Growing Your Business
Second stage businesses are established entities that have survived the startup phase, and have the intent and capacity to grow. Grow your company with the help of business resources around planning, marketing, HR and more.
Guide your business' growth with a strategic business plan. It helps you define your direction and establish milestones for your business. If you need funding for growth, your lender will want to see your business plan.
Driving Profits through Marketing and Sales
Marketing is all about customers: knowing their needs and wants and creating the environment in which it is easy for them to buy. The Missouri SBTDC offers a great Guide to Developing a Marketing Plan. Also check out:
Your people are your company's most valuable asset. Be thoughtful in how you hire and manage your employees to support your growth.
Maintaining Permits and Registrations
Get legal and stay legal with the help of two state-run websites.
Before you start fundraising, estimate how much money you'll need to grow your business and where you can find it.
Fuel Your Growth
Explore the various options for fueling your business' growth.
Innovation-Led and High-Growth Businesses
Find business resources tailored to high-growth, high-impact startups and established companies in Innovation-Led