Did you know there are more than 2.5 million veteran-owned businesses in the U.S? Our nation’s veterans are hard-working, resilient and resourceful, making them specially equipped for entrepreneurship. However, they can often face significant obstacles when it comes to accessing capital and business networks. If this sounds familiar to you, you’ve come to the right place. In honor of National Veterans Small Business Week, we’re sharing some of our favorite stories of successful veteran entrepreneurs and resources that can help you start and grow a veteran-owned business.
Legal licensing and permitting
Los propietarios de pequeñas empresas como usted pueden hacer mucho por su cuenta para poner en marcha su negocio, incluso escribir un plan de negocios, solicitar una licencia o permiso y acceder a un número de identificación de empleador. Sin embargo, hay algunas tareas legales que es mejor dejar a los profesionales.
Small business owners like you can do a lot on your own to get your business up and running, including writing a business plan, applying for a license or permit and applying for an employer identification number. However, there are some legal tasks better left to professionals.
Technology has transformed the way small companies do business, and while this has helped small businesses and entrepreneurs access more customers and new markets in new ways, it’s essential that we talk about the risks associated with moving business online. The rise of new technology can lead to severe security issues, and unfortunately many small businesses are unaware of measures they can take to help ensure the security of their and their customers’ information. That’s why we’re sharing tips and resources for small businesses during October’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
Ya sea que usted sea un nuevo propietario de una pequeña empresa o que haya estado desarrollando su negocio en su hogar y esté listo para trasladarlo a su propio espacio, encontrar la ubicación correcta para su negocio es una gran decisión. Elaboramos un resumen de varios pasos para pensar detenidamente antes de avanzar a firmar un contrato de arrendamiento.
¡Felicidades, está listo para comenzar su propio negocio! No obstante, ¿cómo constituye realmente ese negocio como una entidad legal? Este manual cubre los aspectos básicos para asegurarse de que ha comprendido plenamente el proceso.
Congratulations, you’re ready to start your own business! But how do you actually create that business as a legal entity? This primer covers the basics of making sure you've dotted your i's and crossed your t's.
Whether you’re a new small business owner or you’ve been growing your business at home and are ready to move it into its own space, finding the right location for your business is a big decision. We’ve outlined several steps to think through before you take the plunge and sign a lease.
First, make sure you’ve completed your business plan. This is a critical step for many reasons, but you’ll need one before signing a lease because a landlord will want to see it.