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entrepreneur resourcesLinks to important web sites for entrepreneurs and small business owners. These web sites have been selected for their excellence in providing valuable advice and services for entrepreneurs.

You will find free online college course, a new business checklist, business plan templates and small business blogs for connecting with other entrepreneurs.

52 Best Resources for Starting a Business in Florida
Florida is a highly progressive state and is considered one of the best states for starting a business. If Florida were a country, it would rank 19th in the largest economies in the world.

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business
Want to start a business? Need to improve an existing business? Here are some great places to start.

7 Expert Ways to Better Manage Cash Flow
Cash flow is king, but how exactly do you strike the right balance?

A Tax Guide for Independent Contractors
A 1099-Misc tax form is the W-2 equivalent for independent contractors. W-2 forms are for employees; 1099-Misc forms are for independent contractors. Learn what you should know about your taxes as an independent contractor.

Accounting Terminology Glossary
The NYSSCPA has prepared this glossary as an educational tool for journalists who report on and interpret financial information.

All Business
Business advice for small businesses featuring a wide range of business day to day issues.

All Business Experts is one of the world's largest online resources for small businesses, providing essential tools and resources to start, grow, and manage your business.

America's Small Business Development Center
The mission of the network is to help new entrepreneurs realize their dream of business ownership, and assist existing businesses to remain competitive in the complex marketplace of an ever-changing global economy.

Blog Starter
A complete tutorial for beginners on how to start a blog.

Our mission is to promote and encourage the small business spirit and professional development of women.

Business Encyclopedia
From retail and enterprise to branding and entrepreneurship, you’ll find everything you need to know about building a successful business.

Business Opportunities
The Business Opportunities Weblog is a moderated list of legitimate business opportunities for entrepreneurs.

Business Owner's Toolkit
A how to guide for entrepreneurs. Serious advice for those serious about running a business.

Business Plan Templates and Financial Statement Templates
Find business planning, finance, sales, marketing, and management templates & guides then get advice from SCORE.

Business Plans
Lender ready completely prepared custom professional business plan that will help accomplish your goal for being bank ready with final proof reading by consultant with over twenty years consulting experience.

CEO Express
Website with thousands of links to business resources sorted into categories.

Chic CEO
A website aimed at women entrepreneurs and providing information useful for all start ups.

Companies Inc.
What type of organization should you start out with in your new business? Compare LLC with Subchapter S.

Crunch Base
CrunchBase is the free database of technology companies, people, and investors that anyone can edit.

Stanford University’s Entrepreneurship Corner offers 3000 free videos and podcasts, featuring entrepreneurship and innovation thought leaders. Start exploring now.
The latest news, expert advice, and growth strategies for small business owners

Entrepreneurshiip - Library of Economics and Liberty
by Russell S. Sobel
More a definition of entrepreneurship but provides insight and examples of characteristics of successful entrepreneurs.

Entrepreneurship - Harvard Business School
Excellent resources for the entrepreneur such as buying and funding a business, finding an idea, business plans, building a team, and legal issues.

Entrepreneurship Videos
Interviews and lectures from sucessful entrepreneurs about what it takes to be successful in business.

Essential Guide to Business Formation
An informative guide to reviewing the advantages and disadvantages of each formation type, as well as the best and worst places to form a corporation.

Fast Company
Forward leaning business magazine.

First Round Capital Review
Case studies on the experience of individual entrepreneurs and companies.

For Entrepreneurs
For Entrepreneurs is a blog for startups and entrepreneurs, written by David Skok, a five time serial entrepreneur turned VC (now at Matrix. Partners). It aims to address the key issues they will face in getting started, getting funded, and building a successful company. Although applicable to most startups, there is strong focus on SaaS businesses, and building a sales and marketing machine.

Forte Foundation
Forté Foundation is a non-profit consortium of leading companies and top business schools working together to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women.

Franchising Advice and Resources
Directory of franchising resources including legal considerations and loan sources.

Freelancers Union
Nearly one in three working Americans is an independent worker. Here's a website with resources for the self employed including insurance.

Harvard Business Review
A great way to keep up with new thinking from a reliable source.

How Great Entrepreneurs Think - Academic Earth - Free Online College Courses
Offers free courses from Stanford University regarding such Creating Need for a Product, Adding Value to Companies and Raising Venture Capital

How to Choose an Incubator
IN 1956, a hardware store manager named Joseph Mancuso converted an abandoned 850,000-square-foot manufacturing complex in Batavia, N.Y., into a new kind of facility he called the Batavia Industrial Center.Not only would tenants receive office space, they would gain access to other entrepreneurs and experts willing to dole out business advice. Several businesses soon came calling, including a winery, a charitable organization and a chicken processor. It was Mr. Mancuso who, after seeing newly hatched chicks running around the facility, began calling it an “incubator.”

How to Make a Website
An easy, step-by-step guide from a web developer. Helped in developing over 25,000 sites.
Visit for the latest issue of Inc. Magazine and get advice, tools, and services that help your small business grow.

Independent Contractor Guide
This informative guide gives valuable information for freelancers and those considering a freelance career. You will find a complete section on taxes and quarterly tax payments required for self employed.

Intuit's Small Business Center
A continually growing compilation of accounting, start-up, and taxation resources for entrepreneurs and self-employed freelancers that include informational articles, video guides, calculators, interactive tools, and infographics.

Ladies Who Launch
Find information on successful women entrepreneurs.

Linked In
A business oriented community featuring forums for all types of businesses. A good place to meet similar minded people and even to find employees.

National Association for the Self Employed
The NASE was founded in 1981 to provide day-to-day support, including direct access to experts, benefits, and consolidated buying power that traditionally had been available only to large corporations.

National Federation of Independent Business
Daily business advice and live Q&As with business experts.

New Business Checklist
A checklist to help you make sure that you've got everything you'll need before you launch your business.
Tips, News and Ideas for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

Purchasing Cooperatives
These cooperatives help small businesses with lower prices and greater choices.

A question and answer website that addresses just about everything but has a section devoted to startups.

U.S. Government site for the Small Business Administration. Valuable information about how to write a business plan, managing a small business, government contracting and getting a SBA loan for your business. This is probably the best resource for entrepreneurs just starting out.

Business advice, useful templates, examples of business plans and other resources for the new business person.

Small Business Development Center SBDC
The mission of the network is to help new entrepreneurs realize their dream of business ownership, and assist existing businesses to remain competitive in the complex marketplace of an ever-changing global economy.

Small Business Resource Center for Design
99designs is your source for information on design tips, infographics, case studies slide decks and more.

Steve Blank
Business model versus business plan.

The Economist
Must reading for anybody, in business or not. Straight forward reporting on the world and doing business in the world.

The Entrepreneurial Mind
This blog from Dr. Jeff Cornwall features video interviews with entrepreneurs plus downloadable resources.

The Global Small Business Blog
The Global Small Business Blog was founded for the purpose of helping entrepreneurs and small businesses expand their businesses internationally.

This is Going to be Big
Blog written by Charlie O'Donnell, a partner in Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, focusing on marketing in the start-up.

US Legal Forms
The original online legal forms provider since 1994. Over 36,000 guaranteed forms.

Young Upstarts
We focus on small business stories, entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, social causes as well as new ideas that help make our world a better place.

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