Signs of Growth
Most businesses experiencing growth either look to hire employees or move to a larger brick-and-mortar location. Sometimes, newer or larger equipment is needed.
If you’re hiring employees, things can get complicated and expensive. There are many regulations for employers, along with new taxes and reporting requirements. Protection for workers is also required. There are several government agencies who will regulate your business.
Get information about hiring employees in Step 6 of the the Business Xpress Startup Toolkit
Secretary of State's Employer's Guide has an easy to follow check list and tips and tricks.
If you need money to grow into a new location or purchase new equipment, several resources exist beyond traditional bank loans.
Information on expanding or relocating on the
Business Xpress page.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get certified as a minority-owned, women-owned, service-disabled veteran-owned, or emerging small business with the State of Oregon?
Where can I get information about setting up for taxes, licensing and insurance?
Where can I get information about adding employees and growing my business?