Informative resources and online publications on business law, entity formation, and business planning.
Basics of Contractual Risk Transfer
In this issue of Rx for Risk, review four different risk-shifting terms that can aid companies in minimizing risk when contracting with vendors. The specific applications of such terms will vary depending on the nature of the contract.
Blueprint Growth Institute
Blueprint to a Billion is a well-researched and thoughtfully written book that quantifies the growth pattern of America's highest growth companies.
Business and Financial Law
ExpertLaw.com was founded in 1997 to provide a free mechanism by which attorneys could locate expert witnesses in a wide variety of fields, without cost. As much as possible, we wish to remove the "middle man," allowing attorneys to retain experts without paying finders fees or referral fees. This site provides free legal information and a directory of litigation support services and private detectives, and a legal humor section.
Business Brief with Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center Tenants
Business Brief asks presidents and CEOs of companies at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center one question... “What key lesson have you learned in business that would help others?”
Business Model Generation Handbook
A handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers striving to defy outmoded business models and design tomorrow's enterprises. It's a book for the Business Model Generation.
Business Planning Central
Looking for a free business plan example for a company like yours? Get inspired with this gallery of sample business plans created with their best-selling Business Plan Pro software.
Review this business self-check to gauge the Market, Magic, Moxie, and Mentors of your business venture.
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Counseling & Training
The Small Business Training Network (SBTN) is a virtual campus providing free, quality and targeted online training to meet the information needs of prospective and existing small business owners.
EntrepreneurialConnection.com, powered by the National Association of the Self-Employed, offers free learning modules on topics vital to the success of the self-employed and micro-entrepreneurs (with less than 10 employees).
Entrepreneurship: United by the Power of Ideas
eVenturing is designed for entrepreneurial growth companies. “The site provides original articles, written by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, and aggregates ‘the best of the best’ content on the Web related to starting and running high-impact companies.”
Errors & Omissions Risk Management Guide
Both the number and cost of information and network technology errors and omissions (E&O) claims have been steadily rising. Review this guide on how to mitigate exposure to E&O losses.
Free Business Statistics and Financial Ratios
BizStats is the leading online source for small business statistics. Our objective is to provide instant access to business statistical information that is useful and meaningful. To accomplish this, the data we compile, edit and publish must be reliable, verifiable and timely. The methodology we employ is briefly described on our disclosures page. You can see that we don't place a lot of emphasis on producing a flashy site, but hopefully you will appreciate the resources we invest in publishing useful and reliable small business statistical information.
Jeffery Fox Report: Thoughts on Sales, Marketing, Business and Personal Success
Registration for Jeffrey Fox's eNewsletter, Thoughts on sales, marketing, business and personal successes.
Legal Forms and Templates
Includes a wide variety of legal forms on everything from contracts and business structure to corporate governance and nondisclosure agreements that will aid you in your day-to-day business.
Legal Info from Mojo Law
This website offers free legal forms, thousands of definitions, articles and information on many legal topics, and a law blog with legal news.
My Own Business: How to Start One, How to Grow One
My Own Business is a free Internet course for anyone starting a business. It provides 12 lessons covering topics such as business communications, e-commerce and online marketing, and small business marketing. The course textbook may be purchased for a donation of $45.00.
Online Business Registration System
This internet portal provides a free service to help entrepreneurs form their new business enterprise and assists with forms completion.
Planning Guides for Your Business
Planning Guides that assist with managing your business and provide step-by-step instructions to the situations you may face when growing your business. We've created the road map; you'll have to do the rest.
Score: For The Life Of Your Business
This website offers mentoring advice, online workshops, and "how to" articles and business templates, including business plan templates for startup and established companies and financial analysis templates.
Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
SB/SE serves taxpayers who file Form 1040, Schedules C, E, F or Form 2106, as well as small businesses with assets under $10 million.
Start With Moxie
Jim Flowers, executive director of VT KnowledgeWorks and blog writer, offers information and advice to entrepreneurs with intent of reducing the risk in your entrepreneurial adventure and increasing the chances of identifying and obtaining what you really want.
Starting a Business with the U.S Small Business Association
A written guide to starting and running your business successfully is essential. This plan will encourage loans, promote growth, and provide a map for you to follow.
The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
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Ultimate List of Business Publications
No matter what business you're in, there is a trade magazine specifically designed for your industry. From the obvious candidates like finance and real estate to more niche industries like advertising and architecture, trade publications are the perfect way to keep a finger on the pulse of the market.
U.S. Economic Development Administration
This site has a vast amount of content for entrepreneurs, policy makers, investors, mentors, and researchers/academics. At any time, you can search the entire site for any information or you may target your search to market specific information.