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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Eileen Coale: Making It Big in Freelance Copywriting (Part 2)

| February 24, 2006 | 0 Comments
Eileen Coale: Making It Big in Freelance Copywriting (Part 2)

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 2 of the article, learn how she balanced her business and family life while growing her freelance copywriting business.

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David Marcks: It’s a Geese of a Home Business!

| February 20, 2006 | 4 Comments
David Marcks: It’s a Geese of a Home Business!

David Marcks discovered a lucrative business opportunity when his dog chased away the geese at a golf course. Today, Geese Police, a company that uses dogs to chase geese, is a multi-million business with several offices across the U.S.

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Kimberly Mann: How to be a Virtual Assistant (Part 2)

| January 19, 2006 | 3 Comments
Kimberly Mann: How to be a Virtual Assistant (Part 2)

Kimberly Mann of Hatfield, PA, a founding member of Women’s Business Forum, is one of those who saw the growth potential of the virtual assistance business. Learn how to market a virtual assistance business.

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Kimberly Mann: How to be a Virtual Assistant

| January 19, 2006 | 19 Comments
Kimberly Mann: How to be a Virtual Assistant

Kimberly Mann of Hatfield, PA, a founding member of Women’s Business Forum, is one of those who saw the growth potential of the virtual assistance business.

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Amilya Antonetti: How a Family Need Spurred a Profitable Business

| September 15, 2005 | 19 Comments
Amilya Antonetti: How a Family Need Spurred a Profitable Business

Amilya Antonetti struggled to find a cure for her son’s ailments, and found with it a successful business. Learn how Amilya started her business manufacturing hypoallergenic cleaning products and then turning it into a $10 million business.

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Lillian Vernon and Her Continued Success in the 21st Century

| June 17, 2005 | 0 Comments
Lillian Vernon and Her Continued Success in the 21st Century

Lillian Vernon built a hugely successful direct mail catalog business from her kitchen table in the 1950s. More than fifty years later, let us learn how Lillian and her company cope with the vastly different business environment of the 21st century.

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Richard Busch: Turning a Passion for Pottery into a Successful Business

| June 1, 2005 | 2 Comments
Richard Busch: Turning a Passion for Pottery into a Successful Business

Instead of slowing down, a growing number of retirees are opting to start new careers – as entrepreneurs. Richard Busch, 63, owner of Glenfiddich Farm Pottery, is part of the growing number of lifestyle entrepreneurs who started businesses to support the lifestyle that they love. After a 30-year career as a highly successful magazine editor, Richard made a 180-degrees turn and quit the job in 1997 at the age of 56 to pursue his passion for pottery.

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Women and Entrepreneurship

| May 26, 2005 | 0 Comments
Women and Entrepreneurship

What motivates women to pursue self-employment and start their own businesses? We interviewed Kimberly Yorio and Caitlin Friedman, authors of the book “The Girl’s Guide to Starting Your Own Business” to give us insights on women and entrepreneurship.

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Chilly-Dawg: Tapping the Growing Gourmet Pet Food Market

| April 18, 2005 | 3 Comments
Chilly-Dawg: Tapping the Growing Gourmet Pet Food Market

People enjoy eating ice cream, so why shouldn’t dogs enjoy ice cream, too? Sounds preposterous for some but the lack of frozen delights specifically made for pet dogs gave Becky Marshall of Chicago, Illinois this bright and unique idea to start a business offering all natural frozen treats for canine pets.

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CurlieGirl: Knitting their Way to Success in the Fashion Business

| March 17, 2005 | 1 Comment
CurlieGirl: Knitting their Way to Success in the Fashion Business

With so much competition nowadays, a small business needs to create buzz and excitement to survive. That’s exactly what Vicky Prazdnik and Lori Mozzone did in their startup fashion business Curliegirl

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