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Small Business Owners Association of NKY
Provides and promotes opportunities for marketing, networking and education for home-based, micro and small business owners.
Accounting Software Directory
A one-stop-shop for organizations seeking top business management and accounting software solutions. The website contains a directory of 3,500+ software products, detailed software guides describing industry solutions and applications, a return-on-investment calculator, and an active blog exploring management software issues. Software evaluators looking to find out which programs are best for their needs can also utilize the free software matching service.
Xavier Entrepreneurial Center
Through our teaching, research, and outreach we develop entrepreneurial leaders who seek opportunities, act resourcefully, think creatively, and lead ethically to make a difference in their organizations and in the world.
UC Center for Entrepreneurship
To create a world-class center for entrepreneurship education, research, and service. Provide a forum to educate students who seek to create jobs rather than just have one. Advocate creating economic value through new venture creation.
Institute for Entrepreneurship - Miami Univ.
The center emphasizes action learning involving a feedback loop where students learn, do, reflect, and grow. To develop students’ entrepreneurial mindset, the center encourages students to start thinking and acting like entrepreneurs and provides students with a range of opportunities and experiences associated with entrepreneurship in many contexts.
NKU Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Maximizes learning opportunties for entrepreneurially inclined students and businesses in the region.
Blue Ash Business Association
A business and civic organization whose mission is to promote, enhance, and improve both the Blue Ash business environment and the community in general.
Loans and Grants
Descriptions of specific loan and grant programs for small businesses - from SBA
Choosing the Right Bank
Steps to choosing a supportive banking institution - from INC
NKU Family Business Center
Fosters the growth and preservation of privately-held and family-owned businesses in the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati metropolitan region.
A leading educational and informational resource center for family and closely held businesses.
12 Tax Deductions for Small Business
Common deductions to think about at tax time - from Bankrate
Private Company Financial Reporting Committee - Under the FASB
Committee in FASB to deal with Financial reporting by Private Companies
Ohio Society of CPAs
State society for accountants with CPA certification.
Kentucky Society of CPAs
State society for accountants with CPA certification
Institute of Management Accountants
Provides educational and professional certification for corporate accountants in both public and privately held companies
National organization that sets rules for public accounting firms.
National SCORE website with resources from other areas
SCORE - Cincinnati, Chapter 34
SCORE Consultants - local chapter
IRS Small Business website
Small business and Self-Employed One Stop resource
IRS Home Page
FAQs, Get forms, Inquiries about tax issues
Cincinnati Public Library - Business site
Business sites of the TriState Area. Two databases are available focused on the small business need - Small Business Resource Center - Information on starting and running a business - including accounting, HR, Finance, Management, Marketing, Pricing, product development, tax planning, etc. The second data base - Demographics Now - provides timely and comprehensive market information analysis, including US Census data, demographic maps and geographic analysis.