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NAVIGATION

Small Business Basics

Start Strong
Business Ownership

Pre-Plan to Succeed
Business Plans 101

Organize for Your Best Results
Business Structure • Name • Permits and Licenses • Location

Embrace Technology & Innovation
Technology Tools • Incubators • Tech Transfer • Licensing

Protect Your Assets
Property • Disaster Planning • Cybersecurity • Intellectual Property • Insuring People

Know (and Follow) the Law
Labor Laws • Records and Accounting • Taxes

Beyond Basics

Fund Your Dream
Self-Financing • Loans • Targeted Funding • Opportunities • Venture Capital • Grants

Spread the Word
Branding • Advertising • Media • PR

Expand Your Footprint
Expansion Planning • Government Contracting • Exporting

Small Businesses Advice

Do you know what you don't know?
Q: I have several employees who are quite vocal and think they are being helpful with their suggestions. However, I feel they are undermining my authority. What do you suggest?
[More from Gray Poehler]

Ron Stein on Sales and Marketing

Do you have the right stuff?
Even when marketing a business, you should be prepared to take chances, try new techniques, use new stuff, to get your message across.
[More from Ron Stein]

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