Manage your business

Run your business like a boss. Master day-to-day operations and prepare for success.

  • Manage your finances

    Maintaining proper bookkeeping can help keep your business running smoothly.
  • Hire and manage employees

    Set up a basic payroll structure and understand general state and federal labor laws.
  • Pay taxes

    Your business will need to meet federal, state and local tax obligations to stay in good standing.
  • Stay legally compliant

    Your legal obligations will depend on your business type and location.
  • Buy assets and equipment

    You may need to buy or lease assets or equipment for your business to succeed.
  • Marketing and sales

    A marketing plan can persuade consumers to buy your products and services.
  • Strengthen your cybersecurity

    Educate yourself on how cyberattacks can be a serious concern for small businesses.
  • Prepare for emergencies

    Mitigate the cost of recovery after a disaster by creating a business disaster response plan.
  • Recover from disasters

    Discover planning guidance, tips for pivoting and other resiliency resources.
  • Close or sell your business

    Create a thorough plan to transfer ownership, sell, or close your business.
  • Hire employees with disabilities

    Help your business meet their talent needs while strengthening your competitive edge.