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EB-5 Regional Centers, A Step-By-Step Guide

Get our comprehensive blueprint for finding EB-5 success in the U.S.! Entrepreneurs from around the world invest in the U.S. economy and workforce through the EB-5 Regional Center Program, but the standards, regulations and paperwork required can be hard to navigate, especially for someone new to the American business arena. Our in-depth, easy-to-understand guide takes the bureaucratic information provided by the government and an overwhelming number of websites and documents and distills it into a step-by-step review that anyone can follow.

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SBA Loans, Bank Funding & Business Credit

As a new entrepreneur, or someone just considering launching into the business-building process, it can be extremely difficult to navigate the ins and outs of finding and securing funding. Many guides on the subject offer a lot of words with little substance, making it hard to get to the heart of the matter: How do SBA Loans and “regular” banks loans really differ? Which one is right for your business? Should you use credit to fund your company? Get the answers to those questions and many more, plus a comprehensive list of SBA lenders and our five must-read tips for securing a loan. Then test yourself with our discussion-style quiz.

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Finding & Qualifying for Business Grants

Are grants really a viable funding option for small business owners? Information online can be incredibly confusing, with some sites saying nothing is available at all, and others promising millions of dollars in grant funding. With this concise, easy-to-navigate resource guide, you’ll get real, matter-of-fact information on qualifying for grants, learn the top three mistakes made on grant applications, get a list of examples of private grant opportunities for small businesses you can apply for, find a list of state agencies offering grants assistance and more.

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Writing News Releases: That Get Picked Up!

Written by a former news manager at a major metropolitan daily, this straight-forward, no-nonsense guide offers tips, tricks and an insider’s view of the press release to news process. Are “You’ll Never Guess…” headlines a good idea in a news release? Where do you place your news “hook” for maximum impact? What kind of sales language will editors allow through? Do quotes really matter that much? Learn the secrets to news-style writing with this handy resource.

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Leadership for the New Manager

Most promotions come with a lot of responsibility and a raise (if you’re lucky), but no instruction manual. It can be difficult to step into a new role, with all of its new tasks and expectations, and also be forced to learn people-management skills on the fly. This pressure is increased a hundred fold when you’re a new business owner facing a new staff. Our leadership learning resource is carefully crafted to quickly bring you up-to-speed with management best practices. Learn what employees really want from a supervisor, get tips for more effective communication (poor communication is the top complaint employees make about supervisors), complete Action Items to bring new depth to your experience, and use the self-evaluation tool to help understand your strengths and weaknesses as a manager.

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Content Marketing For Beginners

The marketing world changes so quickly in the digital age, and it’s easy to feel like you’ve been left behind before you even start. Most resources on newer marketing strategies, like content marketing, are long, complex and hard to put into practice. We’ve taken the hours of research and review off your hands, combing through page after page of expert statistics and information to create an efficient, useful content marketing how-to guide that uses plain language to put you ahead of the pack. From blogging to social media, and podcasts to user-generated content, this e-learning resource puts you in a position to start marketing with content immediately. You also get: 10 blog topic prompts you can use to plan and create multiple posts right now; a resource list with recommended sites and descriptions about what they do; and a quick content-creation blueprint that will take you from struggling for ideas to ready for posting in minutes.

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All About Crowd Funding

How exactly does crowdfunding work in real life? And is it really a viable option for a small business owner? Can you use it to get funds to start a business even if you’ve never raised funds before? The Wise Learning Series Beginner’s Guide to Crowdfunding takes hours of research, study and review of popular crowdfunding sites and processes and distills them into an easy-to-follow learning resource that will make you feel like a crowdfunding expert without wasting your time or slowing down your business-building process.

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Business Plan Anatomy 101

The business planning process can be intimidating for new business owners, and before committing to writing their own plan or getting the help of a professional, many people try to get a better understanding about what the ideal business plan contains and provides to investors. But searching and reviewing site after site to find that kind of information is incredibly time-consuming, and sometimes you simply don’t know what you’re looking for in the first place. Wise Business Basics: Business Plan Anatomy 101 uses our decades of business planning experience to distill the most important points about each piece of your plan into an easy-to-follow format that offers everything you need to know without wasting your time. This quick-start guide can help new business owners or those considering entrepreneurship to feel empowered during the planning process.

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Comprehensive Guide to Venture Capital

Entrepreneurs send out business plan after business plan to Venture Capital firms each day hoping that they’ll catch the eye of a partner. Then they wait… and wait, and wait. How can a company with a great concept and a stellar business plan keep getting passed over by VC firms? Easy: The partners never even saw the business plan. Too often, new business owners or start-up entrepreneurs approach VC firms without knowing what makes them tick or what they do. And, to make things worse, they try to work with any firm and any partner… setting themselves up to get passed over, but not anymore! We’ve carefully researched and compiled our Comprehensive Guide to Venture Capitalists using information and tips from VC partners and insiders, to help you pinpoint the right firm, partner and approach to seal the deal and get the funding you need.

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