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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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So you’ve decided to start your own business. And good luck to you. There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing your own hard work pay dividends.

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Start Up Articles

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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

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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...

Two Ears and One Mouth
Always be open to looking at all opportunities when presented to you. You never know who you will meet or how it may help you and your business in the future...
The Utility Warehouse Discount Club
(07-02-16)

Cover the basics!
Instead of thinking 'How am I going to make money this month', try thinking: 'How can I give my customers what they need?' Using that guiding thought, if you put your energy into supplying what your customers need, the turnover will look after itself...
GPM Ltd
(07-02-16)

Who do you need?
You cannot succeed on your own, you will need to collaborate or meet your customers from somewhere. Think carefully about who you need and what you can do for them. Know who you need then give, give, give then be direct in asking for what you want from them.
Lime Consultancy - Business Finance
(02-02-16)

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