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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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The aim of Start Your Own Business in the United States is to highlight 'new business friendly' firms and organisations who are willing to share their knowledge and experience. For ease, we have dedicated sections for the following areas of the United States:

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Starting Your Own Business in the United States?

Over the years, we have have collected useful information that has already helped thousands of new business start-ups and we hope that it will help you too...

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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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The Elevator Pitch - a must for any (new) business owner
As an entrepreneur you will need to be prepared to take every opportunity to gain interest in your start-up from potential customers, investors, or associates. Important contacts can be made in many situations: during formal meetings, at networking events, at trade shows, on the phone or during chance encounters.

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Over the years, we have amassed a large collection of articles which we believe you may find useful. We have written some ourselves but the vast majority have been kindly supplied by experts in each relevant field.

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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

Latest tips...

Stop Your Customers From Leaking Away
70 percent of customers are lost from neglect and finding new customers can cost up to 5 times more than retaining existing customers. So it makes sense to nurture relationships with existing customers.
Street Smart Cards
(06-09-16)

Evaluation - But don't over think it
When deciding on what to do and when to do it has always been an issue for most.
It took a while for Enter-at to get started because of the overthinking evaluations.
Think about what you want to do, evaluate if it is going to work. Try not to focus too much on the negatives as this will only dappen your sprits and slow you down.
Enter-at Limited
(06-09-16)

Plan Plan Plan
Do your research well and document your plan.Clearly outline the risks and have mitigation in place before you start investing!
SMB Consultants Limited
(06-09-16)

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