Free SBA Online Courses: The Small Business Primer

Starting a business can be tough and bewildering. You know that you are great at what you do, but there is more to running a business than simply doing the job. You have to market the business, take care of the legalities involved as well as the finances. Is this something you can do? What if you have little actual business experience? Do you need to go back to school? Where do you turn for help?  The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is there to help. In addition to resources and information, they are offering free online courses to teach you what you need to know, at least enough to be able to ask the right questions to your attorney or loan officer. Often, that is enough to get you going.  The Small Business Primer As the name implies, The Small Business Primer is a self-paced overview course of the processes and necessities associated with starting a small business. Along the way, the student has the opportunity to find helpful r... [Read Full Article]