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Qualities of a Successful Entrepreneur

| March 3, 2010 | 4 Comments
Qualities of a Successful Entrepreneur

What does it take to be a successful entrepreneur? This is a question that every business owner wants to know, with many trying to understand if there’s some magic formula to achieving success.

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Tips on How to Sell More on the Web

| February 14, 2010 | 1 Comment
Tips on How to Sell More on the Web

Starting an online store, and achieving success on the Web, is not easy. here are a number of things that you need to consider when you are planning to sell on the Web. If you are starting — or already have an ecommerce site — get some tips on how you can sell more on the Web.

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Tayelor Kennedy: How to Succeed as a Makeup Artist

| February 9, 2010 | 7 Comments
Tayelor Kennedy: How to Succeed as a Makeup Artist

The beauty business offers a lot of opportunities for women entrepreneurs, and one of the important niches of this segment is bridal make up. We talked with Tayelor Kennedy, a prominent celebrity and bridal make up artist based in Connecticut with clients in the Tri State area as well as Boston, on how to get started […]

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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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