If you are a small business owner, you need to know how your business stacks up with the competition in order to succeed. SizeUp will help you manage and grow your business by benchmarking it against competitors, mapping your customers, competitors and suppliers, and locating the best places to advertise.
We named the program the “Small Business Management Core” because guess what? It focuses on the CORE skills you need to run a small business. It’s the antidote to your frustration. And it will, without a doubt, illuminate a path for you through the chaos of creating a new future.
Are you interested in starting a business? Creating a business plan is one of the most important steps you will take because the plan serves as your road map for the early years of your business. The business plan generally projects 3-5 years ahead and outlines the route a company intends to take to reach its yearly milestones including revenue projections. A well thought ou...
The Americans with Disabilities Act gives civil rights protections to individuals with disabilities similar to those provided to individuals on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, and religion. It guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in employment, transportation, State and local government services, telecommunications, and in the goods and services provided by businesses.
Small towns offer a variety of essential programs an...
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Starting a Business
Business planning is critical to successfully starting and building a business. CORE provides the direction, tools and resources needed to write a winning business plan that validates your ideas and helps you focus on each aspect of the plan. Taking the time to watch the Starting a Business Class is a good business investment.
Creating a Marketing Plan
A marketing plan is you...
This guide presents an informal overview of some basic ADA requirements for small businesses that provide goods or services to the public. It omits many of the “legal” terms that are found in the ADA and its regulations. But because it would be misleading to separate any explanation of ADA requirements from the law, refer- ences to key sections of the regula- tions or othe...
Category: Start a Business
Whether you're looking to start a business, expand an existing business, or relocate to Redwood County you can find a variety of incentives and loans to help in our Incentives Directory.