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SBA launches ‘Startup in a Day’ initiative.

By Maria Contreras-Sweet, SBA Administrator

Maria Contreras-SweetWhen I started my businesses, it was overwhelming. I had to set up a legal structure, find office space, learn local zoning laws, apply for multiple licenses and permits, and navigate a maze of city, county, state and federal requirements before I could even open my doors.

The process shouldn’t be so difficult and time-consuming.

That’s why I’m proud to join the White House in announcing the launch of our Startup in a Day initiative, in alliance with the National League of Cities.  Continue reading