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You’re business has survived the startup phase, and it’s ready to grow in the areas of marketing and sales, domestic and abroad; selling to the government; hiring employees; and more.
Know what your customers want and make it easy for them to buy what you sell.
Reach markets beyond your immediate borders, domestically and internationally.
Submit bids to government agencies and apply for certifications for women-, veteran- and minority-owned businesses.
Attract, hire and retain the right team, legally.
Outside oversight can drive business growth and expansion.
Plan for when you’ll transfer ownership, sell internally, sell to a third party or liquidate.
Learn how to plan, listen and follow up to make important business connections.
Name recognition, free promotion and greater perceived prominence are just a few benefits of getting an honor.
The four fundamentals of financing your business can help you determine where and how to find the funds you need for startup or growth.
Venture capitalists will pay close attention to your market analysis. Securing outside capital requires proof of market size and your ability to reach that market.
Name recognition, free promotion and greater prominence are just a few benefits of winning a small business and entrepreneurship competition. See what you could win in Kansas City.
Behind every profitable business is a concise, strategic business plan. Learn how to write a well-organized business plan that will give your business credibility to investors and funders, and set a clear path for your new business.
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Looking for investors frequently requires learning a new language. For those who didn’t major in finance, here’s a quick tutorial.
Believe it or not, an important part of starting your business is thinking about an exit strategy.
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