Businesses Development Resources

There are many resources in Nevada to help start and grow a business:


The Department of Business and Industry developed The Business Resource Center provides local, state and federal resources to assist your business during these uncertain times. More Information.

The Guide to Starting and Growing a Business in Nevada - a visually oriented interactive PDF document with active links to external websites:

Nevada Business Support Ecosystem chart also shows different resources available to businesses. The chart is one way to visualize Nevada’s dynamic and innovative business support ecosystem, which includes local, state and federal government resources, as well as resources from the private sector. 


This statewide resource for business assistance through the University of Nevada provides a mix of services, expertise and training for starting, operating and expanding a business. The center, with 11 locations throughout the state, also provides data about the economy, business environment and population demographics, as well as information and guidance for complying with environmental regulations. More information.

Business Resiliency Toolkit contains a small business resiliency plan, as well as links to help small business owners plan for any kind of disruption, from natural disasters to infrastructure failures to pandemics.

The Nevada Small Business Development Center offers and coordinates a wide range of workshops, seminars, and courses in cooperation with the public and private sector. Expert instruction ranges from introductory business management classes designed for start up businesses to advanced presentations aimed at assisting established companies. For more information on these comprehensive courses go to: Nevada SBDC Training Calendar