Resources to bookmark and use regularly


IRS Small Business Video Portallink


Kansas Business Center
The official state resource for information, filings, and personal assistance to start or maintain your Kansas business.


Kansas City SCORE
A resource partner of SBA, SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. Find an experienced mentor to help you today.


A must-use resource for hiring. KansasWorks will help you post job openings and recruit for specific positions (including skills testing) free of charge. Check out how to access their employer resources here, or call Lisa Haack at 913-727-6111 to get connected.


Leavenworth County Development Corporation (LCDC)
website | Facebook | Twitter
Your county resource for entrepreneurial and small business resources. Contact us for assistance with property searches, local connects, and access to Retail Lease Trac, a tool to find franchisee opportunities.


Local Libraries
Northeast Kansas Library Systemwebsite | catalog
Local Librarie
s – Basehor | Lansing | Leavenworth | Tonganoxie
De Paul Library at University of St. Mary


NetWork Kansas
website | Facebook | Twitter
A central portal that connects entrepreneurs and small business owners with the right resources—Expertise, Education and Economic Resources—when they are needed most.


Office of Minority & Women Business Development

Information and resources for business seeking certification as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, Minority Business Enterprise, or Women Business Enterprise.


Small Business Association
website | Facebook | Twitter
Variety of programs and support services to help you navigate the issues you face with your initial applications, and resources to help after you open for business.
Kansas Small Business Resource Guide – link


University of Kansas Small Business Development Center (KUSBDC)
website | Facebook | Twitter
Low cost training training seminars, FREE one-on-one counseling services, and a website packed with information and portals to help you with all aspects of business development.