The official website of the State of Mississippi, ms.gov has state facts and information regarding state agencies, industries, tax information and much more. Click Here for more information.
The Mississippi Economic Development Council serves as the voice for Mississippi’s economic/community development and chamber of commerce professionals and their constituencies. Through collaboration with other local, state and national entities, MEDC establishes and advocates Mississippi’s economic and community development agenda. Click Here for more information.
The goal of the Mississippi Department of Employment Security is to help Mississippians get jobs. Through their network of WIN Job Centers, MDES matches qualified, prospective employees with employers. In addition, MDES administers the unemployment benefits program that provides payments to Mississippians who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own. This temporary compensation enables unemployed individuals to concentrate on securing new jobs. Click Here for more information.
Workforce Mississippi maximizes economic opportunity for all in Mississippi. By connecting business with a skilled workforce, Workforce Mississippi helps build a vibrant economy which encourages business growth and jobs. For businesses, they provide valuable information, access to pro-business workforce programs along with access to a qualified workforce. Click Here for more information.
The mission of the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce is to regulate and promote agricultural-related businesses within the state and to promote Mississippi’s products throughout both the state and the rest of the world for the benefit of all Mississippi citizens. Click Here for more information.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.
The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U. S. Virgin Islands and Guam. Click Here for more information.
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) strives to create an ethical marketplace where buyers and sellers can trust each other. The BBB’s mission is to be the leader in advancing marketplace trust. BBB accomplishes this mission by creating a community of trustworthy businesses, setting standards for marketplace trust, encouraging and supporting best practices, celebrating marketplace role models and denouncing substandard marketplace behavior. Click Here for more information.