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If you are planning to start a business in the United States, you have come to the right place.

Start Your Own Business (10 years old this year!) contains information and advice but, unlike other start-up sites, it also contains details of LOCAL organisations who can help you. The firms listed on each page have declared themselves to be 'new business friendly' and will welcome your enquiries.

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We are happy to promote (free of charge!) any business support organisations and allied trades in the United States who are keen to help new business start-ups.

If you offer a product or service that can help anyone thinking of setting up on their own or running an existing small business, please do add your details to the site.

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Fire safety log book
Fire safety log book designed to help your company with fire safety record keeping in accordance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order.
Date added: 2015-08-29 Fast R Solutions

Business Start-Up Map

Start-Up Map

Business Start-Up Map
This infographic has proved to be incredibly popular and used to occupy the centre pages of our Start-Up newspapers. Ideal for a visual guide through the start-up process or the larger (A3 and A2)versions can be printed and used as a poster.

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Latest Business Tips

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The Golden Circle
Customers don't buy what you do they buy why you do it. Why are you in business and why should your customers care?

See Simon Sinek YouTube video - The Golden Circle.
Schwedel Coaching Services
(30-08-15)

Keep it Social!
When using social media you must remember to do the social bit too! Just posting generic tweets will not suffice, you need interaction and engagement too.
I Am You Ltd
(27-08-15)

Test the water before you jump in the deep end.
There is nothing stopping you from carrying on earning money from your current job while you are starting up your business. Spare time can be hard to come by, but use it scrutinise your market and carry out some extensive market research.
Dafferns LLP
(27-08-15)

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