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Black Design 150 Second Pitch Tool (Beta)

This online guided template helps founders plan their pitch. offers thousands of pages of free sample plans, planning tools, and expert advice.

Business Law Corps 501(c)(3) legal nonprofit organization that provides new small business owners and entrepreneurs of limited means with access to the legal system
Business Model Canvas Overview Visualizing the business model canvas by Strategyzer
Business Model Canvas

A strategic management and lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models.

eMarketer Provider of internet statistics. Their reports combine original analysis with aggregated numbers from leading sources worldwide.
Google Patent Search Search the full text of US Patents
Hawaii Small Business Development Center Network Assists with your entrepreneurial goals by providing planning, marketing, and management expertise.
How To Create A Great Investor Pitch Deck For Startups Seeking Financing Forbes
How to Raise Money – It’s a Journey Not An Event Steve Blank
Intellectual Property Workshop Andrew Merickel and Wendy Peterson
Manoa Library / Lexis Nexis Link to Lexis Nexis via the UH Manoa Library.
Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property Free educational resources on intellectual property
Overcoming your Customer Interviewing Anxiety Justin Wilcox at Customer Development Labs
True Product Market Fit is a Minimum Viable Company Ann Miura-Ko
Red Herring High-Tech and IPO Info from "Red Herring," resources and analysis on high-tech and entrepreneurial news.
Running Lean International bestseller book by Ash Maurya. Iterate from plan A to a plan that works. A systematically process for quickly vetting product ideas and raising the odds of success.
Seven Components of a Powerful Pitch HubSpot for Startups
SICCODE World wide business directory with free company and product listings
Small Business Administration Legal issues, business planning, software, and other SBA resources
The 10/20/30 Rule of Powerpoint Guy Kawasaki
The only 10 slides you need in a pitch Guy Kawasaki 
The Ultimate Guide to Raising Startup Capital Article from Crunchbase with great links at the bottom to craft an investor pitch deck How to Build a Startup online course. In an introduction to the basics of the famous Customer Development Process, Steve Blank provides insight into the key steps needed to build a successful startup.
UH Manoa Library UH Manoa Library provides premium subscription databases for market research, industry profiles, company information, business statistics, and much more. Use our library guides and resources during your research for the UH Business Plan Competition.
UH Office of Technology Transfer Technology Search Looking for a technology or invention to commercialize? University of Hawaii has multiple categories of technologies that can be searched and licensed. With a direct link to universities and institutions, this is the best place to find new technologies online.
U.S. Census Fact Finder Business and Industry -This data details the number of employees, establishments, annual payroll, sales figures for various businesses, and primary economic indicators.
U.S. Department of Commerce Facts and information from the US Department of Commerce.
Value Proposition Canvas A tool which can help ensure that a product or service is positioned around what the customer values and needs.
Y Combinator Startup Library A treasure chest of over 15 years or resources for startup founders in the form of videos, podcasts and essays.