More than 500 Tools for Small Business – Many of them FREE!

In today’s turbulent economy small businesses need to take advantage of every resource that they can locate.  In an effort to fulfill our Mission of providing access to the widest number of resources possible for small businesses, below please find links to over 500 resources for small business.A large number of these provided resources are web-based, which enables you to access them from any location.  Additionally, many of these resources are FREE.

100+ FREE Tools from Inc.com

35 Free or Cheap Resources for Start-ups

5 FREE and Open-Source Software Alternatives for Small Business

65 FREE Resources from Entrepreneur.com

270+ Resources from Mashable.com

197 Resources from Business Owner’s Toolkit

Resources from SCORE

50 Resources from Best Universities.com

34 Resources from Duct Tape Marketing

9 Tools from PC World

Resources frm Macrory.com

Free Software from Intuit

Resources from Social Computing Magazine

Trackur Reputation Management

8 FREE Tools from AllBusiness.com

Esimators, Calculators & Forms for Contractors from HGTVpro

FREE Podcasting

The FREE Site

ConnectNow webinar software via Adobe Reader 9

Resources from Marketing Today

Review of Marketing-related Laws

4 FREE Tools from the Web Reviewer

10 FREE Tools from CreativePro.com

Twitter

LinkedIN Business Network

Facebook

In reviewing the resources and tools included in this list we found some VERY interesting tools that frankly, we hadn’t even conceived of – let alone heard of. Do yourself a favor and spend some time reviewing the resources made available on these links. I believe you will find some excellent tools to help you grow your business, increase your effectiveness and productivity, and minimize your costs.

If any of you are aware of other resources that would provide value to our readers – especially FREE ones – please provide info in the comments. I will continue to update the list periodically.

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The author, Linda Daichendt, is Founder, CEO and Managing Consultant at Strategic Growth Concepts, a consulting firm specializing in start-up, small and mid-sized businesses. She is a recognized expert with 20+ years experience in providing Marketing, Operations, HR, and Strategic planning services to start-up, small and mid-sized businesses. Linda can be contacted at linda@strategicgrowthconcepts.com and the company website can be viewed at www.strategicgrowthconcepts.com.

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