Small Business Community: Resources and Tools

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In any economy, small businesses represent a vibrant part of the business community. And who better to learn from than your small business community peers? We encourage you to explore the small business community and online resource sites available to you and join in the business conversation. Your next great idea may just come from another small business!

We are looking for sites that host an engaging business conversation that is relevant to small businesses. Do you have an online small business community or forum you recommend we feature? Send us an email at [email protected].

Take Part in the Business Conversation

  • For small business conversation, news and advice for managers, follow us on Twitter at External link.
  • Additional workplace news and advice relevant to the small business community is available through our many Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter feeds, all of which can be accessed at External link.
  • StartupNation External link - is a free service founded by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, and is a leading content and community resource for small businesses.
  • Intuit Community External link - Valuable tools and resources for Intuit customers and small business owners.

Small Business Twitter Feeds

  • @smallbizhiring External link - A Robert Half Twitter feed dedicated to small business hiring and staffing advice and trends
  • @OPENForum External link - The latest headlines, ideas and insights from OPEN Forum, a premier business community by American Express OPEN
  • @smallbiztrends External link - Small Business Trends, an online small business community reaching over 250,000 each month.
  • @InfoWeekSMB External link - Technology for small and midsize businesses
  • @nfib External link - America's leading small business association.
  • @NYTSmallBiz External link - A place for engaging business conversation, where small business owners can compare notes, ask questions, get advice, and learn from one another's mistakes.
  • @Inc External link - The magazine for entrepreneurs.
  • @smallbusiness External link - Small business news and tweets from

Small Business Bloggers

Small Business Resources