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Insurance for Small Businesses

Continue reading to find out basic information about business insurance prior to launching your small business in Dallas. The information found in this article is from the Small Business Administration as well as the Texas Department of Insurance and does not promote any particular insurance company.

The Dark Side of Business and the Importance of Ethical Practices

Ethical business practices are particularly important for small businesses if they want to retain customers and remain in business for the long term. Continue reading to understand more about the importance of incorporating strong values into your organizational culture.

Making it at the Library

Visit your closest Dallas Public Library Branch for information about how to use databases for your small business, or come to a seminar at Technology Wednesday in the Preston Royal Branch Library at 5626 Royal Lane for the opportunity to learn and ask questions about some of the most...

Keeping up with the Records

It is easy to rely on your intuition for when to make purchases and how to stock your inventory, but organized records will allow you to take calculated decisions for your small business in addition to assist you comply with regulations, tax preparation and show investors

Step Right up to Your Business Pitch

Learn what type of pitch you need for what occasion, as well as where to find resources to develop your own pitch. Also, practice your pitch within the Dallas entrepreneurial community. Find opportunities with local partner organizations.

Mentoring for Your Dallas Small Business

Do you have business ideas you want to ask someone about? Not sure who you can turn to for startup advice in Dallas? Maybe a business mentor would benefit you! Continue reading to learn about business mentorship and how to choose a the right mentor.

Visions, Missions and Goals–Oh My!

How do you define a Vision, Mission and Goal? Do you use them interchangeably? Learn the difference between these terms, and find resources to help you develop your small business' vision and mission statement.

Financially Intelligent and Ready for Business

First things first, getting your personal finances in order prior to launching a new business will reduce stress and build your confidence. This is a necessary part of evaluating your readiness for entrepreneurship, and the Dallas Public Library has materials to inspire and encourage you throughout the process.