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Franchise

A franchise provides people the opportunity to own a business with the support and brand recognition of larger company. Franchises are independent businesses formed by

Financing, finance, taxes and accounting

Tax and Accounting

Tax and accounting resources for small business owners to help meet fiscal obligations to federal, state, and local taxing authorities.

Business plan development

Business Plan

Resources for writing a business plan & an alphabatized list of 800+ free sample business plans. Covers retail, service, technology, manufacturing & more!

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Human Resources for Small Business

Our human resources for small business info center covers a range of guidance & topic-specific resources for managing your most important asset – people!

Financing, finance, taxes and accounting

Finance

Don’t struggle with small business financing! The state of your finances can be the difference between closing the doors or opening a new location. Learn all about small business finance with our help topic guide.

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Government Contracting

Government contracting is big business. We’ve compiled the best small business resources for federal, state, and local government contracting.

Home Business

Use these official links and resources to learn how to start a home business — one possible way to start on your path to independence

Inventing & Innovation

Compiled by Kelly Walser, SBDCNet Researcher Click here to suggest a resource link to be added to this page Inventing Inventor Forms – Government forms

Small Business Marketing Tips

Marketing Plans mplans.com Sample marketing plans online. Building Your Marketing Plan See the in depth series on “How Marketing Plans Work” INC.com Provides insights from

Starting a Business

Compiled by Veronica Rodriguez, SBDCNet Researcher Click here to suggest a resource link to be added to this page Entrepreneur Readiness Gaebler.com – a great starting

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