Databases & Websites by Subject
Click On Small Business
This site provides detailed coverage of all aspects of operating a small business.
Illinois Corporate Name Database
Illinois Small Business
Print out a business start-up handbook, find licensing requirements, and link to a good selection of small business websites.
Presents a wealth of practical information on how to start and run a business.
Offers templates for business and marketing plans as well as contracts and agreements.
The National Federation of Independent Businesses is a membership organization, but its website presents invaluable free information and addresses business news specific to Illinois.
Small Business Administration
Offers assistance with starting your own business.
A good comprehensive source.
Prepared by Marty Krause, October 2011