Business Resources - Tips for Starting and Running a Small Business
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  1. Starting Your Business
  2. Planning Your Business
  3. Financing Your Business
  4. Current Financing Options
  5. Organizing Your Business
  6. Local, Regional, National Resources
  7. FAQ for Starting a Business in Connecticut
  8. Simple Steps for Starting Your Business & Other Workshop Support Documents
  9. Score Blog & Helpful Articles for Small Businesses


  • Are You Ready to Run Your Own Business?
Ten basic questions to ask yourself before starting a business plus some questions about your ability to secure a loan.

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  • Ten Tips for Starting and Running a Small Business.
Ten pragmatic guiding principles for starting a small business.

Link to the Ten Tips

  • Do You Have the Mindset and Skills to be an Entrepreneur?
Wanting to be an entrepreneur is one thing; being one is quite another. You will take on responsibilities and commitments far different from those of an employee, even if you have management experience. It’s a challenge that can be exhilarating and rewarding.  Unless you’re prepared mentally and emotionally, however, it can also be overwhelming.

Link to the Mindset & Skill List

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