Isabel Isidro

Isabel Isidro is the editor of WomenHomeBusiness.com. She also writes for PowerHomeBiz.com and Learning from Big Boys .

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Mandy Haberman: Success with a No-Spill Drinking Cup

| July 25, 2008 | 1 Comment
Mandy Haberman: Success with a No-Spill Drinking Cup

For any parent or guardian of infants and toddlers, keeping your little ones dry while drinking is a challenge, as most sippy cups in the market leak. Mandy Haberman , an award winning English inventor, decided to invent the technology to create a totally non-drip trainer cupy when she saw a toddler spilling blackcurrant juice […]

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Jessica Singer: Success One Deal at a Time with MamaBargains.com

| July 18, 2008 | 2 Comments
Jessica Singer: Success One Deal at a Time with MamaBargains.com

With the economy in the doldrums, everyone needs a little bargain nowadays, especially for families raising little kids. MamaBargains.com is a new online store that offers baby products at least 50% off its retail value (or even up to 80% off in some cases). Read the interview with Jessica Singer, founder of MamaBargains.com

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Real You: Business Advice to Women Entrepreneurs

| June 25, 2008 | 3 Comments
Real You: Business Advice to Women Entrepreneurs

In her book Real You Incorporated, Kaira Sturdivant Rouda offers business advice to women entrepreneurs, including work-life balance, and celebrates their natural entrepreneurial bent.

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Kobold Toys: How a Brick and Mortar Toy Store is Moving to the Web

| March 18, 2008 | 2 Comments
Kobold Toys: How a Brick and Mortar Toy Store is Moving to the Web

The specialty toy store Kobold Toys has been in existence in Panama for the last four years, and is now venturing in the US via the Web. We interviewed Anna Eiras, co-founder of Kobold Toys Online to share her experiences in bringing a new business to the Web.

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Brenda Dronkers: Moving from One Successful Business to Another

| February 2, 2008 | 51 Comments
Brenda Dronkers: Moving from One Successful Business to Another

Brenda Dronkers made her mark by starting the highly successful inflatable party place for kids called Pump It Up that grew into a $55 million dollar business with 160 franchises. Now she is ready to face a new challenge with a new clothing line called Thriving Ink.

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Richard Branson: Keys to Success

| January 4, 2008 | 44 Comments
Richard Branson: Keys to Success

Richard Branson, CEO of the Virgin Group of Companies, shared the keys to his entrepreneurial success in a recent magazine interview (Playboy, January 2009, pp. 39-46): Hiring great people and keeping them happy. If your staff is inspired and enjoying their work, they’ll do what it takes to make the company succeed. In a nutshell, […]

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Betsy Fein: Success in the Home Organizing Business

| February 17, 2007 | 6 Comments
Betsy Fein: Success in the Home Organizing Business

A mompreneur, Betsy Fein turned her talent for home organizing into a successful business Clutterbusters, a leading name in professional organizing.

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Liz Folger: A Stay-at-Home Mom’s Success Story 3

| March 28, 2006 | 0 Comments
Liz Folger: A Stay-at-Home Mom’s Success Story 3

When you started Bizymoms.com, your kids were only toddlers. How difficult was that time in terms of being able to successfully jumpstart a Web business while taking care of little children? Liz: Rough! Having two toddlers, both in diapers and 15 months a part. PHEW. But they are the reason I started my home biz […]

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Liz Folger: A Stay-at-Home Mom’s Success Story

| March 28, 2006 | 6 Comments
Liz Folger: A Stay-at-Home Mom’s Success Story

Liz Folger, founder of Bizymoms.com (http://www.bizymoms.com), parlayed her experiences and knowledge in finding opportunities to earn money from home into a successful book and website. She wrote her book “The Stay-at-Home Mom’s Guide to Making Money from Home: Choosing the Business That’s Right for You Using the Skills and Interests You Already Have” to share […]

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Eileen Coale: Making It Big in Freelance Copywriting (Part 3)

| February 24, 2006 | 0 Comments
Eileen Coale: Making It Big in Freelance Copywriting (Part 3)

One of the hottest careers on the Web is freelance copywriting. We interviewed Eileen Coale, President of Coale Communications, to learn how to start and succeed in the business of copywriting. In Part 3 of this series, learn the marketing strategies Eileen Coale uses for her freelance copywriting business.

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