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Entrepreneurship and Innovation

This guide is a collection of resources on various aspects of entrepreneurship. It is meant to be a helpful resource for business students enrolled in entrepreneurship programs primarily.

Additional recommended websites

US Small Business Administration

  • Business guide
  • Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy – provides research on small businesses in the US, economic reports and studies, state profiles and more.
  • Small Business Administration Office of Women's Business Ownership  Resources
  • Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs

US Minority Business Development Agency

  • Research & data - Repository of research reports, fact sheets, and other publications on critical issues about minority business enterprises (MBEs) for entrepreneurs, service delivery providers, policymakers, and other stakeholders.


EY & University of St Gallen

Florida Small Business

  • provides a guide covering the documents and registrations required by the Florida Division of Corporations.

Florida Small Business Development Centers

  • free consulting services; they can produce a broad range of financial, market and demographic research reports customized to specific industries, along with studies and reports on small business data and trends. Application to get started to be made on the website.  

Florida Women's Business Center

  • FLWBC’s primary objectives are to provide: training, counseling, mentoring, resources, referrals, and support to women entrepreneurs.

Global Entrepreneurship Research Association



Small Business & Entrepreneurial Council



Harvard Business Review


Y Combinator and Stanford University


Business search engine

Enter keywords in the field above to search more than twenty business-related periodicals.  

These resources were chosen because they are from respected organizations with a primary focus on business. Note that some of these sources, such as Harvard Business Review, have a limited access if you don’t have a subscription. If you are unable to open an article from the search results, search for the article title in the Alvin Sherman Library catalog.

For peer-reviewed journal articles, literature reviews, and primary source material, utilize the business databases on the Alvin Sherman Library website.

The Atlantic Fast Company Inc New York Times Wall Street Journal
Bloomberg Financial Times International Business Times NPR's Planet Money podcast Wired
Business Insider Forbes MarketWatch SeekingAlpha  
CNN Money Fortune Money Training Magazine Network  
Entrepreneur Harvard Business Review The Motley Fool Trend Hunter