Grants to start a business are a key form of financing and small business start up capital - we cover grants and SBICs. More »Grants to Start a Business : Hidden Trove of Small Business Start Up Capital
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Small business tax advice from our resident expert, Felicia Dixson, on dealing with invoice-less sales and hiring an accountant. More »Small business tax advice: Invoice-less income and hiring an accountant
Hiring employees is important to your small business, and hiring the right employees can make all the difference - we talk about background checks as a key business tool. More »Hiring Employees : Screening to Ensure a Good Fit
Every startup business needs to worry about the competition, so we offer you five crucial tips for building your competitive barriers to ensure business success. More »5 Startup Tips for Beating your Business Competitors
Before starting a business, review the three criteria for starting a small business from Norm Brodsky, contributor for Inc Magazine. More »3 Criteria for Starting a Business from Norm Brodsky
Startup business accounting software may seem like overkill, but it's never too early to get your small business on the right path financially. More »Startup Business Accounting Software : A Review
Local marketing just might be the key to getting your product in front of your target market; rather than spreading your marketing strategy over a diverse group, tailor your marketing message to a local marketing one. More »Go Local : Marketing at a Local Level
Promotional internet marketing for your website is a key component of creating a website that sells - without traffic, you've got no chance to convert sales. We discuss some of the key issues in making your website one that sells. More »Website Usability - Creating A Website That Sells
Satisfied customers - everyone wants them, how do you get them? We've got the lowdown on what customers want. More »Satisfied Customers : What Do Customers Want?
Advertising a startup business can be difficult, particularly with the variety of advertising choices available to small businesses and the limited budgets a startup business faces in the early stages of starting up. More »Advertising a Startup Business : Get Started!
Viral marketing through word of mouth referrals is not only effective, it can be incredibly cheap (or free) - we cover some viral marketing advice for your startup. More »Viral Marketing : Word of Mouth Marketing Success
A definition for marketing - how much time do you have? Let's start with some pre-marketing homework to get you in the marketing groove. More »Definition for Marketing : Do Your Pre-Marketing Homework