What to Expect and Not to Expect From a Business Mentor
Read what Ken Yancey, CEO of SCORE has to say
Are You Ready to Start a Business?”
We won’t kid you. It’s not easy. Not everyone is ready for it, but the rewards are huge. We suggest that you start with these articles to see if you have the right personality and a workable idea.
Before you get going, consider some of the points in this document.
Top 10 Reasons Small Businesses Fail
How do I start a business? Here’s a guide to step you through the process.
How To Really Start Your Own Business
City of Los Angeles Business Portal – Startup Guide
Welcome to the Startup Guide
From Square Inc
A Simple Guide to Starting a Business
Here are some free legal documents and articles you may need.
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Documents and Articles
What are the rules in California? How do I register my business? Here’s some excellent information from the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.
Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development
How do I start an e-Business? How can technology help me with me business? Where can I get more information?
e-Business Now – SCORE’s e-Business Resource Center
Internet Retailer – Portal to e-commerce intelligence
SBA Office of Advocacy is the independent voice for small business in the Federal Government and the source of small business statistics.
- SBA Office of Advocacy
- Starting and Managing your Business
- Small Business Learning Center
- SBA Local Assistance
Advocacy is an independent voice for small business within the federal government and is the watchdog for the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA). Advocacy advances the views and concerns of small business before Congress, the White House, the federal agencies, the federal courts and state policy makers.