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VIDEO: Resources for Small Businesses with AARP and the Small Business Administration

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Thinking of starting your own business? Have a great concept but no idea where to begin?

We recently invited Bob Nelson, Massachusetts District Director for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), to sit down with Kara Cohen, Community Outreach Director for AARP Massachusetts, to discuss free resources for entrepreneurs, including training, mentoring, loan and financing information, and more.

Watch the video here, and check out the links below to the numerous free resources available to help small business owners, from both AARP and the SBA.


AARP 50+ Entrepreneurship

10 Steps to Starting a Small Business

QUIZ: Do You Know What it Takes to Start Your Own Business?

VIDEO: Write a Winning Business Plan

VIDEO: Getting Your Business Financed

VIDEO: Tips for Marketing Your Business

Starting a Small Business: Includes Small Business Funding; Entrepreneurship Resources; and more.


U.S. Small Business Administration

U.S. Small Business Administration - Massachusetts District 

SBA Learning Center (Classroom/Training)


Center for Women & Enterprise

Massachusetts Small Business Development Centers

Veteran's Resource Center

SBA Lending Center

SBA Loans and Grants Information








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