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How and Where to Obtain Business Licenses and Permits

It can take multiple business licenses and permits at the local, state, and federal levels to make your business a legal entity. Here's how to find them.

Angelique O'Rourke |

Tips for Better Cash Flow for Your Business

Solid cash flow management is crucial to business success. If you’re having trouble managing your cash flow, these strategies will help you improve.

Anna Eschenburg |

What’s the Best Business Proposal Format?

A business proposal can often make or break your chances of securing a new client. So, how do you write a business proposal, and what’s the proper format? We're here to help.

Briana Morgaine |

13 Tips to Open a Successful Coffee Shop

Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Our complete guide to starting a coffee shop will help you get up and running, and includes advice from successful coffee shop owners.

Candice Landau |

Grow Your Business With the Right Mix of Strategy and Culture

Both culture and strategy are equally important, require equal amounts of time and development, and you should continually invest in them to ensure your business is successful.

Colin Ellis |

Cannabis Marketing Without Paid Ads: How to Do it Right

Regulation and stigma make cannabis marketing a big challenge. We've got all the tips and tricks you need to boost your cannabusiness (without paid ads).

Mike Coleman |

10 Cash Flow Rules to Live By

I learned the hard way, when my own business suddenly took off, that even growth can stifle cash. In my specific case, it was a matter of building physical products for inventory, selling through channels, and waiting to get paid by distributors. Don’t let this happen to you.  Here are my favorite 10 rules for managing…

Tim Berry |

How to Increase Clients and Revenue For Your Personal Training Business

If you want to run and grow a personal training business, there are a few different proven approaches. For this article, we’ll focus on strategies for businesses that are already up and running. 

Tyler Read |


Free Resources for Entrepreneurs

Business Plan Template Download

Stuck looking at a blank page? Get to know the general layout of a standard business plan with this free template.

One-Page Business Pitch Template

Validate a new business idea, or quickly develop your business strategy by starting with a one-page pitch. Do this before you plan!

Tim Berry's Guide to Starting a Business

Expert guidance on starting a business from business planning authority Tim Berry.

The Art of Pitching for Funding eBook

Need Cash? Pitching expert, Caroline Cummings, shares pitch techniques, secrets and tools in this easy-to-read guide.

Free SWOT Analysis Template

Develop smart strategies to grow your business by conducting a simple SWOT Analysis. Start with this one-page template.

"Start, Run & Grow Your Business" ebook

Tips and advice for entrepreneurs and business owners looking to take their company to the next level.

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