Introducing StartingUp Now!
Learn business essentials using real-life scenarios and advice from industry experts to provide critical guidance through each aspect of business development.
Introducing SUN Suite business planning apps
Get and stay organized with the New SUN Suite family of custom-designed apps to keep your business moving in the right direction. You can create a free account. App packages vary in price.
Virtual or In-Person Facilitator Training
Learn to use the StartingUp Now resources to launch your own business or to coach, train, and lead other entrepreneurs in launching and growing profitable businesses.
Great business ideas need
strategy to get started
More resources make knowledge your power
These tools work with the SUN curriculum to create a solid business plan, provide essential advice from top business owners, plus fun ways to help your business grow.
We simplify the process
for business success
Create a model of self-sustainability whether you are a nonprofit,
for-profit or social enterprise
Build a business or organization that generates wealth for the future
Understand the basic functions of business and financials
to be a more informed leader
Move from dependency to a sustainable future
using our tried and true models
Our Stats Thus Far And Counting
What People Are Saying About StartingUp Now
"No more excuses! StartingUp Now is your blue print for business creation that will become a lasting resource to turn your idea into your future.”
—Jeffrey Weber, Entrepreneur & Author of IDEA to Exit
“The bite-size chunks of information, flexible format, and mobile access make this guide more relevant and useful for today’s entrepreneurs.”
—Raman Chadha, Executive Director & Clinical Professor DePaul University, Coleman Entrepreneurship Center
“The StartingUp Skill Center lets me interact with other students who own their business. We share ideas, links, and tips online. I’ve met people, other kids actually, interested in owning their own business from around the world.”
—William, High School Student Business Owner
"I’ve read many books on business development
and this resource is one of the best new books on the market. As a pastor, I feel this tool will be useful as our board of leaders embark on strategic planning for the ministry.”
—Dr. Hazel A. King, President, H.A. King & Associates, Inc. / Pastor, Greater Faith Ministries International