Free Resources

Free Small Business Resources

Here are some great free resources that answer the myriad questions that face small business owners. Feel free to browse.

  • Establishing A Business – The is the Small Business Administration portal with links to great start-up information.
  • Find Business Loans, Grants, & Other Financial Assistance – Search SBA databases of lenders and grant resources to find money for your business.
  • SCORE – The Service Core of Retired Executives can be a great resource for business planning, couple that with the ASBC and you have a true advisory team.
  • Small Business Loans – Basic Resources A great quickstart guide to small business loan resources in the Greater Cincinnati Area
  • Strategic Plan Overview – This overview gives a small business owner the thought process on developing a Strategic Plan. We also have a more comprehensive Strategic Planning Brief, as well as several workshops each year. A great strategic plan can help guide a business to success. You should probably complete the “SWOT Analysis” from our Sample Documents page to help you with answering the questions provided.