The Entrepreneurial Edge ...

Plan a Business

Links to resources to write a business plan, find a mentor, understand small business funding, evaluate your entrepreneurial readiness to start a business, find local workshops and more …

Start a Business

Links to resources to find startup funding, obtain business licensing, hire an employee, start bookkeeping and tax records, franchise resources and much more …

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Advance and Grow a Business

Links to resources to find financing opportunities for small businesses, international trade and global market resources, competitive intelligence resources, human resources, small business marketing resources, research and development resources and more sources to help a small business flourish.


TechColumbus, The Small Business Development Centers, The Columbus Chamber of Commerce, The Columbus Metropolitan Library and OCLC have partnered to create this free one-stop website for entrepreneurial resources in Central Ohio and beyond. Entrepreneurs can browse the 500+ links to business resources, search a custom business search engine or contact a business librarian.

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