New 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
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
Business, Marketing, Website and Advertising plans
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.
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
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
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.