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Simply Map

Generate maps and marketing reports using demographic, business, and consumer expenditure data.

ReferenceUSA

Get in-depth information on 24 million U.S. businesses and 235 million U.S. residents.Find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, conduct market research and more.

OneSource

In-depth business information on companies in North America, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia-Pacific as well as emerging markets, with the ability to search for companies by name, by geography or across industries.

ToolsSmall Business Development

ProQuest
Find information on starting a company, operations management, sales, and growing or rescuing a business with ProQuest Entrepreneurship.
U.S. SBA
Small Business Planner from the U.S. Small Business Administration

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