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How to Make Big Money in Your Own Small Business: Unexpected Rules Every Small Business Owner Needs to Know

From administration to marketing and from cash flow to hiring, Fox provides tips on what’s important and what’s not. This street-smart marketing expert and Harvard graduate will guide you to becoming a great small business owner.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:08 PM EST more »


Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business

Legal Guide is the nuts-and-bolts guide to explaining everyday small business laws. This also includes choosing between a sole proprietorship, partnership or LLC, lease negotiations, business insurance, tax rules and coping with financial problems.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:11 PM EST more »


No Cash No Fear: Entrepreneurial Secrets to Starting Any Business with No Money

The author, who started his first business at the age of seven, shares knowledge about starting a successful business without any money. With experiences in entrepreneurship ranging from running a ski lodge to a publishing company and even a pizza shop, Allen prepares you through this compelling guide, which is also a memoir of his lessons learned.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:07 PM EST more »


Small Business For Dummies

Tyson and Schell show you how to create a terrific business plan as you gain advice on finances before exposing yourself to new business risk. This book also includes info on time management, bill collection, customer services, hiring staff, and developing and marketing your business.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:12 PM EST more »


Startups That Work: Surprising Research on What Makes or Breaks a New Company

What determining factors separate the winners from the losers? Venture capitalists, CEOs, board of directors and investors were researched during a four-year study to discover nine factors for business success.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:09 PM EST more »


The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything

The Art of the Start covers all aspects of the start up including goals, positioning in the market place, the business plan, capital partnering, cash management, recruiting, branding and more.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:09 PM EST more »


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting Your Own Business

Paulson shows how to get your company up and running and keep it running. The book includes tips on how to draft a business plan, plus valuable sales and marketing strategies that help you to identify your best potential customers and position your business positively.
Posted: 11/19/2007 03:11 PM EST more »