Helpful resources for creating business plans, starting a business and small business management.
- Harvard Business Publishing
The Harvard Business Channel on Youtube offers videos on a variety of business topics.
- Fast Forward
Google and The Wharton School of Business together created a YouTube channel dedicated to internet marketing. The channel includes short interviews with entrepreneurs and business leaders who discuss the goals and challenges of savvy web marketing.
- Small Business Administration
The Small Business Administration channel offers a large number of videos about current issues facing small business owners. This channel includes videos about government initiatives, government loans, legislative changes, and general small business advice about technology and marketing.
- Google Business Channel
These videos are geared towards optimizing Adwords and other Google services. They also offer some marketing advice for business owners.
- City of Houston One Stop Business Center
Download the "Getting Started" packet for resources and funding.
- Texas Business Portal
Learn how to start a business, get licenses and permits, find funding, and more.
- United States Small Business Association
A small business planner, financial assistance, grants, and other services.
- UHD Library Small Business Resources
Resources for writing business plans, applying for grants and other small business information.
- Minority Business Development Agency
Resources on financing, contracts and certification, and business development.
- The Houston Chronicle's guide to Small Business
A step-by-step guide to starting a small business, finding a business partner and other topics.
- Inc.com Resource Centers
Strategies for start-up, finance, human resources, marketing, and more. (Full-text).