Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) launched website – SmallB.in, as an initiative for promoting youth entrepreneurship in India and help start-ups to convert Ideas and thoughts to viable business propositions. The portal is available in English and Hindi languages.
Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), set up in year 1990 is the Principal Financial Institution for the Promotion, Financing and Development of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector.
The minimalist designed website SmallB.in, actually creates an awareness of the business opportunities that exist in India and understanding of environment, policies & regulations. And if you are thinking of starting new business than how to go about identification of business opportunities.
The site offer some of the best resource and act as one stop shop for early startups and budding entrepreneurs such as – checklist for starting a new business, creating a business plan and legal forms, finance and funds.
As resource one can find reports, case studies, best practices, white papers, standards & certifications by industry of your choice and important ready to use templates. Find policies, schemes, acts & regulations by central government, state governments and other facilitating institutions.
Relevant planning aids to small businesses have also been provided such as – Technology entrepreneur’s guidebook, SWOT template and productivity improvement checklist etc. One can also find list of companies with their own stories on how get inspiration from successful startups which are now are big brands and most of them have even have IPOs, are once start-ups in their early gae such as Naukri.com, IndiBulls, UTV etc.
This is one of rich resource online initiative till now by Indian government body for small & medium entrepreneurs and start-ups to get all the information they need at one place and to get started with their business ideas in India.