The joint venture will help to give entrepreneurs the research capabilities
and tools that are instrumental in growing a small business — including
business articles, online discussion groups, online training programs, a
calendar of small business events and a search engine that will connect
entrepreneurs to small business organizations across the country.
“With these combined forces, key aspects of small business development such
as research and funding are much more achievable,” said Teymour
Boutros-Ghali, chief executive officer of AllBusiness.com.
“As one of the nation’s leading
entrepreneur resources, the Kauffman Center will give AllBusiness.com members
a compelling business advantage that typically is not available to smaller
The Kauffman Center is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing,
supporting and encouraging entrepreneurship, education and research.
staff works with entrepreneurs, government policy makers, entrepreneurial
support organizations and leaders in entrepreneurship education to provide
programs and information that enhance entrepreneurial skills and abilities at
all levels — from children to young people to adults.
It was founded by Ewing Marion Kauffman, a pharmaceutical company (Marion
Laboratories Inc.) entrepreneur.