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Small Business Quick Start Guide

The Business Guide can help you:

  • Write a business plan
  • Research your competitors
  • Learn about patents and inventing
  • Find consumer spending data
  • Successfully market your business
  • Get information about personal investment
  • And more!

Starting a Small Business: Resources that will help you plan, finance, organize, and manage your small business.
Entrepreneurs/Inventors: Provides information about intellectual property, innovation process and venture capital.
Market Research: Learn how to target markets, discover industry and market trends, and find out about your competition.
Personal Finance & Investing: Get detailed stock and bond reports, information on asset allocation, and trading costs.


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