As part of the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce’s mission to build a positive business environment, we have created this site to provide tools and resources to help you start and operate a business in Decatur County, Indiana. Included on this page are downloadable forms and worksheets as well as links to other useful organizations and internet tools. Rules & Regulations often change so we encourage you to contact the chamber staff at (812) 663-2832 for further assistance.
Business Plan Outline
This is a sample outline for a Business Plan.
Estimated Start-Up Costs Worksheet
This is a worksheet to help calculate start-up costs for your business.
Information on regulatory compliance when starting your own business.
This is a checklist when starting-up your own business.
Indiana Business Research Center, IU School of Business
Stats Indiana is a comprehensive database of statistical demographics for the state of Indiana and is a useful resource for studying potential markets for your business.
Indiana Economic Development Corporation
The State's comprehensive site for economic development assistance.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives is a great resource for finding a mentor. The closest chapter is in Columbus, Indiana.
Small Business Administration
The Federal Administration serving small businesses in the U.S.
Small Business Development Center
The small business development corporation offers useful tools & information for businesses operating in Indiana. Decatur County is serviced out of the SBDC office located in New Albany, Indiana. Through a partnership agreement, the SBDC uses the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce for business planning meetings. You may reach them by contacting the chamber at 812-663-2832.