Porterville College


Start a Business


Looking to start your small business, but don't know where to start? Contact the JEC Center for:

  • Advice from a Small Business Development Consultant in the area
  • Information on small business funding sources
  • Information on scheduled workshops presented by local business professionals
  • Color printing in the JEC Center is FREE! Come in to design your business cards or to print flyers for your next event


Online Resources:

Business Owners' Idea Café http://www.businessownersideacafe.com
City of Porterville Entrepreneurial Resources http://www.chooseporterville.com
U.S. Small Business Administration http://www.sba.gov
NFIB Voice of Small Business http://www.nfib.com
Entrepreneur.com http://www.entrepreneur.com
SCORE http://www.score.org
Inc. http://www.inc.com
Library of Congress - Small Business Information http://www.loc.gov/rr/business/guide
AllBusiness.com http://www.allbusiness.com