Author Bruce Judson has taken his book on starting your own business, Go It Alone to the WWW. And it's free. From the intro:
Today, the conventional wisdom about how to start a substantial business is just plain wrong. Now, you dont need to raise a lot of money first, you dont need a team of employees, and you dont need limitless financial resources. This book details how in todays business environment it is easier, and more possible, than ever to build a significant business on your own with no employees.