December 1, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
  Block Island, Rhode Island Resources for Entrepreneurs is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Block Island, Rhode Island Entrepreneurial Resources

Attention Block Island, Rhode Island entrepreneurs! We've created a list of entrepreneurial resources in your area. If we are missing a good Block Island small business resource, please let us know.

Rhode Island Entrepreneurial Resources

This is Step One. If you haven't already done so, browse our list of Rhode Island entrepreneurial resources. These state-level resources can be very useful to Block Island entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Rhode Island for that matter.

We've got information on venture capital groups in Rhode Island, Rhode Island angel investors, instructions on how to incorporate in Rhode Island and much more.

Use the link below to access our Rhode Island entrepreneurial resources:

Starting a Business in Block Island, Rhode Island

If you are a newbie entrepreneur, just getting into business for the first time, we've isolated some key steps for starting a business in Block Island, RI.

Business Demographics for Block Island, Rhode Island

Block Island has more than 100 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Full-Service Restaurants18
Bed-and-Breakfast Inns12
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)12
Gift, Novelty, and Souvenir Stores9
Landscaping Services9
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels6
Limited-Service Restaurants6
Residential Remodelers6
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers5
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors5
Women's Clothing Stores4
Family Clothing Stores3
Electrical Contractors3
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors3
Site Preparation Contractors3
Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars3
Sporting Goods Stores3
Art Dealers2
All Other Support Services2
Book Stores2
Hardware Stores2
Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores2
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Bottled Gas) Dealers2
Recreational Goods Rental2


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