The following websites include a variety of
useful articles and other resources concerning business partnerships. If
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Inc.com. This on-line resource for entrepreneurs provides a guide
to establishing and operating business partnerships. It provides
links to numerous Inc. articles related to partnerships.
BMC Associates. BMC Associates provides a number of articles
dealing with the essentials of creating partnerships, with conflict
among business partners and with related subjects. BMC is a consulting
firm serving business partners of all varieties.
PartnerUp is an online community that helps you
Find business partners, co-founders, executives, and board
members; Network with other entrepreneurs and small businesses; Ask
for and offer up advice; Find commercial real estate and Find
service providers for your business (i.e. accountants)
Entrepreneur. This article on
avoiding the wrong partners as you start a business is one of many relevant articles you'll find by searching "business partners" at this site.
This is a selection of books recommended by readers
related to business partnerships.
Complete Legal Guide.Dennis Clifford & Ralph Warner. 2008.This
Nolo publication provides detailed advice (and plenty of sample forms,
worksheets and agreements) related to creating the legal framework for a
Partnership Charter, How to Start Out Right With Your New Business
Partnership [or Fix the One You're In] David Gage,2004. Gage's book introduces the
partnership charter, a comprehensive tool for creating and sustaining
successful professional and business partnerships."
Sleeping with Your Business Partner: A Communication Tool for Couples in Business Together, Becky L. Stewart-Gross & Michael J. Gross, 2007. This husband-and-wife 'co-preneur' team argues that the key to success in both is learning how to communicate properly.