How It Works

How it works.

Watch our short video courses to learn how to start a business.
100+ courses. $5.95/month. Cancel anytime.

Get on your road to success with Start-a-Business 101.

1. Start the course.

Click here to start the course Start-a-Business 101. The course is only $19.95. 60-day money-back guarantee.

2. Enjoy immediate access.

Get instant access to all 78 videos and 46 tools (worksheets, etc.). You will learn step-by-step how to start, run and grow a business.

3. Succeed in business.

You will have everything you need to start and grow your business. You will become a smart, confident, and successful entrepreneur, who makes the right decisions.

Entrepreneur's
Tool Kit

Includes 50+ tools: templates, samples, worksheets, checklists and case studies.

  • *Complete Business Plan Outline
  • *Sample Business Plan with Financial Statements & Projections
  • *The Ultimate Checklist for Starting a Business, 14 pages
  • *The 300 Best Small Business Ideas Ebook, 104 pages
  • *Business Idea Evaluation and Rating Worksheet
  • *Complete Sample Marketing Plan Under $2,000
  • *50 Guerrilla Marketing Tactics Worksheet
  • *Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Templates
  • *Website Planning and Designing Worksheet and many more
Discussion
Board

Plus get answers to your questions from our experts on the Discussion Board.

  • Examples of questions recently answered include:
  • *Where do I start? What should I do first to become my own boss?
  • *How can I find an awesome business idea for me?
  • *What businesses can I start with no skills and very little money?
  • *How can I start a business with a full-time job or while a student?
  • *How can I finance my startup business?
  • *How can I create a great business plan?
  • *How can I get customers without spending any money?
  • *How can I use social media and email to get sales?

Frequently asked questions

If you are just starting out, you should first take the course Getting Started with Your Own Business. In just 67 minutes of videos, this course will teach you the major decisions to be made in starting a business. Next consider taking the other 7 courses that are included in the first Success Path, which is entitled Master the Basics of Starting a Business. This Success Path will take about 10 hours of video watching and will give you a very solid understanding of how to start a business.

Success Paths are groups of related courses. Each Success Path will give you an in-depth understanding of a critical business topic.

Click here to see all Success Paths.

Besides the videos, many BusinessTown courses include tools that will save you huge amounts of time and keep you on the right path to success. Tools included templates, worksheets, samples, and case studies. For your convenience, we have also grouped all of the Tools together in one “course” called The Entrepreneur’s Toolkit. Business tools include:

The Ultimate Startup Checklist (100 annotated points and 14 pages), E-book: The 300 Best Small Business Ideas (105 pages) Complete Business Plan Outline, Sample Business Plan, Sample Marketing Plan, Worksheet to Rate Business Ideas, Customer Segmentation Worksheet, Business Differentiation Worksheet, Unique Selling Proposition Worksheet, Templates for Creating Income Statements and Balance Sheets and Cash Flows, Worksheet for Planning Your Website, Checklist of 50 Guerilla Marketing Tactics and many more.

If you need advice on a specific topic or are just feeling lost don’t worry. You are not alone! BusinessTown members can access our Discussion Board. Here you can ask questions to Bob Adams and other business experts and discuss issues with your fellow entrepreneurs.

The vast majority of courses require no business experience or knowledge whatsoever.

Many courses at BusinessTown will also be of great value to people who already have business experience and/or an existing business. View the Success Paths to quickly zero in on courses that might be of most value to you. If you really want to succeed in business, you should never stop learning. For example if you want to grow your business quickly, consider the Success Path, Grow Your Business Exponentially.

BusinessTown courses are based on pre-recorded videos. You may watch a video as often as you want. We encourage you to not just watch each video but to stop and think carefully about how you can apply it to your situation. Many courses also offer additional tools such as worksheets, templates, examples or case studies.

Course length varies. The typical course has about 30 to 60 minutes of video playtime. This usually consists of about 4 to 7 lessons.

There is no set time limit to complete any course. As long as you are still a member of BusinessTown you can go back and access any course again and again.

The courses cover just about every topic about starting and building a business. Check out the Success Paths to review subjects and courses.

You can take BusinessTown courses on any computer, tablet or smartphone. You will need Internet access.

The videos cannot be downloaded but you can view them as often as you want. The business tools are downloadable.

We offer a free 7-day trial. If you decide that BusinessTown is not for you, then just cancel within 7 days of starting your free trial and you will not be charged at all.

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Learn from experienced experts
and successful entrepreneurs.

Why be alone on your business adventure? Let Bob Adams, a Harvard MBA and multimillionaire, and his team of highly skilled experts, guide you on your journey to business success.

Bob has founded over a dozen successful businesses and written 16 business books. He has been featured on TV shows including NBC’s Today, The 700 Club and Oprah! Bob has helped millions of entrepreneurs get started with their own businesses.

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What entrepreneurs are saying about BusinessTown:

“You so inspired me that I started a business and have started receiving orders. Your lecture series about how to pick a business to start really got me going after I followed your steps to a tee. Thanks so much!” Bill Bennett, Business Owner
“I found great value in the BusinessTown courses. The program is comprehensive, covering everything…It’s like having a team of experienced advisors available 24 x 7.” Dan Sterling, Founder of Water Hero
“Having run across your videos was a godsend to me. Your method provides me the structure I need to be successful. I am willing to put in the work to go through your complete course which so far has been incredibly helpful.” Phyllis Marks, Starting an Online Business
“I have researched the marketplace for over a month to identify a viable and comprehensive ‘go to’ guide on how to best launch a small business. This course offering from Bob Adams met more than what I was looking for.” Steve Cox, Experienced Businessperson
“Bob has been a trusted business adviser of mine for years… guiding me through the challenges we all face as entrepreneurs. Hands down Bob is one of the most talented, and successful entrepreneurs I know.” Matt Marshall, Founder of MGM Capital Investments