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Get a window into the entrepreneurial world through startup and small business news. We also provide resources in startup culture along with guides from experienced entrepreneurs to help you on your journey.

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Scalable EV Charging Platform Created by Tritium Aims to Meet Increasing Demand in the Changing Automotive Industry
11/25/2020
Tritium’s innovations in the electric charging world are sure to send ripples through an industry that desperately needs to expand at the pace of their counterpart, electric vehicles.

Tesla’s Market Cap Exceeds $500bln as Musk Becomes the Second-Richest Person in the World
11/25/2020
Electric vehicle maker Tesla’s market cap reached over $500 billion for the first time as the company’s stock attained a price per share of $527.48. Tesla’s stock was largely boosted by the news that the carmaker will be joining the S&P 500 index in December, making its founder Elon Musk the second-richest person in the world behind Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Buzzfeed's Takeover of HuffPost
11/25/2020
Buzzfeed is taking over HuffPost in one of the most significant online news moves of 2020. While digital advertising is projected to grow by 6% in 2020, according to the IAB 2020/21 COVID Impact on Advertising survey, that estimated growth is not evenly distributed.

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Women in Business

The Ultimate Online Guide to Business Resources for Women

Explore our useful online guides for women in business, articles on money and finance, networking events, and productivity tips to help you become a successful businesswoman in the entrepreneurial and corporate world.

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Become a Certified Woman-Owned Business

For women, obtaining special certification for their business can help them discover professional opportunities and gain access to a variety of resources. Our guides can help female entrepreneurs become certified in each state.

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Resources for the Women-Owned Business Certification Application Process

Going about the certification process for a woman-owned business can be tricky. If you’re a female entrepreneur in search of answers, we’ve gathered a list of resources to help you get started.

Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

The WBENC is a resource hub for female entrepreneurs as well as a certification organization. Read on to learn more about the WBENC, their programs, and their process for becoming a certified woman-owned business.

Startup Culture

We'll give you a window into startup culture through guides relating to business skills, life skills, and entrepreneur interviews to learn from others that have already gone through building a startup themselves.

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What is a Startup?

Without a clear strategy even the savviest solopreneur gets tossed around and distracted from what really leads to success. That said, let’s get to what you clicked for – brain food & actionable steps. Here are seven reasons to write a business plan and some guidance on getting started. Enjoy!

How to Start a Business in your State

To be as specific as possible, we built guides for starting a business in each state. Use the buttons below to bring your idea to life!

How to Form a Nonprofit

Nonprofits are tax-exempt organizations that focus on furthering social causes rather than earning profits. In our guides, we show you how to form your own 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation in your state.

How to Form an LLC

An LLC combines all the great tax benefits of a partnership or sole proprietorship with the personal asset protection of a corporation. Learn how to start your own LLC with our state-specific guides.

How to Form a Corporation

Perhaps the most recognized business structure, corporations have similar legal rights to individuals and are owned by shareholders. With our state formation guides, you can form your own corporation.

How to File a DBA

Also known as a trade name or assumed name, a DBA is a name that your business can operate under that isn’t its legal entity name. Our state-by-state guides can show you how to file a DBA for most types of business structures.

Service Reviews

Whether you’re starting a business or expanding an existing one, there are high-quality and affordable third-party services that can help to simplify the process. 

We’ve researched and reviewed the best entrepreneurial services, including online business formation services, financial resources, business planning and branding tools, registered agent services, and more!

The Top 7 LLC Formation and Incorporation Services

Forming an LLC or corporation? We’ve reviewed and ranked the best business formation services that will handle the paperwork and save you time and money.

6 Best DBA Filing Services of 2020

If you need to file a DBA (Doing Business As) online, these are the industry’s top options to help you through the overall process.

The 7 Best Registered Agent Services in 2020

Most states require a registered agent to accept legal documents on behalf of your business. Check out the best registered agent services to help your company stay compliant with the law.

The 5 Best Banks for Startups and Entrepreneurs

Ready to open up a business bank account? Read our guide to determine the bank that is best suited for your company.