadvantaged business enterprises.

Small Business Boot Camp

The Small Business Boot Camp is a statewide initiative to help Arizona’s small businesses grow into thriving businesses. Local business leaders and subject matter experts provide real-time support and available resources through virtual webinars and hands-on workshops.



Small Business Checklist

The Small Business Checklist is a free interactive checklist designed to guide in-state and out-of-state startups and small businesses needing licensing information. The checklist also includes contact information for statewide resources and assistance to accelerate business growth.


Checklist Program


Small Business Digital Academy

The Small Business Digital Academy is a 6-week course that teaches entrepreneurs and small business owners how to utilize websites, social media, e-commerce, SEO, CRM, and analytics tools to promote their business digitally.


Small Business Digital Academy