10 Tweeters Entrepreneurs Should Follow
(Black Enterprise) — To get ahead in today’s business world entrepreneurs have to be on the cusp of burgeoning trends and the latest resources. In 2010, 565,000 new businesses were started per month by both new and repeat entrepreneurs, the same rates as in 2009, according to the Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity. Some opt to get ahead by reading trade magazines and books, while others work the networking events and conferences like the annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference. The digital world puts all this at your fingertips, so why not take advantage of the resources available to you in 140 characters or less? Get your thumbs ready because BlackEnterprise.com has compiled a list of the top 10 Twitter resources entrepreneurs should follow—just in time for Small Business Week 2011.
SBA (@sbagov): The U.S. Small Business Administration keeps its more than 8,000 followers informed on ways to advance your small business. Expect tweets to align with the governmental organization’s 3 C’s of service: capital, contracts and counseling. See tweets and retweets spanning first-hand accounts of starting a small business to ways the government can support your small biz.