Starting a small business but don't know where to begin?

The following downloadable checklists, model business plans, forms, and other documents are available free of charge to help you navigate the planning process. 

Getting Started: Planning

CCH Business Owner's Toolkit provides checklists, model business plans, forms, and other documents in the areas of: Starting a Business, Business Finance, Marketing, Employee Management, Compensation & Benefits, Recruiting & Hiring, Firing & Termination, Vehicles & Equipment and Worker Safety.

Provides up to date information from EBSCO on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business. The database contains nearly 400 full-text periodicals and over 450 full-text reference books.

Learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

Next Steps