Small-business owners are uniquely equipped to serve in public office.
From balancing day-to-day operations and making payroll, to understanding what it takes to keep the doors open, business owners have valuable life experience that can be applied in public service.
If you’re a small-business owner looking to run for office, this guide can provide you with the basics you need to know.
The Business Candidate (PDF) is a useful resource for the many small-business owners who want to make their communities better by becoming political candidates.
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