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Start Up Guides


Guide Books (A Selective List)

Guides to Starting Specific Types of Businesses

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Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting (NAICS 11)

Manufacturing (NAICS 31-33)

Wholesale & Retail Trade (NAICS 41, 44, 45)

Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51)

Publishing; Motion picture and sound recording;  Broadcasting (except Internet); Telecommunications; Data Processing; Other Information Sources (Libraries, Internet Broadcasting and Web Search Portals).

Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54)

Legal services; Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, payroll; Architectural & engineering services; Specialized Design Services; Computer Systems Design; Video Game Design.

Scientific Research and Development Services (NAICS 5417)

Professional & Management Development (NAICS 6114)

Arts, entertainment, recreation (NAICS 71)