Tools & Resources


Idea Stage

Idea Stage

Light Bulb photoThe business hasn't taken its first breath yet; it's just an idea in the first of seven stages of life.

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Startup Stage

Startup Stage

Man with Open Sign photoA small business is born, but hasn't operated more than three years.  It exists legally and products or services are in production.  Real customers exist.

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Growth Stage

Growth Stage

Young Plant PhotoIn business three to five years.  Sales, customers and profits are increasing.  Competitive intensity is also increasing.

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Established Stage

Established Stage

King Chess photoA surviving business of more than five years.  Business is recognized in the market.  It has some loyal customers and sales growth is manageable.  life has become somewhat "business as usual."

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Expansion Stage

Expansion Stage

Global Comm. photoBusiness is expanding into new markets and distribution channels.

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Decline Stage

Decline Stage

Decline bar graphBusiness is experiencing a noticeable decrease in sales and profits.

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Exit Stage

Exit Stage

Fish jumping photoNow is the time to pass down the business as legacy or sell it for cash.

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The Tools You Need to Stay Afloat!

Tools & Resources

Tools & Resources

Templates, Outlines, Worksheets, Planning Guides and Much More!
Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

Grants, Loans, Useful Information and More!
Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Specialized Training and Seminars In-Person and Online!
Counseling

Counseling

Confidential Counseling in a Private Setting by Certified Counselors!
YouTube

KOSBE Connection Show

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