Business Resource Center

Free business tools, tips, expert advice, events and other resources to help your business thrive.

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Resources and certifications for women- and minority-owned businesses

Take advantage of these resources and certifications to help you grow your business. The organizations listed are dedicated to serving women- and minority-owned businesses of all sizes.

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SRP supplier diversity mission

SRP is committed to supplier diversity and continues to promote the inclusion of diverse suppliers in all of our bidding practices. When our business partners reflect the diverse community we're proud to serve, everyone benefits.

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Government resources and legislation for small businesses

Stay up-to-date with local resources that can help you grow your business and network. These featured organizations regulate or advocate for businesses in Arizona.

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ASU Mentor Network

Need help growing your business? Consider applying for the ASU Mentor Network for expert advice and continued support.

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[Video] Local First AZ, helping Arizona's economy thrive

Kimber Lanning, Local First, explains the importance of local business on Arizona's economy and success. Watch and share her tips.

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[Video] Fairytale Brownies, recipe for success

Eileen Spitalny, Fairytale Brownies, shares her tips on expanding her business, advocating local business and utilizing SRP's Business Resource Center. See and share her story.

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[Video] Data Doctors, helping small businesses

Ken Colburn, Data Doctors, discusses his experience helping small businesses, hosting workshops on social media and data security, and fostering a sense of community in the local economy.

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[Video] Great Impact on growing your business

Teresa Ornelas talks about her experience growing Great Impact, a promotional products company. See and share her tips on staffing, customer service, product quality and working with the SRP Business Resource Center.

SRP Business Resource Center celebrates 5-year anniversary

To celebrate the 5-year anniversary of the BRC, we've selected relevant business tools and resources from some of our partners and trusted local experts — a few of which are highlighted here — to help your company succeed. Get started and help spread the word!

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Storytelling for marketing success

Behind every great brand stands a great story. Use Park Howell of Park&Co's proven story structure to help you connect with your audiences and advance your business brand.

Why make a business plan?

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, a business plan is an essential road map for business success. Learn the elements of a successful business plan.

The "Five Cs" of accessing capital

Capital is key to any business' survival. Let these "Five Cs" be your cheat sheet when financing a commercial loan.

Business development resources

View our comprehensive list of business development resources, including economic development, counseling, mentoring, education, grants, co-working spaces, loans and much more.

Networking in the business community

The Greater Phoenix area is full of networking event and opportunities for entrepreneurs. Follow these tips and local resource to get you started.


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