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Junior Achievement Worldwide and the Small Business Administration have teamed to encourage youth entrepreneurship. MindYourOwnBiz.org has been launched by these organizations so that aspiring young entrepreneurs can connect to information, mentors, tutorials, and success stories. It provides five links that are steps on business ownership that can take teens from “brainstorm to business” and to live the dream of owning a business.

SBA Tutorial 
Training courses from the Small Business Administration on the many phases of developing a business opportunity.

SBA Young Entrepreneurs 
Introducing a link on the Small Business Administration website that is strictly for young entrepreneurs. It provides an introduction to the world of small business ownership. It also suggests ideas for business and includes the pathway to creating one. In addition, visitors to the website can meet successful young entrepreneurs, learn about their business enterprise, and, perhaps, become motivated to create a business opportunity. 

The website of SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, presents free online workshops.  Among the topics are:  Business Planning, Making Your Business Competitive, Legal Considerations, Growing Your Business, Managing Your Finances, and Web and Marketing.  In addition there are special workshops and webinars.  Many are available in Spanish.