Entrepreneur
Educational Links

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Startup Finances:

 SBIR Grants

 http://www.sbir.gov/
 http://www.zyn.com

 SBA Loans

 www.cdcloans.com/


Community Opportunities:


Second San Diego Cleantech Initiative
(limited time to apply)

http://www.vonliebig.ucsd.edu/services/services_seed/clean2010.shtml


Capital & Funding:


 Business Valuations

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/CompanyValuationGuide.pdf

 Angel Investing

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/Angels%20-%20Combined%20PPT_TCA_09%2023%2009.pdf

 Term Sheets

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/ProFormaSeriesB_TermSheet.pdf


Startup IT, Facilities, Insurance:

Office Planning

 http://www.myofficetransitiontool.com


General Entrepreneurship:

Sample Business Plan

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/Springboard_Business_Plan_Guide.pdf


Startup HR:

U.S. Department of Labor

 http://www.dol.gov/
California State Employment Laws  http://www.ca.gov/Employment/LawsAndRegs.html
California Chamber of Commerce  http://www.calchamber.com
Human Resources  http://hr.blr.com/


Entrepreneurial Education:

Connect Springboard

 http://www.connect.org/programs/springboard/

Connect Frameworks

 http://www.connect.org/education/frameworks/

The Funded Founder Institute

 http://www.founderinstitute.com/posts

San Diego Chamber of Commerce Events

 http://sdchamber.org/events/ChamberEvents.php
Rady School of Management (UCSD) Center for Executive Development  http://management.ucsd.edu/exec/
Entrepreneurial Management Center (SDSU)  http://www-rohan.sdsu.edu/dept/emc/
BioCom Career Center  http://www.biocom.org/workforce_development/career_center/
Technology Council of Southern California http://www.tcosc.org 
San Diego Venture Group Events  http://www.sdvg.org/calendar/
San Diego Software Industry Council  http://www.sdsic.org/
CommNexus NextStage  http://www.commnexus.org/programs/nextstage/
CommNexus MarketLink  http://www.commnexus.org/programs/marketlink/


Other business development:

 Sample Presentations

 http://www.connect.org/resources/guide/

Sample Exec Summaries

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/MindTouchExecSummary.pdf
http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/RemoraExecutiveSummary.pdf

 Due Diligence

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/DueDiligenceChecklist.pdf


Misc Resources:

 Center Group Consulting

 http://www.centergroupconsulting.com/

 Secretary of State Website

 http://www.sos.ca.gov/business/be/forms.htm

 10 Common Mistakes

 http://www.connect.org/resources/docs/10%20common%20mistakes.pdf