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LexisNexis Small Business

Legal Business provides a legal framework within which businesses are created and organized as well as how business is conducted. It covers a wide variety of topics relating to the law of agency, corporations, partnerships, franchises, law firm advertising and other legal information.

SBA Disaster Assistance: SBA provides low interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, businesses of all sizes and private, non-profit organizations to repair or replace real estate, personal property, machinery & equipment, inventory and business assets that have been damaged or destroyed in a declared disaster.

Open For Business – A Disaster Protection and Recovery Planning Toolkit for the Small to Mid-Sized Business: The Open For Business toolkit was prepared by the Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS), a nonprofit initiative of the insurance industry to reduce the social and economic effects of natural disasters and other progperty losses. To access the toolkit, go to: CLICK HERE

National Council on Readiness and Preparedness (NCORP) – Public/ Private Partnerships to Strengthen Homeland Security: NCORP’s mission is to establish community-level programs and public/private partnerships that strengthen homeland security through education, training and communication between citizens, businesses, governments and responders/law enforcement and medical professionals. For more information, go to:

Article Archive

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Business Sense

Year End Planning for Your Small Business
16 Nov 12:03 pm

The act of planning in business is often seen as something that must be done for the...

Monitor Four Critical Areas of Your Business
2 Nov 01:51 pm

Here are the ONLY 4 things a small business needs to pay attention to on a daily...

Fixing the Broken Windows of Your Business
13 Sep 01:05 pm

James Wilson and George Kelling, two brilliant social psychologists, published their “broken windows theory of urban decay”...

Funding Options for New or Young Farmers
13 Sep 10:16 am

For many young farmers there is a deep desire to grow their farming operation, however, most are...

The Entrepreneur with 1000 Faces: A Formula for Success
15 Aug 11:16 am

The entrepreneurial process can be mapped according to the same story formula that Hollywood uses in our...