Resources

Small business owners should find the following links valuable:


SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
Homepage for the National SCORE Association. Be sure to check out "Business Resources" and in particular, "The Business Resource Index".

SCORE's Targeted Resource Index 
A to Z Definition and links for your small business

United States Small Business Administration
Business start-ups, financing, expansion, local SBA resources & FREE shareware

Small Business and Self-Employed One-Stop Resource 
IRS guidance on Small Business tax issues

United States Small Business Administration

SBA Start Up Kit
From a Self Evaluation to the "Financial Six C's"

Small Business Advisor
Lots of Marketing, Financial and Advertising tips

Tulenko - Small Business Experts
Paul Tulenko's guide to a successful business

Bplans.com
Business, Marketing, Website and Advertising plans

Mplans.com
A Cousin to Bplans.com; All about Marketing and Advertising

Business Utility Zone Gateway for New Hampshire
Information of building a business in New Hampshire

Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce - Business Page 
All about Keene and Cheshire County

PC World Online
A site that list links to many sites essential for Small Business. Technology advice you can trust.

New Hampshire Small Business Centers

Keene Office


The  SBDC's provide comprehensive business assistance and information services to the small business community.

New Hampshire International Trade Resource Center
A source for import and export of NH products.

New Hampshire State Data Center
Census and economic data for New Hampshire

New Hampshire State Gov. Online
Doing business, laws, taxes; everything you need to know about New Hampshire

Start a Business in New Hampshire
Initial steps to get you going

Registering a Business In New Hampshire
N. H. Corporate Division -  the laws and forms needed to register

Thomas Register
A listing of manufacturers nationwide.

U.S. Census Bureau
Includes a wealth of business related statistics and includes a discussion on how the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is replacing the existing Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system.

U.S. Department of Commerce
Obtain International trade assistance

U.S. Copyright Office
Copyright basics to law and policy

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
About USPTO and lots of "How-to" information

Volition.com 
Help with Internet Marketing and hundreds of marketing related links.

Women's Business Center 
A free interactive training site. Offers business principles and practices, management techniques, networking, industry news and market research with an emphasis on helping to level the playing field for women.