Explore other resources from our partner organizations available to business leaders in North Carolina.
Business Planning and Assistance
Business Link NC
Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina
Small Business and Technology Development Center
The SBTDC provides management counseling and educational services to small and mid-sized businesses.
Training and Recruitment
NC Community Colleges
NC Association of Workforce Development Boards
Local Boards work together to plan, coordinate, oversee and deliver workforce solutions in their specific regions, helping businesses and residents alike access programs and services related to economic development.
Grants and Incentives
NC Department of Commerce
The state offers a wide variety of grant programs, tax credits and other incentives to help financially support business in the state, along with assistance to help you through the application process.
Golden LEAF Foundation
Looking to expand your business in a rural area of the state? Golden LEAF may be able to support your effort to develop skilled talent in the area through grant funding.
Intervention Programs and Services
Rapid Response (via NC Commerce)
Division of Employment Security
Access everything you need to get an Employer Tax Account Number, manage your company’s taxes and wage reports and more through the state’s administrator of unemployment insurance.