A Micro-Entrepreneur's Most Valuable Resource

Written by Mike Morgan

According torepparttar U.S. Small Business Administration, there are approximately 25 million small business inrepparttar 117601 United States. They account for 47% of all sales, 55% of innovations, and 35% of all federal contracts. Andrepparttar 117602 rate of small business bankruptcies are atrepparttar 117603 lowest point in 19 years!

Taken together,repparttar 117604 SBA's research points toward one big conclusion: starting your small business today, including small home-based "micro-enterprises", is a great idea!

Assuming you are inrepparttar 117605 United States,repparttar 117606 SBA, and its affiliated organizations SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) and SBDCs (Small Business Development Centers), are perhapsrepparttar 117607 most valuable sources of advice and education available torepparttar 117608 micro-entrepreneur.

After you've decided what your ideal small business will be, how do you find out what resources are available for you atrepparttar 117609 SBA?

One ofrepparttar 117610 first steps is to callrepparttar 117611 SBA (1-800-827-5722, 9am-7pm East Coast time) and request publication OPC-2, "Your Business andrepparttar 117612 SBA". This publication is a summary ofrepparttar 117613 large array of services available to you fromrepparttar 117614 SBA.

Next, go to you local library, and askrepparttar 117615 reference librarian for a copy ofrepparttar 117616 SBA's "How to Start a Business in [your state]". It contains allrepparttar 117617 state- specific details, such as licensing requirements, for every state.

10 Ways To Generate Astronomical Profits!

Written by Larry Dotson

1. Sell a few back end products that are not related to your main product but are needed by all humans. Every customer that buys from you is human.

2. Take on as many of your business' chores as you can handle; outsource what you can't. Only you can determine how your business is operated.

3. Try out new business opportunities. You could combine them with your current business. It could add an extra profit stream to your web site.

4. Create an alliance with 3 or 4 web sites. Include each of your ads or banners onrepparttar other web sites. You will all share targeted traffic from each other.

5. Create a free e-zine directory. You'll attract a lot of traffic from ezine publishers and people that want to subscribe torepparttar 117600 e-zines.

6. When you offer a freebie from your site, submit it to free stuff sites. They provide target categories which means targeted traffic.

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