A free toolkit to help get you started

The SME Toolkit is an online platform designed to help entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) learn and implement sustainable business management practices.

An initiative of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and IBM, the SME Toolkit provides SMEs with free online key business management information, interactive tools, and training resources. This includes over 5,000 free business forms, tools, and how-to-articles, as well as a global business directory, multilingual community forums, and a host of other interactive features.

The SME Toolkit provides essential information across topics including:

  • Accounting and finance
  • Human resources
  • International business
  • Legal and insurance
  • Marketing and sales
  • Operations
  • Exporting and technology

Registration is free and as a member you will have access to further exclusive information, as well as the SME Toolkit’s global network of small businesses.

To download and for further information about becoming a member, visit the IFC’s SME Toolkit website here.

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