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Getting Settled in a New Community

How to make a name for yourself all over again when you move to a new city

This story appears in the September 2002 issue of HomeOfficeMag.com.

Q: Any suggestions on how I can get my business going in a new city? I'm also wondering if my business name, Michele's Designing, is the problem. Can you help?

A: Many states and communities go out of their way to welcome new businesses and residents, both on their Web sites and through personal contact. To shorten the time it takes you to feel at ease in your new business community, look for these local resources and take advantage of all the information they have to offer.

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