Startup Resources

The idea of starting a business is appealing to a lot of people and can be very rewarding. These resources will help you plan for a successful start to your entrepreneurship journey.

HOW TO START A BUSINESS Want to be your own boss? This information will help you plan for a successful start to your entrepreneurship journey.

HOW TO PLAN A BUSINESS Find out how to write a business plan and access templates, sample business plans, market research information, and statistics.

HOW TO FINANCE A BUSINESS  Government departments and agencies provide financings such as grants, contributions, subsidies, and loan guarantees. If you are looking for money for your business, you should start by learning about the different types of financing that are available.

HOW TO MANAGE A BUSINESS  Managing your business includes a wide range of activities, from day-to-day operations to long‑term planning. It is important that you understand what you are responsible for, and what you can do to make your business run efficiently. This section covers topics such as budgeting, protecting your business, hiring and training employees, and marketing and sales.

PLAN YOUR BUSINESS GROWTH Once you've started your business, it's important to plan for growth and change. Plan for the future of your business in this section.

LEARN ABOUT GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS As an entrepreneur, you're aware that many of your business activities are subject to many government regulations. Here you can find a source of basic regulations.

OTHER STARTUP RESOURCES These resources will help you make sound decisions that work for your business. Here you can find information about what to consider before expanding your business; how to identify opportunities arising from your current business; how to review your business performance; how to make a good business plan and others.