Each month a different website is featured on the AERN home page. These are websites that are interesting or useful for the entrepreneur seeking to start or expand a small business in Alabama. Featured websites from the past months are gathered here for you to review.
Featured website for March 2015
Determining Your Financing Needs
Small Business Administration
This page on the SBA website guides you in assessing your current financial situation in order to help you identify your financing needs for your business.
Featured website for February 2015
The One Stop Center
West Alabama Chamber of Commerce
The One Stop Center provides links and information on the business licenses, permits and taxes required by local, state and federal governments. Another useful section is The Startup Checklist (under the "Starting a Business" category in the links at the top of the page), which covers the steps required to move from having a potential product or service to starting an actual business.
Featured website for January 2015
How to Start a Business Budget
Learn why your business needs a budget and how to put one together.
Featured website for December 2014
Your Business Image: Ten Ways to Build and Market It
Learn tactics for marketing your business that can be used instead of expensive advertising.
Featured website for November 2014
Choosing the Right Business Record-Keeping System
This helpful web page discusses the pro's and con's of manual and computerized record-keeping systems.
Featured website for October 2014
Accounting Terms Every Businessperson Should Know
This handy glossary gives definitions of common accounting and financial terms in plain English.