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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Fiona King: Success with Washable Diapers

| September 24, 2010 | 5 Comments
Fiona King: Success with Washable Diapers

Looking to start a business? Follow Fiona King’s path to finding the right business: think of a better alternative to an existing product that does not meet your needs. She started her successful business TotBots after she got frustrated with disposable diapers, and developed a better alternative that consumers loved.

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Handle Your Own PR: Do-It-Yourself Service for Small Businesses

| September 14, 2010 | 2 Comments
Handle Your Own PR: Do-It-Yourself Service for Small Businesses

PR can be so important for any start-up entrepreneur trying to grow their business, especially at the start even when a marketing budget isn’t much of an option. Learn about a new do-it-yourself public relations service intended to provide small business owners with the tools they need to run an effective PR campaign.

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Stay at Home Moms and Home-Based Businesses

| September 10, 2010 | 9 Comments
Stay at Home Moms and Home-Based Businesses

Women in business are becoming commonplace. What’s more, a significant portion of women business owners are those operating from their homes. Learn some tips on how stay-at-home moms can succeed with their home-based businesses.

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Yue-Sai Kan: Success in Building Her Personal Brand

| September 1, 2010 | 2 Comments
Yue-Sai Kan: Success in Building Her Personal Brand

A Chinese-American, Yue-Sai Kan is often described as the most famous woman in China. China’s equivalent of Oprah and Martha Stewart combined; Yue-sai enjoys massive personal fame and success. Learn about this television personality, entrepreneur and humanitarian.

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Turn Your Hobby into a Business

| August 23, 2010 | 0 Comments
Turn Your Hobby into a Business

Turning a hobby into a business is a dream for many people. However, turning something you are passionate about into a money making business is not without challenges. Here are important factors to consider when thinking of turning your hobby into a business:

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IdeaPaint: How an Innovative Product Came to Market

| August 23, 2010 | 0 Comments
IdeaPaint: How an Innovative Product Came to Market

In 2002, three college classmates stumbled on the idea of turning walls and other smooth surfaces into dry erase writing surfaces. Their business, IdeaPaint, was born. Today, corporate offices to schools and homes are using their special paint to improve collaboration and creativity. Learn how these 20-somethings started their business and developed a highly innovative product.

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Fatima Spencer: Etsy Seller Making Her Mark

| August 17, 2010
Fatima Spencer: Etsy Seller Making Her Mark

The rise of online auction sites have inspired crafters to turn their passions into a business. Fatima Spencer designs classic handmade floral accessories for everyday wear, as well as special occasions. Learn what inspired Fatima to turn her hobby into a business and the challenges she is facing.

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10 Home Business Ideas for Women Entrepreneurs (Part 2)

| August 16, 2010 | 5 Comments
10 Home Business Ideas for Women Entrepreneurs (Part 2)

When making the decision to become an entrepreneur, the first question that often comes to mind is: “What business should I start?” With so many home business ideas out there, we have selected ten businesses that we found to be ideal, suitable and practical for home-based women entrepreneurs and work at home moms.

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10 Home Business Ideas for Women Entrepreneurs

| August 16, 2010 | 23 Comments
10 Home Business Ideas for Women Entrepreneurs

When making the decision to become an entrepreneur, the first question that often comes to mind is: “What business should I start?” With so many home business ideas out there, we have selected ten businesses that we found to be ideal, suitable and practical for home-based women entrepreneurs and work at home moms.

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Marion Gold: Turning a Jewelry Design Hobby into a Business

| August 1, 2010 | 10 Comments
Marion Gold: Turning a Jewelry Design Hobby into a Business

Detours in life sometimes present new opportunities. After the death of her parents, Marion Gold dabbled in jewelry design, which was a passion of her mother. She initially thought that jewelry design will just be her hobby. We talked with Marion about how she started her jewelry design business, and the challenges she’s currently facing.

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