Getting Established

Jobseeker

As a JOBSEEKER I want PRACTICAL OPTIONS so I can BECOME EMPLOYED QUICKLY.

  • Sign up for New Haven Works — 203-562-9000 Click here
  • Study up at CTHires — Click here
  • Yale Jobs — Click here
    The New Haven Hiring Initiatives program is a joint initiative sponsored by Yale University
    Human Resources and Administration, and the Office of New Haven and State Affairs
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director  203-436-8341
    Cassandra Irizarry, Hiring Initiatives Specialist 203-436-8283
  • City of New Haven Jobs — Click here
  • General Jobs — Click here
    database searchable by keyword and location - sign up for alerts
  • Hospitality & Healthcare Jobs — Hospitality jobs click here
  • Bioscience Jobs Jobs — Click here
  • IT/Tech Jobs — Click here
    training in how to code
  • Manufacturing Jobs — Click here
    free training
    military veterans encouraged to apply
  • Food Jobs at Sanctuary Kitchen — Click here
    helps immigrants and refugees to start food businesses
  • Apply for Temporary Employment — Click here
    top ten employment agencies in New Haven
  • Rent-A-Waiter — Click here
    temp service for caterers and bartenders
  • Access Transportation — Click here
    participants with an interview or job placement may qualify for subsidized transportation benefits through New Haven Works
  • Access Child Care — Click here


New or Aspiring Business Owner

As a NEW OR ASPIRING BUSINESS OWNER, I want to UNDERSTAND THE BASICS so I can ESTABLISH MYSELF PROPERLY.

  • Pre-Business Workshop — Click here
  • City of New Haven - Small Business Resource Center — Click here
  • Startup Tool for New Connecticut Businesses — Click here
  • Connnecticut Economic Resource Center — Click here
    New Business Checklist
    What Licenses Do I Need?
    And Tips for Signing a Commercial Lease
  • Budget Template — Click here
    other free tools from Growthcast CFO for hire
  • Yale Law Clinic — 203-432-4800
    provides free legal services to potential New Haven business owners
  • Apply for Entrepreneurs Learners Permit from CTNext — Click here

Entrepreneur

As an ENTREPRENEUR, I want to CONNECT WITH OTHERS so I can GROW MY IDEAS.

  • Browse Area Events — Click here
  • Share a project or prototype you're working on and get feedback
    • Show & Tell FridayClick here
    • NewHaven.ioClick here
      developer group
    • New Haven Data Science MeetupClick here
      over 450 data scientists seeking to establish New Haven as a center of data science innovation and community
  • Attend a Startup Weekend Click here
  • Find or List Additional Resources through CTNext Click here
  • Check out our ECIC partner organizations
    • MakeHaven moved its makerspace and expanded facilities at 770 State Street — Click here
    • The Grove improved communication systems and hired Nicole Jewell as Community Curator — Click here
    • The State House launched its web presence, signed a lease and began construction — Click here
    • Collaboratory completed its first Entrepreneurship Stories event series and workshop series — Click here
    • Ives Squared launched construction and completed Community Needs Assessment Workshops — Click here
    • Science Park Development Corp. is expanding its facilities to house Arvinas and other tenants and started a “Bagels, Biotech & Business” networking series in its Incubator — Click here

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