Tools for Business


Tools for Business


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Welcome to the Omaha Business Community!

These resources will help you with starting and growing your business. All businesses are encouraged to visit the SBDC - where you will receive one-on-one help for business plans, research, financing, strategic planning, and much more.

Start a Business

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First Steps in Starting a Business

 

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    • Business Tune-Up

      Track your business' progress with this series of tune-ups. Your information is private; no one has access to it.

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Topic Clusters

 

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  • Business Tune-Up

  • SWOT

  • Customer Retention

Grow your Business

Manage your Business

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5 Minute Breathing Exercise with Music to lower stress

 

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  • Business Tune-Up

  • SWOT

  • Customer Retention

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Proper Worker Classification from the IRS

 

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  • Business Tune-UP: HR

  • Create a Healthy Workplace

Hire Employees

Business & Employee Training

  • Business Entity Wizard
    • The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

      Entity Wizard

      The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

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Soft Skills

 

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  • Business Entity Wizard
    • The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

      Entity Wizard

      The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

  • Business Entity Wizard
    • The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

      Entity Wizard

      The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

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    • What's Your Footprint

      Calculate your Business' Carbon and Water Footprint

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Greening your Business

Financing/Managing Money

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Simplifying Small Business Funding

 

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  • Business Tune-Up

    Track your business' progress with this series of tune-ups. Your information is private; no one has access to it.

    Email address
  • Business Entity Wizard
    • The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

      Entity Wizard

      The answers to a few questions usually determines the best business entity for you.

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CyberPrivacy Parable

 

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    • Business Tune-Up

      Track your business' progress with this series of tune-ups. Your information is private; no one has access to it.

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    • Prevent Fraud

      Protect your Business from Fraud. It happens more than you think.

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Protect your Business

Government Requirements

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Legal Requirements for Small Businesses

 

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    • Business Tune-Up

      Track your business' progress with this series of tune-ups. Your information is private; no one has access to it.

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Encore Entrepreneurship for Women

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Your Assessment

  • Characteristics of "Best in Your Industry"

  • New Ideas

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  • Threats to your Industry

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    Contracting Opportunities for Veterans

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    Your Assessment

    • Characteristics of "Best in Your Industry"

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  • Agriculture

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    Interpreting Financial Statements and Measures in Agriculture
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    • Characteristics of "Best in Your Industry"

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    Lab Safety Lesson 2: Safety Equipment
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  • Videos

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    Your Assessment

    • Characteristics of "Best in Your Industry"

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    Fall Protection
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    QuickBooks for Construction Contractors

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    Your Assessment

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    Your Assessment

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  • Food Processing

    Sell Globally

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    Doing Business in South Korea

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    Your Assessment

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  • Videos

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    Online courses

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    Your Assessment

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    Online courses

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    Your Assessment

    • Characteristics of "Best in Your Industry"

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    Truck Loading: Safety Video
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    Your Assessment

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    Safety in a ManufacturingEnvironment

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    Manufacturing Applications

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    Your Assessment

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    Commercial Kitchen Safety
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    Secrets of the Caterer

    Your Assessment

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  • Restaurants/Tourism

    Retail

    Markup Calculator 

    List Price Markdown Calculator 

    Layaway Calculator 

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    Courage to Coach - Retail
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    Your Assessment

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    How to Market to the Government

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    Your Assessment

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  • Selling to Government