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Cordia Harrington: From Rags to Riches Success Story

| February 5, 2010 | 3 Comments
Cordia Harrington: From Rags to Riches Success Story

Success is often achieved when the person is able to go further than most people, breaking limitations imposed by their own economic, physical and cultural boundaries.  Cordia Harrington is a classic example of success, as she overcomes poverty to become one of the most powerful women in businesses today. A rags-to-riches story, Harrington overcame her […]

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SHEEX: From Basketball Coaches to Multimillion-Dollar Bedding Business Owners

| January 30, 2010 | 20 Comments
SHEEX: From Basketball Coaches to Multimillion-Dollar Bedding Business Owners

Sometimes, the best business ideas are staring you right in the face; you only have to look hard to see them. Susan Walvius and Michelle Marciniak realized that the fabric used in the finest athletic wear would work just as well as bedding and bedsheet materials. These performance athletic gears use fabric that wick moisture […]

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10 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of Starting a Business

| January 29, 2010 | 1 Comment
10 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of Starting a Business

Overcoming your fear is one of the most difficult hurdles of starting a business. Starting a new business is such a leap of faith, that it can scare the wits out of you, more so when you are leaving the comfort and security of a steady paycheck. Watch the video and let us know what […]

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4 Tips on Choosing Your Home Business

| January 25, 2010 | 0 Comments
4 Tips on Choosing Your Home Business

You have made the decision to start a business from your home. But do you know what business to start? Making the decision as to what you need to do in starting a business is the hardest first step. There’s just too many options, too many choices to make. Should you go for what you […]

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Starting a Virtual Assistant Business

| January 18, 2010 | 8 Comments
Starting a Virtual Assistant Business

One of the hottest new home businesses today is the virtual assistant business. It is the reinvention of the secretarial and administrative assistance business in the age of the Internet. Learn how you can start a virtual assistant business from home today.

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Elizabeth Elting: Success in the Translation Business

| January 13, 2010 | 2 Comments
Elizabeth Elting: Success in the Translation Business

Elizabeth Elting is the co-CEO of the TransPerfect, one of the five largest language service companies in the world with estimated revenues around $225 million. Together with the spinoff business translations.com, Liz’s company employs 250 full-time staffers and 4,000 subcontractors, with 31 offices worldwide offering round-the-clock translation service. Despite the success of her business, TransPerfect […]

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10 Things You Need to Know When Starting a Home Business

| January 4, 2010 | 0 Comments
10 Things You Need to Know When Starting a Home Business

If you’re thinking of starting a home business, check out this video as it can help guide you think through what you need. The decision to start a business is easy, what business to start and how to start the business are the real tough questions. In fact, many would-be entrepreneurs become paralyzed with fear […]

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Joanna Vaiou: Achieving Success with a Business Opportunity Program

| December 17, 2009 | 15 Comments
Joanna Vaiou: Achieving Success with a Business Opportunity Program

Joanna Vaiou started her journey to entrepreneurship by buying into a business opportunity. A dynamic and passionate young woman from Greece, Joanna researched the options available for her until she found the right business opportunity that matches her goals, desires and skills. She joined a business opportunity program as an internet marketer and started her website SuccessBusinessMindset.com in order […]

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The Simple Secrets of Successful People

| December 9, 2009 | 2 Comments
The Simple Secrets of Successful People

On a recent visit to our library’s book sale, I bought this fascinating book “The 100 Simple Secrets of Successful People: What Scientists Have Learned and How You Can Use It” by Dr. David Niven. This gem of a book presents conclusions of scientists who have studied success in all walks of life. The author […]

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Lessons from Successful Women in Design

| December 3, 2009 | 0 Comments
Lessons from Successful Women in Design

Elle Decor Magazine in their November 2009 issue run a series of articles on the secrets of success of leading women in the design industry. They interviewed a number of famous business women in the field of interior design and fashion, such as Josie Natori (President and CEO of Natori Co.), interior designers Kelly Wearstler […]

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