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Google Tools for Small Business


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://www.vtsbdc.org/assets/files/Googletoolspres...
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This presentation provides information on how to use free tools for businesses offered by Google. The tools include search engine optimization, Google analytics, Google places, and Google AdWords.

Google Docs Tutorial


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/googledocuments/
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Teaches user to create professional documents using free cloud-based program.

G Suite Learning Center Get started with Docs: Google's own tutorial for its document creation product.

Google Docs Tutorial


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/googledocuments/
3.75
Average: 3.8 (4 votes)

Teaches user to create professional documents using free cloud-based program.

G Suite Learning Center Get started with Docs: Google's own tutorial for its document creation product.

Google Docs Tutorial


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/googledocuments/
3.75
Average: 3.8 (4 votes)

Teaches user to create professional documents using free cloud-based program.

G Suite Learning Center Get started with Docs: Google's own tutorial for its document creation product.

Grants Training and Management Resources. Online Grants Training Courses


U.S. Department of Education (ED)
http://ed.gov/fund/grant/about/training-management...
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These training materials are designed to assist grantees in performing grants related activities in accord with current Uniform Guidance for managing federal grants.

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Creating an Effective Business Plan


International Finance Corporation
http://www.smetoolkit.org/smetoolkit/en/content/en...
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This tutorial contains a business plan template into seven key elements. Each element contains a description, instructions for creation, tips, and how to avoid pitfalls.

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Expanding and Handling Problems


International Finance Corporation
http://www.smetoolkit.org/smetoolkit/en/content/en...
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This tutorial contains information on rules to follow before expanding your business, ways to motivate key employees, and explains common business problems such as uncontrolled cash flow, drop in sales or insufficient sales, and higher costs. The tutorial also contains suggested activities and a quiz to test your knowledge of the subject matter covered during the tutorial.

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Checklist for Starting a New Business


International Finance Corporation
http://www.smetoolkit.org/smetoolkit/en/content/en...
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This checklist contains steps you should take before you start a new business. It is a "to do" list for starting a new business containing general high-level listing of the tasks that need to be complete in starting your new business.

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Building a Business Plan


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://www.vtsbdc.org/assets/files/sbdc-business-p...
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Use this resource to access a printable business plan template / outline that can help you start to draft your business plan.

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Building your Online Presence


UW-Extension
http://www.slideshare.net/WI_Broadband/building-yo...
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This presentation provides insight on how businesses can manage their online presence.

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Basic Facebook Marketing


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http://vscourmeeting.adobeconnect.com/p3h65srvd44/...
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This webinar features an interactive training session on how to establish a facebook presence for your business and how to best use social media to accomplish your business goals. Participants are introduced to Facebook and taught how to build a profile and like page, as well as vanity URL. Participants are also provided instruction on strategies to use these online tools for marketing.

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Hiring a Veteran


U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
http://www.careeronestop.org/militarytransition/hi...
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Provides tips and information on hiring veterans including where to go to recruit veterans and where to post jobs for veterans.

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Reaching Out to Customers With Disabilities


U.S. Department of Justice
http://www.ada.gov/reachingout/intro1.htm
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As a business owner or operator, or someone thinking about opening a business, you may have wondered what you have to do to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This course explains how the ADA applies to businesses in ten short lessons. Putting these lessons into practice will allow you to comply with the ADA and welcome a whole new group of customers to purchase your goods, products, and services. And you may find that making your business more accessible and welcoming to people with disabilities is not as difficult as you thought.

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Introduction to Open Office


Connect Your Community
http://www.connectcommunity.org/2010/09/26/module-...
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An introduction to Open Office (a popular open source office suite). Basics of word processing, spreadsheets, and slide presentation.

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How to write an effective email


Forbes
http://www.forbes.com/2009/08/04/effective-email-e...
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A guide on how to write an effective email.

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Workplace Basic Skills


U.S. Department of Education (ED)
http://www.WorkplaceBasicSkills.com
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A site containing workplace basic skills information, tools and advice for employers who want to raise their employees’ skill levels.