Entrepreneurship

  • Tips [PDF] on how to turn your idea into a sustainable business.
  • Tips [PDF] on how to present to investors.
  • The Lean Startup by Eric Ries. Advice on "how entrepreneurs use continuous innovation to create radically successful businesses."
  • Small Business Development Center – Provides resources to help entrepreneurs create, transform, and grow their businesses.
  • Tech Collective – The technology industry association of Rhode Island provides a wide range of resources, including forums, networking events, training, collaboration opportunities, career services, and more.
  • Providence Geeks – A network of Rhode Island's digital innovators that aims to help them connect and collaborate.
  • Eight Great Mistakes to Avoid [PDF] – This insightful article by David Cappillo of Goodwin Procter LLP provides sage
  • StartUp Complete – Online site business network that brings together the most promising university entrepreneurs and enables them to network, find partners, and connect with Service Providers, Advisors, Mentors, Recruiters, potential Investors and the  resources that will help them succeed.
  • www.inc.com – An information-packed website dealing with every business issue.
  • www.morebusiness.com – Online resource for entrepreneurs just getting started.
  • New Venture Creation: Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century by Jeffry A. Timmons
  • Entrepreneurship: Back to Basics by Gordon B. Baty and Michael S. Blake