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12.9: Suggested Resources

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    12.1 Building and Connecting to Networks

    Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives: acce.org

    BNI: Business Network International: https://www.bni.com

    HUBZone: https://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/ohp

    Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE): https://www.score.org

    Small Business Administration: https://www.sba.gov

    Small Business Development Centers: https://www.sba.gov/sbdc

    Women’s Business Centers: https://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/wbo

    Veteran’s Business Outreach Centers (VBOC): https://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/ovbd

    12.2 Building the Entrepreneurial Dream Team

    Traits: Personality and Instinct

    Cattell’s 16PF: https://openpsychometrics.org/tests/16PF.php

    Kolbe Conation Index: http://www.kolbe.com

    Typical Traits & Characteristics of Entrepreneurs:

    https://smallbusiness.chron.com/typi...urs-18325.html

    Good Characteristics of an Entrepreneur:

    https://smallbusiness.chron.com/good...eur-18385.html

    Attorney: State Bar Associations for attorneys in specific states:

    New York: http://www.nysba.org

    California: http://www.calbar.ca.gov

    Texas: https://www.texasbar.com

    Florida: https://www.floridabar.org

    Accountant: National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (All fifty states Accountancy Boards are here with active links): https://www.nasba.org

    Team Building Activities:

    Three Teambuilding Exercises: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224212

    Seven Team Building Ideas: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/330594

    Success Factors for Entrepreneurs:

    Fifteen Entrepreneurial Key Success Factors:

    http://www.entrepreneurshipinabox.co...ccess-factors/

    Ten Qualities of Successful Entrepreneur:

    https://www.under30ceo.com/10-qualit...-entrepreneur/

    12.3 Designing a Startup Operational Plan

    American Customer Satisfaction Index: www.theacsi.org/

    North American Industry Classification System: https://www.census.gov/eos/www/naics/

    US Census Bureau: https://www.census.gov/

    US government contracts: https://www.sba.gov/federal-contract...c-requirements

    US Department of Commerce Homepage: https://www.commerce.gov/

    US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis: https://www.bea.gov/

    US Department of Labor Homepage: https://www.dol.gov/

    US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics: https://www.bls.gov/bls/blswage.htm

    Yahoo Finance: finance.yahoo.com/

    Scheduling programs and templates:

    https://getsling.com/blog/category/scheduling/

    https://wheniwork.com/features

    https://schedulebuilder.org/

    Employer hiring costs of employee: https://gusto.com/tools/employer-tax-calculator

    Payroll program: https://onpay.com/payroll-calculator-tax-rates


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