Here you can find a collection of resources for the aspiring entrepreneur and successful business owner alike.
Angel List: a great resource for individuals interested in startups. Check out their data on Santa Cruz startups. Or visit their website to learn more about opportunities for raising money, finding startup jobs, and/or investing in a startup.
Santa Cruz Small Business and Development Center: an excellent place to start your business planning. They have a great webpage that provides a series of resources for anyone thinking about starting a small business in the Santa Cruz or Monterey Counties.
US Small Business Administration: an independent federal agency aimed at assisting small businesses across the country. Their website has links to entrepreneurial blogs and provides information for businesses interested in federal loans and government contracts. They also provide information on issues of growing importance like cybersecurity, small business healthcare and much more!