Business Plan Template for a Startup Business

To increase your odds of a successful business startup, download this step-by-step business plan template you can use to plan for your new business. Read more


Startup Expenses

Nearly everyone who has ever started a business has underestimated the costs, and then faced the danger of running with inadequate capital reserves. The key to avoiding this... Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Module 1 - Startup Basics

If you’re thinking about starting your own business, this module will teach you the basics. You will learn whether business ownership is right for you. Read more

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How to Start a Business in Ten Days

By David Fish  With an executive staffing venture about to open, a business loan from the in-laws gnawing at her conscience and a new baby to care for, Michelle Fish was already... Read more

7 Tips for Naming Your Business

By Yanik Silver, excerpted from a book entitled “Maverick Startup: 11 X-Factors to Bootstrap from Zero to Six Figures and Beyond from Entrepreneur Press Entrepreneurs fret over... Read more

How to Overcome Start-Up Fears

By Ron Koss, Ron Koss is coauthor of The Earth's Best Story: A Bittersweet Tale of Twin Brothers Who Sparked an Organic Revolution Here’s a question to consider if you’re... Read more

6 Steps to Small Business Success

By Paul Kopelcheck is the Past Board Chair of Score 1. Start Smart. Identify a niche. Don’t compete to be the lowest cost provider. Look for what makes your product or service... Read more