Business Plan Template for a Startup Business

To increase your odds of a successful business startup, download this step-by-step business plan template you can use to plan for your new business. Read more


Startup Expenses

Nearly everyone who has ever started a business has underestimated the costs, and then faced the danger of running with inadequate capital reserves. The key to avoiding this... Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Module 1 - Startup Basics

If you’re thinking about starting your own business, this module will teach you the basics. You will learn whether business ownership is right for you. Read more

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When Starting Your Business, Walk Before You Run

Article Language: English
February 26, 2022

Answer these five fundamental questions to build your Business Proposition that will become the foundation for your business plan.

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October 10, 2021, 3:00pm EDT

Thinking about starting a new business? Attend this webinar to learn how to evaluate if your idea is a good one! Read more

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What's a Good Idea... for a Business?

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May 3, 2021, 12:00pm EDT

Learn what you should consider when thinking about starting your startup and how to validate that your business idea has legs. Read more

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Pinellas County and State Contacts

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List of Pinellas County and State Contacts Read more


Resources For Small Businesses

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A list of Resources for Small Businesses: Business Assistance, Counseling, and Workshops; Legal Structures; Forms, Permits & Licenses; Patents, Trademarks & Copyrights; Financing... Read more