There are many great sites on the World Wide Web but trying to actually find those great sites can be a frustrating experience. We have compiled a list of Websites that we have found to be helpful resources of information. When you click on a link, a new window will pop up. Close the window when you are ready to return to this page.
Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation
The Human Resources Social Network
HR.com is a virtual human resources department for small business owners. Well, not exactly. But it does provide free forms ranging from candidate screening documents and employee evaluations to emergency information and disciplinary action templates.
Business Plans and Business Plans Software
Bplans.com is all about the business plan. Let's face it; every great business starts with a great plan. Bplans offers the largest collection of free sample business plans you can find online. In addition, it offers practical advice, calculators, industry reports and interactive tools to help entrepreneurs develop a solid plan.
Small Business Ideas and Resources for Entrepreneurs
Inc.com offers a wide varety of articles and videos to help entrepreneurs successfully run their business. While their mission is to provide readers with a "broader and deeper understanding of the entrprenuerial landscape," their site also provides useful suggestions on how to manage growth, handle finances, select the right technologies and provide effective leadership to employees.
Toolkit.com caters to helping small businesses manage the gritty details that can mean success or failure for many entrepreneurs. The site offers templates to follow for things like cash flow worksheets, collection letters and drug-testing policies. When it comes time to mange your taxes, the site provides advice and almost every tax form imaginable. But, if you can't find the information you need, simply ask a Toolkit.com small business expert.
Online Invoicing, Accounting & Billing Software
Freshbooks.com provides invoicing and time tracking services to help you manage you books without an accountant. You can create and manage estimates, expenses, unbilled hours and time sheets from you PC or iPhone. Data stays safe and accessible 24/7. If you're not sure if the site will meet your needs, they offer a free 30 day trial period.