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    City of St Marys, OH
    This site links you to the official site of the City of St Marys, OH.

    St Marys Develops 
    This site is designed to be an informational tool for those interested in expanding or relocating in St. Marys, Ohio. As a site selection professional or business owner, we invite you to explore our site and all the possibilities our City has to offer.

    Auglaize County Economic Development Coalition
    Serving the needs of new and well-established businesses, the Auglaize County Economic Development Coalition ensures business prosperity and growth. The coalition represents businesses of all sizes and types by providing easy access to excellent sites for relocation and development, tax incentive programs, an educated workforce and more.

    Wright State University-Lake Campus – Business Enterprise Center
    WSU’s Lake Campus houses the Business Enterprise Center, a useful tool for both new and existing small businesses in the area. Businesses take advantage of free counseling and management training services. The center also hosts a number of outstanding seminars throughout the year, which cover an assortment of useful topics, including sales and marketing techniques, management, pre-business planning and many others.

    Small Business Development Center – Rhodes State College
    The Small Business Development Centers of Ohio (SBDC) provide free, professional, in-depth, and confidential business consulting and training to new and existing entrepreneurs. The local SBDC, known as Solutions,etc., is located at Rhodes State College in Lima.  Their business development specialists help clients develop the skills needed to meet the challenges of today’s fast-paced, ever-changing business environment.

    Ohio Business Gateway – Starting a Business
    The Ohio Business Gateway is about making government accessible to you and your business by helping you find the information and services you need to keep your business thriving in Ohio. 
    Our goal is to help you complete your transaction or find the information you need as efficiently as possible, so you can focus on what matters most: running and growing your business.

    99Designs Resource Center
    99designs is the world’s largest online graphic design marketplace. We connect more than one million talented freelance designers with creative people, genius entrepreneurs, savvy businesses… anyone who needs great work. This Resource Center is a great place to learn more about logos & identities; web & app design; business & advertising; clothing & merchandise; art & illustration; packaging & labels; book & magazine; and so much more. Check it out!

    The Guide to Writing a Business Plan
    It’s a simple fact that even though you might be excited about the prospect of running your own business, your passion is not what’s going to keep it going. Businesses fail every day for many reasons. One of the most common things that can sink a business is a lack of planning. If you were to look at a list of successful businesses, you would probably find that most, if not all of them have a business plan in place. Check out this site to help you write your business plan.