Acutity Scheduling is a meeting scheduling platform that allows you to sync your calendars, accept online payments for meetings, reduce no-shows, allows you to meet clients anywhere, easily share your calendar, create pre-meeting forms to gather information as well as customize everything to match your brand. I love this tool it has made scheduling so easy as a small business owner. Click here to learn more. (CL)
AppSumo is the most useful platform I have found in my journey to being an entrepreneur. Its main goal is reducing your business cost by providing you cost effective products to make business easier. And the best part is alot of the services are offered as lifetime deals. Yes, you heard me, lifetime deals, one payment to use the service for a lifetime. Click here to learn more. (CL)
This search engine allows you to search the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) database of registered trademarks and prior pending applications to find marks that may prevent registration due to a likelihood of confision refusal. Click here to search
Ever plan or hope to do business with the Government? Do you want to recieve grant money? If so, in order to be paid you must be registered on SAM. The registration is free. You will be provided a Commercial And Government Entity (CAGE) Code as well as a Unique Entity Identifier (UEI)- which replaced the DUNS number as of April 4, 2022- to identify you as a supplier of services or goods. Click here to register.
Do you need business consulting, information about business taxes, business accounting, business formation, accessing capital, marketing, etc? Contact your local SBDC. Depending on your area many services provided are free of charge. They have nearly 1,000 centers across the nation. Click here to find your local SBDC.
Ninety-four Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) – with over 300 local offices. PTACs are the bridge between buyer and supplier, bringing to bear their knowledge of both government contracting and the capabilities of contractors to maximize fast, reliable service to our government with better quality and at lower costs.Click here to find your local PTAC office.
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy. Click here to find your NAICS code.
USASpending tracks government spending through contracts awarded. This searchable database contains information for each federal contract. You can use this information to help identify procurement trends within the government and potential opportunities. Click here to find USASpending stats for your industry.