Toolkits

Toolkits to relieve, reopen, and re-imagine your business

Relieve toolkit

How do I keep my business afloat during the crisis?

We understand the struggle of keeping your business viable during the COVID-19 Crisis. Here are a few links to keep your employees and customers safe, prepare you for the unexpected, and connect you with others in the small business community.

Reopen toolkit

How can I safely and profitably reopen my business?

Are you planning to open but don't feel fully prepared? We are offering resources covering safety and health best practices, financial planning, and management to prepare your business for a post-COVID-19 world.

Reimagine toolkit

How can I set up my business for long-term success in Detroit?

Are you prepared to open but still wondering how to successfully do business in Detroit? Here you'll discover how to open a business in the City of Detroit, obtain City contracts, and profitably manage your business.

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“I am so pleased to say that the Detroit Means Business website was absolutely amazing. I was able to get both my businesses prepared for their opening dates. I love my city, our mayor and my liaison.”

Marlene Brooks
Marlene Brooks
Dymond Designs Beauty School

“The website is very informative and easy to use for the customer, from the Liaison to the Mayor have been just great.”

Mare Martini
Mare Martini
Nathan’s Deli

“The website was very helpful and gave me additional insight on training for my employees. I also loved that it had additional information regarding Grants on it, that was awesome as well.”

Guy Pelino
Guy Pelino
Amore Da Roma Restaurant