On Your Own in Business

Micro entrepreneurs are the owners of small businesses that have fewer than five employees and have startup costs of less than $35,000 and annual revenue of less than $100,000. There are over 133,000 micro entrepreneurs in Maine.

Women, Work and Community Logo The mission of Maine Centers for Women, Work, and Community (WWC) is to improve the economic lives of Maine women and their families by increasing their income, assets, and earning potential and their overall quality of life. Women, Work & Community

Maine SBDC logoThe Maine SBDC, at no cost to potential and existing business owners and managers, provides one-on-one counseling - business management assistance to Maine's small business community. Maine SBDC

Getting Started