Resources for Business
This page has information and resources to help those who want to start or grow a small business.  In Alabama Digital marketing is starting to come alive. Mosr resources on this page are for online marketing but there is some brick and morter as well.
The Climate for business in 2018 is looking better than it has in many years. The internet is helping small business grow an an amazing pace. The transition the world has made to online marketing has been a great equalizer . The corner business can now compete with anyone in the world.
Most of the resources on this page are free. There is a section of PAID  resources in this section  do not confuse the two. This is a section to help people staart or grow a business . That being the case we have a larger variety of resources posted . The sections are Clearly marked as Free and paid. 

Free Resources

Growth supply


Start here . The Small business administration has tons of info and great programs to help  your business grow
Over +400 awesome startup freebies and things for small businesses and entrepreneurs to start and grow your venture idea. 
This is a MUST USE resourse for startups, the service core of retired executives helps you find a mentor to get you started right


Bizzinfo library

Free Small Business Guides

The Business Utility Zone Gateway ( is an award-winning
entrepreneurial education and resource community tailored to the
interests and needs of freelancers, the self-employed, small and
medium-sized business owners in all 50 states, District of Columbia (DC)
and Puerto Rico (PR). Choose your state to discover and connect with
free government and nonprofit small business assistance programs, as
well as multiple learning series targeted to supporting venture
start-up, growth and profitability. 

Access free expert articles for every stage of your business
A Comprehensive Free Resource of Business Management Ideas Packed With Hundreds of Guides and Tools

Birmingham digital marketing

Bean counting 101

 T.R.M. consulting is perhaps Alabamas best digital marketing Agency . If you are in Birmingham  or Montgomery , talk to these guys, At any stage of your business they offer Free advice and great prices on  getting you customers.   They can take you to the next level fast.
Fedmarket offers free content including a “how-to” guide to small
businesses interested in entering the federal marketplace. Fedmarket
also provides products, services and federal sales training to small

A free accounting course for non-accountants.


Sloan School of Management

A site offering access to over 900 grant programs offered by the 26
Federal grant-making agencies.” Managed by the U.S. Department of Health
and Human Services, it offers users “full service electronic grant
administration” with guidelines and grant applications available online.
You can search by agency, category, or browse the available grant

Numerous articles providing helpful tips, resources, and information on
starting, running, growing, buying and selling a small business. Also
check out AboutU, which offers a several free online business courses. 

The MIT Sloan School of Management is a world-class business school long renowned for thought leadership and the ability to successfully partner theory and practice.
MIT Sloan shares a legacy of innovative thinking and collaboration with MIT, and this relationship - unique among business schools - is one that provides tremendous opportunity for students alumni.
At MIT Sloan, customized programs and experiences meet students' specific needs and help them to reach their personal and professional goals. A commitment to concept-based action learning enables students to gain the experience and skills necessary to enhanced and lead their organizations - and improve the way business is done across the globe.