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My Weird Business: Zany Costumes

When a bright green spandex costume is the star piece of inventory for your small business, you need loyal customers.


Infographic on Starting a Catering Business

A quick visual guide to starting your catering business


Small Biz Book Club: Entrepreneurial Spirit

One small business owner learns how to focus on his business—not in it.


My Weird Small Business: Rent the Chicken

Rent a car? Sure. Rent a house? Yes. Rent poultry? Anything is possible.


7 Essential Sections of a Business Plan [infographic]

A guide to creating the best business plan


Veterans' Stories: The Drive to Get It Done

In honor of Veterans Day, NFIB presents a series of profiles featuring veterans who run successful small businesses. NFIB membe...

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