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A business to business directory for online, home-based and other small business owners.

Here's a guide to thousands of service and product resources for your small business, from Art to Worldwide Business Services. Our online business directory is expanding constantly, so check back often if at first you don't see what you're looking for. Add your own free listing to our small business directory, and please take a minute link back to us. Here's a description, link and logo you can use.
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A Great Idea Awaiting

Idea Seeds A great place to find business / service ideas for startups as well as existing companies

A Guide for Online Home-Based Businesses

Learn about how to start an online home-based business and earn a good income from the web. You will get information on designing a website, optimizing your site for the search engines and promoting your website. There are even motivational articles to keep you going when things get tough.


With decades of small business lending experience behind me, I can help you with your start up business plan, financing structure, marketing plan, etc. I am available for speaking engagements, seminars, and workshops. - Test your new business idea is a general planning and forecasting tool for small business managers. Try unlimited what-if scenarios with your business idea.

Business Idea Feedback for Young Entrepreneurs

Gen-Y is dedicated to helping young entrepreneurs develop their business ideas through expert feedback and community support.

Businesses for sale-Buy a Business-sell a business

Start your business search at and find the business of your dream.Thousands of businesses for sale listings by owners and business brokers. Buy a business or sell a business.Resources on business start ups,buying and selling. Includes business broker directory with contact information of brokers US wide.

Connecting inventors, entrepreneurs and expert business advisors is an online community with the sole purpose of assisting inventors and entrepreneurs find a mentor. Conversly, it provides an opportunity for a mentor to seek out an inventor or entrepreneur that is in need of an expert.

Direct Selling Business

Direct Sales - Home Party Plan resources, forums and home based career information.

Franchise Direct UK and Ireland

Franchise Direct UK & Ireland is a dedicated resource with a wide list of businesses for sale and franchise opportunities for sale. View an impressive article index relating to franchising, franchisee success stories and more

How to Be an Entrepreneur and Keep Your Sanity

Have you ever wanted to be your own boss? Well now you can be! Check out 'How to Be an Entrepreneur and Keep Your Sanity' to find out how to get started today!

IdeaExplore is a free database of over 900 business and other ideas, open to everyone to explore or submit new ideas on any topic. The goal of this public-service website is to help connect ideas and people who can use them. There is a $100 Monthly Award for the best use of an idea.

MGC Publications provides books, reports, online resources, and encouragement to those who want to turn their personal interests into their livelihood. Our guide, Ultimate Careers and Businesses, can help anyone start out or start over in the small business of their dreams. It covers hundreds of proven work at home and work from home opportunities.

Small Business Television Network (SBTV)

Small Business Television Network (SBTV) is the most comprehensive source for small business news and information. It is the first television network on the web devoted entirely to the small business market, from start-ups to established enterprises. - Insider Secrets for Starting a Successful Business

Free audio interviews featuring experienced industry experts who are willing to share their insider tips and insight about how to start a wide variety of businesses.

startup, entrepreneurs, funding, ideas, articles

Connexx Club International is a funding and venture capital resource for startup businesses. Connects investors and entrepreneurs. Plus Total Marketing services backed by 40 years experience.

Technology Ventures Corporation

Technology Ventures Corporation assists startup technology companies by providing advisors and education, identifying resources and accessing capital from investors. We help entrepreneurs in California, Nevada and New Mexico to create viable companies.

Work at Home Business Opportunities and Resources

Work at home business resource providing home based and small business start-up opportunities and resources.

Yongquan Shoes Co Ltd

We are a leading manufacturer of footwear products. We can supply all kinds of sport shoes, soccer shoes, flying shoes, skateboard shoes, golf shoes, cricket shoes, taekwondo shoes, and etc. There are women, men and children sizes available. All our product are for export.