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Business in the Library: Small Business Digital
Find business information and library materials that will help you grow your business from start-up to maturity.
Consult a Business Librarian
Small Business Digital
Growing Your Business
e-Learning for Business
Social Media for Business
Business & Economic Statistics
Stocks & Investing
Mutual Funds & Bonds
IRS Resources for Small Business
AI for Business
Small Business Help on the Web
Great websites for start-up information.
Geaux Biz - La. Secretary of State
Great site to find out what local and state licenses you'll need to start up.
Louisiana Small Business Guide
Collaboration between the Louisiana Secretary of State and Business.gov
Small Business Administration
Small business start-up begins with the SBA. Business plan templates, info on financing, links to state sites and more can be found on this site.
Great links including writing business plans and the 10 steps to starting a business.
A business information portal from the federal government.
Known as the "Counselor to America's Small Business," SCORE advisers provide mentoring, start-up counseling, business planning and financial forecasting. Services are free. Some seminars have registration fees.
Baton Rouge, call 381-7130
Denham Springs, call 665-0809
St. Francisville, call 635-6717
Gonzales, call 381-7130
Business Plans Handbook
Got an idea for a new business? Need a business plan? You don't have to reinvent the wheel. Search the Business Plans Handbook for a plan template that will work for your new business.
There are hundreds of business plans on this site that you can copy and customize to suit your needs.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
You probably won't be able to find a grant to start a small business, but you can use this site to find surplus equipment, training, and loans. They're your tax dollars -- take advantage of them!
the print copy of this catalog is available at the River Center Branch Library.
NYC Small Business Resource Center
The New York City Public Library provides the outstanding site for small business. Download podcasts, find business forum archives and "how-to" articles. Lots of valuable information!
Some info is specific to doing business in New York.
Technology start up news and resources
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