Check out A Basic Guide to Exporting, published by the U.S. Commercial Service. Even if you’re looking at hiring another company to assist you with the process, this resource will help you become a more informed consumer.
Check out this recent MIT Innovation Institute report on patents, trademarks, and startup growth. Haven’t named your business yet? Check out p.9 covering the probability of growth between a firms with short names and firms named after their founders.
Are you curious about whether or not your state lawmakers have a personal stake in a policy issue? One way to find out is to read the financial disclosure statements filed with the Arizona Secretary of State:
Thanks to Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan for pointing out this neat resource – to find a similar tool for your representatives in federal government, check out her twitter feed: https://twitter.com/SecretaryReagan