Starting a Business

Where to incorporate your business: A directory

If you’re going to start a business in the United States, you may think about incorporating it. You can incorporate your business with the Secretary of State’s office (or your state’s equivalent) where you have an address and plan to do business. Peep this article for all of the Secretary of State offices and their contact information.

Business Advice From Janice Bryant Howroyd

One bio I’ve been amazed by for years is that of Janice Bryant Howroyd. If you’ve never heard of her, you should Google that name. Mrs. Howroyd serves in many capacities, including as an entrepreneur, educator, ambassador, businesswoman, author, and mentor. Born in a small, segregated North Carolina town called Tarboro, she rose to become the first African-American woman to build a $1 billion business.