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Office Supplies

Banner Exchange

Office Supplies

Competitive Research

Payment Systems

Disaster Recovery

Project Management

Document Management


E-Commerce Mailing Lists

Sticky Sites 

E-mail Lists

Software Downloads

E-mail Marketing

Technology and Business Research

Entrepreneur Resources

Technology - Developer Resources

Expert Advice

Technology - News, Company and Product Information

Government Resources

Technology - Security Information

Human Resource

Technology - Support Information


Technology - Tools


Technology - Web site Scripting Resources Information


Trademark and Patent Information

Media Links


Entrepreneur Resources An online community where business owners access actionable information, expert answers, and comprehensive services.
Idea Cafe Extensive startup resources.
IBM - Startup Resources Extensive startup resources from IBM. The ultimate small business resource!
dbusiness Local business news coverage
AllBusiness Comprehensive Human Resource materials that can be quickly downloaded, sales and marketing solutions, expert advice on numerous Internet and technology issues.
MoreBusiness Another detailed site for entrepreneurs with lots of resources.
Bizbuyer Find sellers of business products and services. From computers to telecommunication services, from insurance to professional services, the process of identifying sellers and generating and comparing quotes.

Wall Street Journal Startup  The site is updated every business day, providing readers with timely news and insights. Other features include searchable databases of business opportunities, franchise offerings, companies for sale, and more. You can even build a first draft of your business plan and get fast and easy answers to your basic startup questions in the "Startup Q & A" section or get career counseling and advice from HR and career professionals. This applications service provider offers small businesses the tools and applications they need to get online. Companies can build Web sites and e-commerce storefronts, address communications needs and facilitate collaboration. Site statistics and measurement features are included, as are tools to monitor and track inventory. The free package for small businesses includes 5 user licenses and 15 Web pages, plus 15 personal pages and Intranet services. Provides up to date information on obtaining capital, gaining support, finding government programs, and getting expert help.

vcapital.comThe official word is "vcapital helps entrepreneurs raise capital and take their businesses to the next level. They equip entrepreneurs with the tools they need to succeed: a clearinghouse that connects them with our network of investors, a supportive community based on common experiences and expert advice, and key products and services. " Reality check - not very effective but a good source for information.

Starting or running a business? focuses on information, products, services, and online tools -- aggregated from a variety of sources -- for virtually every business or management task. They do the legwork to find and select the best content and have organized it into categories
The Center for Entrepreneurial LeadershipThe Kauffman Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership promotes the growth of entrepreneurship in America. The Center's Entrepreneur Training Institute sponsors education, training and research initiatives targeted to the needs of adult entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship support systems.
The premier online resource for small business ownersRecognized by USA Today, Forbes, Inc. and Fast Company as a premier online resource for small business owners, the EntreWorld search engine delivers the best and most useful information, guidance and contacts for you, the entrepreneur.
The Electronic Commerce Guide

The Small Business Advisor Another site focused on starting a business.  Protect your trademark name in 3 steps.

Small Business Administration  The U.S. Small Business Administration, established in 1953, provides financial, technical and management assistance to help Americans start, run, and grow their businesses. With a portfolio of business loans, loan guarantees and disaster loans worth more than $45 billion, in addition to a venture capital portfolio of $13 billion, SBA is the nation's largest single financial backer of small businesses. Last year, the SBA offered management and technical assistance to more than one M small business owners. The SBA also plays a major role in the government's disaster relief efforts by making low-interest recovery loans to both homeowners and businesses.

Yahoo!   Yahoo small business center

Start A Business.Com Trademark services, IRS information and state fees.

Business Resource Software: Business Plan and Marketing Plan Software

Incorporate Online!  You can incorporate your business in any state online.

  Government Resources
Price's List of Lists A lists of lists on just about anything including different people, organizations, companies, products and everything else! Complete federal and state tax forms and information.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Travel health information including recommended vaccines
Environmental WebDirectory Amazing Environmental Directory
White House - Great web site.
U.S. House of Representatives
Federal Depository Libraries Tons of U.S. Government Databases
Government, Law, and Society
IRS IRS Forms and Information
Passport Services
Social Security
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet
United States Postal Service Locate Any Post Office, Buy Stamps.
U. S. Bureau of the Census Data About the People and Economy of the US.
  Trademark and Patent Information
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Offers forms to apply for patents, information on patent fees and review procedures, as well as legal information. Best site!
Intellectual Property Law Answers some Frequently Asked Questions about Intellectual Property Rights and gives general information about patents.

The European Patent Office Ccontains information about EPO activities and provides links with the national patent office of your country. You can search the European Patent Attorney database to find a patent attorney who can defend your intellectual property rights.

  Technology - News, Company and Product Information is broad in the same way that is, but it's much better organized. The site features product information and comparisons, articles, tech news, tech-job notices, how-to instructions, and even product auctions. In addition to doing broad product searches, visitors can display "Editors' Choice" picks and lists of the most popular products in various categories. 

Another favorite place to start! There are 12 channels: Internet Technology, Ecommerce / Marketing, Web Developer, Windows Internet, Linux / Open Source, Internet, ISP Resources, Internet Lists, Downloads, International, Internet News, Internet Investing, ASP Resources and Wireless Internet.
TechInfoCenter  On-line community that provides its members with information, education, and guidance to help them create successful e-business solutions.
Price Watch(tm) - Best Street Price Search Engine for Technology Products
The Thomas Register  Directory of American Manufacturers. Research products and companies.
Future Technology CPU Site This site offers processor news, reviews, and previews.
Network Buyer's Guide  An information center with a buyer's guides covering hardware, software, services, and training. You won't find reviews or ratings, but the company information and the collections of links are excellent.
Thin Planet  Information on developments in thin-client computing, news, opinions, and discussion areas.
Productopia A consumer-oriented, all-purpose repository of information on all types of products, including cars, appliances, clothing, and more. Features a unique set of business-to-business buying tools.
TechShopper A handy way to research and NOT buy from a single site. The search engine does not return accurate results.
Dealtime One-site searches for a product's price and availability on multiple other sites.
Mysimon One-site searches for a product's price and availability on multiple other sites.
Buycomp A complete range of computer products, including hardware, software, and networking options.
CDW A complete range of computer products, including hardware, software, and networking options.
ZDNet Lots of product information and articles; links to buying sites with in-depth articles and analysis.

Tom's Hardware Guide Lots of information on the latest hardware releases and corporate announcements as well as editorials on IT events and numerous benchmark tests of hardware performance.

  Technology - Developer Resources
Web Monkey - Tips on JavaScript, ASP, and Perl as well as JAVA, XML, style sheet, and cold fusion information. - Directories THE site for developers.
  Technology - Web site Scripting Resources Information A great collection of links to useful resources for webmasters, information about affiliate programs, links to Internet business resources, reviews of the latest web design books. The place to go to make a web site come together!
Glazier Systems' Windows Script Host Comprehensive resource for WSH, OLE Automaton, and COM objects.
Matt's Script Archive A very good resource for free Perl CGI scripts and HTML script templates. All the scripts have working demos. Offers a multitude of Active Server Pages resources, including free lessons, recommended books, and free code.
Windows Script Technology Documentation, downloads, FAQs, links, and resources for JScript, VBScript, Debugging, Remote Scripting, and other Microsoft script tools and applications.
Win32 Scripting  Featured Scripts section containing the best of the best.
  Technology and Business Research
SolutionCentral IT professionals and services marketplace. Products, services, technical training and technical solutions.
Gartner Group - Provides business technology research, consumer and market intelligence, consulting, conferences and decision-making tools.
ACM, The First Society Computing - ACM provides a forum for the exchange of information, ideas, and discoveries. ACM serves a membership of more than 80,000 computing professionals in more than 100 countries in all areas of industry, academia, and government.
American Demographics / Marketing Tools The Source for Information Technology Analysis and Research - Bitpipe helps IT professionals retrieve vendor-produced IT literature on the Web. Bitpipe is a search engine and distribution network of analyst reports and vendor-produced, technical literature, such as product literature, white papers, case studies, documentation, and technical specifications.

BizWeb - A web business guide to 44141 companies listed in 202 categories.

BSI Standards Electronic Catalogue Certification, product testing, standards definition
BOMA - BOMA offers comprehensive industry research & office building performance data and publications, products, and services to assist the owners and managers of commercial office space to become more expert, professional and accomplished in creating better tenant environments and more stable investments for world capital.
CAFM - Computer Aided Facilities Management

CIO Detailed Technology Research Papers

Comdisco, Inc. (CDO) - Managing Technology in the Face of Change
Computer World Information on Technical Jobs and Research Papers
Consumer Information Center free on-line consumer information
Gartner Group Inc. leader in providing business technology research, consumer and market intelligence, consulting, conferences and decision-making tools.

Gil Gordon Associates Everything you want to know about telecommuting, teleworking, the virtual office, and related topics.

Handbook of Operating Procedures
IEEE Links to Every Technological Society
Internet Sourcebook Detailed profiles of over 2,000 top technology companies, including contact info, executives, products, and recent news and announcements
ISC2 CISSP Complete Technology Security Information

Ohio State University Technology reports

Reference links - Training

Search the Census Bureau
Silicon Valley Chapter of IFMA Certification!!!! Detailed Facilities Management Site
STAT-USA Internet
SUN Massive Research White Paper Site

Techguide A great site for research papers on many topics

Tech Web Complete, detailed information and all technologies!!!!!!
Technical Papers

The Rheinner Group A great site for research papers on many topics

Unicomp Laboratories A research site that provides detailed information on just about everything

VTT Technical Research Center of Finland VTT, the Technical Research Center of Finland, is an impartial expert organization that carries out technical and economic research and development work
Web Central
Web Review - Managing Your Mailing Lists Reviews of technologies and software
Welcom White Papers Collection of white papers, which cover a variety of project management software topics
White Papers
WWW Project Management Forum
  Technology - Tools
CCRP The Common Controls Replacement Project offers faster, more fully featured, and free controls you can use in place of the standard Microsoft controls.
Jumbo A software site with a business section that includes tools for accounting, databases, information organization, marketing, and project management.
Microsoft's Office 2000 Resource Kit You can download tools directly from the Web site instead of buying the CD. You also can read HTML versions of the pages from the hardcopy manual.
Mouselmp A tool that makes it easy to scroll through windows and helps you use your conventional mouse more efficiently.
NONAGS Offers Windows freeware and shareware in only two categories-Internet and general-but the site focuses on software that won't nag you with insistent registration messages.
PDAcentral Features a well-organized shareware collection with tools for all types of little machines.
Phil's GUI Page Programmer Philip V. Neves offers links to free high-quality Xwindows APIs application program interfaces you can use in a UNIX environment. A quick, efficient site with shareware and freeware for Palm and WinCE devices as well as the Mac and PC platforms.
Softseek Features editors' picks, top downloads, and new releases. The business category is worth browsing. You can search an individual category or the entire site. U.S Follow the Products link to browse anti-virus protection tools. The Downloads link takes you to a page where you can obtain evaluation copies of products.

  Technology - Security Information This is anti-hacking site receives almost 500 hack attempts per hour, so it must be doing something right. The site offers information on hacker exploits and many other services that will be of interest to those in charge of network security.
Computer Incident Advisory Capability Provides excellent security tips. Also offers information on e-mail chain letters and other Web-based hoaxes.
SANS Institute Online Offers events calendars, reports, salary surveys, and other information from the SANS System Administration, Networking, and Security Institute. Services and free information on security issues-including planning, implementation, and management of secure networks.
  Technology - Support Information
Bud's Win95 and Win98 Tips and Troubleshooter An extensive collection of software and hardware tips and resources. Look in the My Favorite Utilities section for cool treats for computer geeks. Provides links to hundreds of computer-related documents and other sites covering a wide variety of systems. This site is the result of hundreds of support pros volunteering their expertise to give free online answers to technical questions. Topics and platforms supported include Macintosh, OS/2, Windows, BeOS, Linux/UNIX, Web/HTML, and Palm Pilot. Just click one of those links, fill out a brief form, and submit your question.

Help Desk Institute Help Desk Institute (HDI) provides targeted information about the technologies, tools, and trends of the help desk and customer support industry.

Tek-Tips® is a web community where computer professionals meet and talk.
  Media Links
Financial Times 
PR Newswire
Society Of American Business Editors and Writers
  Document Management
AIIM Association for Information and Image Management International
Optika Vendor that provides solutions for PRODUCTION IMAGING, DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT, COLD and WORKFLOW
DIINE Knowledge Management Expo A listing of all knowledge management vendors and events.
The Rheinner Group  Issues associated with the planning, specification and design of an imaging solution
Document Management Document Imaging Vendor List

Overview of Document Management Technology

  E-Commerce Mailing Lists

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  Project Management
CIPPM® Center  CIPPM is an international association and center of advanced communication, research, and learning for professional project managers and those interested in project management.
Spottydog's Project Management Website Detailed project management web site.
Low Risk Project Management Project Management Teaching Site
Project Management Institute(PMI)  PMI establishes Project Management standards, provides seminars, educational programs and professional certification

ProjectNet Project Management Resource Site

Project Management Forum Detailed Project Management Information

The APM & The APM Group The Association for Project Management

The WWW Security FAQ

  Disaster Recovery
ASIS Online
Business Continuity Planners Association
Contingency Planning Expo
Disaster Resource Guide
GartnerGroup Interactive Home
ICSA Information Security Magazine
  Expert Advice
  Payment Systems
Atel [new] - Fast equipment financing.
  Banner Exchange [new] - one for one banner exchange program.
123Banners - offers targeted banner exchange services.
Ad Cycle
Ad Swap
Amiga Web Network
Australian Banner Link Exchange - includes a Sydney sub-exchange.
BannerWomen - banner advertising and exchange for targeting women online.
BetterDeals - free network offers targeting by content and/or geography.
Cowleys Australian Banner Bank - original Australian banner exchange network.
CyberLink Exchange
Disney Banner Network - free banner exchange for Disney sites.
Free Banner Exchange MegaList - banner exchange guide which is indexed by targeting, geography, credit ratio, and technical requirements.
Free Banners
FreeMall Banner Exchange
GSAnet Banner Swap - provides up to a 1:1 display ratio.
Home and Garden Banner Exchange - exclusively dedicated to home and garden related sites.
Free web advertising system offering targeted exchange of web advertisement banners.
i-Stores Banner Exchange - e-commerce targeted.
InterLink UK - free exposures, daily statistics, IP/URL tracking, and more.
Jassan Banner X'Change - display the banners of the member sites to earn credits towards getting your own banner shown.
Link Trader
LinkBuddies - banner exchange program with targeted marketing, hourly statistics and commercial size banners. 4 to 3 exchange rate is available.
LinkMedia Network
Looksmart Clicks - one-for-one banner exchange network.
Malaysia Banner Exchange - advertising exchanges for web site promotion.
Metallica X Change - a MetallicA banner x-change. - banner ad exchange for finance websites.
MS-Links Exchange - targeted banner advertising.
Net-On's Banner Exchange
Paramount Banner Network - offers banner exchange, chat, and a range of other cyberservices.
PegasoWeb - free reciprocal banner advertising. Also offers Engenius, software that automatically helps web site owners to improve their position on search engines listings.
PostMaster Banner Network - business to business, technology oriented banner network.
Raleigh Banner Exchange - free banner advertising for businesses in Raleigh and Wake County, North Carolina.
SmartClicks - promote your site with free targeted banner advertising.
Teen Starlet Banner Exchange
TradeBanners - banner advertising network.
Web Affects - offers 1 to 1 banner exchange service and web hosting.
Web Site Banner Advertising - an introduction.
Web Site Banner Advertising Introduction/Overview - contains information and links for beginners as well as experienced users.
Web-Resources Exchange - offers members targeted banner ads at 4:3 ratio.
Webmaster Exchange - free banner and button exchange only for sites with content of interest to webmasters.
Western Links - promoting sites with a western theme, from agriculture to horses.
WorldVillage Banner Exchange - featuring only family-friendly sites.
Associate-it  The Ultimate Directory Of Affiliate and Associate Programs
Association for Postal Commerce   The latest news of the Postal world
Cash Pile - Affiliate program directory.
Top 10 Affiliates - Affiliate program directory.
  Marketing thousands of on-line articles about effective Web marketing and to on-line resources for business. One of the most comprehensive Web marketing site of its kind on the Internet.
News Blaster Complete PR for startups.
Green Book Information on several marketing research companies from all around the world indexed and cross-indexed in different ways. Which means you can search for facilities and services using multiple criteria including: company name, research services offered, market specialties, industry specialties, computer programs, trademarked products and services, geographic location and key personnel listings.
SRDS The leading provider of media rates and data for the advertising industry. Provides comprehensive coverage of traditional media--such as magazines, newspapers, television and radio--as well as online, out-of-home and direct marketing.
DM News THE place to start for direct marketing news and resources.
  Sticky Sites
Sticky Web Sites
  Software Downloads Good download site.
CNET One of the BEST sites for downloads.
TUCOWS One of the BEST sites for downloads.
ePolicy - Small business insurance.
  E-mail Lists
Topica - free Internet service that allows you to easily find, manage and participate in email lists.
Competitive Research [new]
Dun & Bradstreet Credit report or other financial information on a potential customer or suppliers.
Dataquest Part of the Gartner Group
Juniper Research Extensive Internet and technology market research
Forrester Research Extensive market research
American Society of Association Executives Need to find an association serving your industry?
SEC Company specific financial information.
U.S. Federal Government Agencies Directory Statistics from hundreds of agencies maintained by Louisiana State University.
Fed Stats Statistics from more than 70 agencies in the United States Federal Government.
U.S. Census Bureau Click on "1997 Economic Census" and explore the vast data accumulated on the U.S. economy -- even the number, type, and average sales of businesses in your community
Spyonit They can track newsgroups, changes to any Web pages, stock reports and other resources.
Company Sleuth You can register up to 10 companies and receive investment related information.
Powerize Search engine clipping service that monitors many different media channels.
Hoovers Company financials, profiles, officers, and resources.
  Office Supplies [new]
  Human Resource HR [new]
Simpata Manage human resources, benefits and payroll through the Internet.
Society for Human Resource Management - Policies and guidelines on compensation benefits, legal issues, labor relations, recruitment, gov. issues. Connects job seekers with high tech startups. Both high tech firms and job seekers can join for free and network with the online entrepreneurial community. The system will guide job seekers to startup situations that match their career goals and tolerance for risk. Startups are asked to provide an insider's view of their company and can use the site to recruit highly experienced business and technical people.

Claims to be the IT portal - offering quality jobs, skills training, professional certification, career enhancement and peer tech support.
Online Benefits - Easily create a company web site on employee benefits including medical, dental and retirement plan information.

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