Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Small Business & Entrepreneurship

AllBusiness: Champions of Small Business

Offers information and advice to small business owners. Includes over 1500 articles on how to run a company and stories about entrepreneurs, employment & human resources, sales and marketing, internet and e-commerce.  Provides over two dozen calculators for comparing marketing campaigns, recalculating loan payments, tracking inventory costs, etc.  Small and Home Based Business Resources

Provides numerous links to comprehensive information on all areas of small and home based business.  Gives tips on what are the best home based businesses to start, having a website, over 500 business forms and letters, marketing tips, articles, and much more.

FindLaw for Business

Presents information on legal and other topics associated with starting and running a business.  Provides an online contracts database that offers a variety of contracts in a number of industries, lawyer search, and state related business information.


The Idea Cafe provides business information for small businesses in a way that is easy to understand. Information is on business planning, marketing, sales, finance, taxation, HR, technology, contractors, legal, operations, and e-commerce.

My Own Business

This online, 12-session business course provides the basic do's and don'ts for entrepreneurs.  Started in 1993, the course has been continually updated and expanded to keep up with the latest information and technology.  This is a free internet course for entrepreneurs offered to anyone starting or operating a business.

SBA - U.S. Small Business Administration

Enormous amount of information for those interested in starting a small business or for those who are already small business owners.  Includes information on starting, financing, and managing a business and also marketing or finding products and services.

Welcome Business USA

This site has articles, tools, and links for small business owners or entrepreneurs to understand finance, e-commerce, marketing, advertising, purchasing, people and planning, taxes, and trade.  Provides practical, hands-on, how-to ideas and information.