Focusing on Your Industry

Whether you are starting a new business or running an existing business, considerations and requirements may vary by industry. BizFilings has partnered with Business Owner's Toolkit® to create Guides to Starting and Running a Business in particular industries. These guides are available for free download to BizFilings' customers and website visitors.


A Guide to Starting and Running a Consulting Business

From your role as the owner of a consulting business to marketing your business, learn about the special considerations for starting and running a consulting business.

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A Guide to Starting and Running a Freelancing Business

Whether you are considering starting a freelancing business or already operate one, this guide covers topics such as securing insurance, charging for your work and going full-time with your freelancing business.

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A Guide to Starting and Running a Home-Based Business

This guide covers topics ranging from staying clear of scams and navigating local zoning rules to the tax benefits of running a home-based business.

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A Guide to Starting and Running a Manufacturing Business

From choosing your manufacturing production process to financing your business, this guide outlines the unique aspects of starting and running a manufacturing business.

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A Guide to Starting and Running a Nonprofit Organization

This guide will help you understand the unique aspects of starting and running a nonprofit organization, from navigating state and federal regulatory issues to fundraising.

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A Guide to Starting and Running a Woman-Owned Business

While many women own and run their own businesses, not all choose to seek the designation of a woman-owned business. This guide outlines special considerations for starting and running a woman-owned business, from networking and resources to the certification process.

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