More than 500 ways to beat the odds against making it in the small business of your dreams...
*100 experts' insights and observations on business start-ups
*100 ways to obtain free government and private assistance, including a comprehensive agency directory and a guide to trade associations
*100-point checklist for assessing plans, managing risks, and overall readiness
*100 case histories of small businesses that made it
*20-step, entrepreneur's self-exam that gives you a chance to test your personal readiness to be your own boss