Business Resource Center

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

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Spring Business Solutions eNewsletter

Discover ways to save this spring. Learn about SRP's lighting rebates and estimate your potential savings using our new and improved lighting calculator. And don't miss the latest success story — Ken Colburn of Data Doctors offers advice to fellow entrepreneurs.

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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.

SRP Powering Your Business Breakfast
Event complete: SRP Powering Your Business Breakfast

Join SRP executives, energy experts and Valley business leaders for networking and updates on hot-button issues affecting the utility industry that could impact the way you do business, including: The Modern Grid, Utilizing Forest Biomass, Passing Cost Savings Back to You and Greening Up Your Business. Space is limited. RSVP required.

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Changing Hands Bookstore | 40 years of entrepreneurship

Changing Hands has been Arizona's independent bookstore for independent minds since 1974. Its CFO, Bob Sommer, shares his success story on adapting to changes, overcoming the economic downturn and investing in employees.

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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.

Winter 2016 Business Solutions eNewsletter
Winter 2016 Business Solutions eNewsletter

Tips for running a successful business, Champions of Energy Efficiency, electrical safety tips for the holidays and more. Discover new ways to save energy and grow your business.

Recap: SRP Business Appreciation Luncheon, celebrating the 5-year anniversary of our Business Resource Center

Thank you to all our business customers, suppliers and partners who signed up to attend SRP's Business Appreciation Luncheon! See video tips for growing your business, presentations from the event (coming soon) and more.

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!

[Video]: SRP 2017 Economic Forecast breakfast event recap

Don't miss the video recap of SRP's 2017 Economic Forecast Breakfast, presented by the Phoenix Business Journal. Nearly 600 business professionals attended to discover key insights about the economic vitality of the Valley, disruption trends from experts in the industry and more.

Success story: Lorelei Boutique owner, Julie Tenney, offers business advice to local retailers

"I credit the success of my business to providing personal service and offering special pieces my customers won't find everywhere. I strive to get to know them and their style preferences and help them look and feel good, as well as have great conversations about their life stories, families, etc. Oftentimes it's more than the product you offer. It's the experience you deliver to the customer that sets you apart." – Julie Tenney, Owner of Lorelei Boutique

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