Free research and analysis for small businesses, including what the profit margins might be for your potential product or sales per square foot for retail stores. Helpful for when starting up your operations and determining cash flow and potential sales.
Fast Company Magazine
White emphasizing technology, Fast Company is a website and blog with resource guides and general information related to small and medium-sized businesses.
The Foundation Center
This is the leading authority in the U.S. on philanthropy, connecting non-profits and the grant-makers supporting them (all listed in a comprehensive database) to tools they can use and information they can trust. It also operates research, education and training programs designed to advance philanthropy at every level.
This organization connects people, ideas, and resources to change the world.
Created by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, this website provides articles, research and tools to assist entrepreneurs with a growth-oriented world view.
Provides entrepreneurs with information on raising capital and growing a business.
National Federation for Independent Business (NFIB)
Conducts research and advocacy on behalf of small business. The membership-based NFIB promotes and protects the right of their members to own, operate, and grow their businesses and includes numerous tools and tips.
The foundation advances systemic change to benefit communities around the world by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and supporting social entrepreneurs through grants, research, and resources.
Small Business Center
Provides information on small business loans, grants and venture capital.
Small Office / Home Office (SOHO) America
Helping owners working in the small office / home office environment, this membership-based organization covers marketing, finance, legal, start-up and technology issues.
U.S. Business Advisor
A plethora of information from numerous federal agencies that regulate or assist small businesses, including securing grants, start-up guides and legal requirements.
This site offers others the opportunity to turn their passions into a career.