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How to Start a Home-Based Baked Goods Business

How to Start a Home-Based Baked Goods Business

| August 4, 2011 | 1 Comment

Are you a whizz in the oven? Do you make the most delicious cupcakes, breads, cookies or pies or other baked goods? If you are, you may want to consider starting a home-baked goods business from home.

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How Families Affect Women Entrepreneurs

How Families Affect Women Entrepreneurs

| August 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Family and entrepreneurship don’t mix well. For women entrepreneurs, to mix them is not impossible, but it’s definitely not easy.

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Sam Franklin: Going Green With an Electronic Invitation Business

Sam Franklin: Going Green With an Electronic Invitation Business

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Learn about young entrepreneur Sam Franklin and how he started the electronic invitation business Greenvelope.com from his college dorm room.

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80 Questions to Ask When Starting a Business

80 Questions to Ask When Starting a Business

| July 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Starting a business requires careful planning and understanding what you can do to address the need of the market. If you are thinking of starting a business, here is a comprehensive list of questions you need to ask yourself to help you plan, think through, and operate your business successfully:

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Economist Online Fairs presents: The Economist’s Franchise Fair

Economist Online Fairs presents: The Economist’s Franchise Fair

| June 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you are thinking about investing in a franchise, The Economist’s online Franchise Fair provides a unique opportunity to meet a variety of franchisers and consultants in real time. The fair is hosted by Economist Online Fairs and takes place on June 28th and 29th 2011.

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Are You Just a Girl Who Can’t Say Yes? Reasons to Accept Help Today

Are You Just a Girl Who Can’t Say Yes? Reasons to Accept Help Today

| June 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

When your life becomes so stressed, hard and one problem on top of the other, do you seek and welcome help? Here’s a tip to women entrepreneurs

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25 Lessons for Starting a Business

25 Lessons for Starting a Business

| June 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Starting a new business is challenging. It is not easy. Here are 25 lessons for startup small business entrepreneurs and home business owners.

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Success Lessons from Jewelry Designers

Success Lessons from Jewelry Designers

Juel is a successful jewelry shop based in Sydney, Australia. Here are success tips shared by jewelry designers Tegan Arnold and Elsa McMahon

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10 Successful Entrepreneurs Who Started In College

10 Successful Entrepreneurs Who Started In College

| May 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

The common line of thought is that a career does not start until after college. Here are 10 of the most successful entrepreneurs in history who started their companies in college.

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Message for Mother’s Day: Parenting Matters

Message for Mother’s Day: Parenting Matters

| May 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The approach of Mother’s Day brings to mind the great parenting debate du jour and the horrified public reaction to the tenets of the Tiger Mom —a style of mothering that pushes and presses children to achieve and won’t settle for second best. It also brings to mind an alternative approach to parenting and a coworker who exemplifies more of a “Lioness Mom” model.

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