What is in this guide?
This is a guide to entrepeneurship and the process of starting a small business.
Starting or reseaching a new business can be overwhelming. However, whether you are starting a new business or expanding a current enterprise, a wealth of resources is available to help you take all the necessary steps for success.
Use this guide to find answers to many of your entrepreneurial needs. Information is available to guide you thoughout each step of the process, from the basics needed for planning and starting a business and finding the capital to do so, from researching your industry of interest, to growing your business through advertising and networking.
- Getting Started- become familiar with the process of starting a business.
- Researching an Industry - locate articles, company information, and statistics.
- Business Plans and Funding - find information on writing a business plan and financing your business. Includes resources with information on obtaining grants and loans.
- Marketing and Networking - find resources and advice on marketing and advertising strategies; identify organizations that provide networking opportunities and support for small business owners.