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Richard Branson: Keys to Success

| January 4, 2008 | 44 Comments
Richard Branson: Keys to Success

Richard Branson, CEO of the Virgin Group of Companies, shared the keys to his entrepreneurial success in a recent magazine interview (Playboy, January 2009, pp. 39-46): Hiring great people and keeping them happy. If your staff is inspired and enjoying their work, they’ll do what it takes to make the company succeed. In a nutshell, […]

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Ashley Qualls: 17-Year Old Success Story

| January 3, 2008 | 0 Comments
Ashley Qualls: 17-Year Old Success Story

One of the most interesting success stories of 2007 is Ashley Qualls, only 17 years of age but has already built a million dollar website. Her site, WhateverLife .com offers free MySpace page layouts giving her main target audience — young girls — the ability to change their MySpace pages using Ashley’s flowers, hearts, celebrities […]

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Norine Dagliano: Success in the Resume Writing Field

| March 6, 2007 | 1 Comment
Norine Dagliano: Success in the Resume Writing Field

One of the stories we are working on right now is that of Norine Dagliano, Owner of resume writing and job search company called ekm Inspirations http://www.ekminspirations.com/. Norine’s story is interesting: she did not start her career until later in life. A full-time housewife, she suddenly became a single parent at the age of 33. […]

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Betsy Fein: Rising from Unemployment to Clutter Buster Queen

| February 15, 2007 | 0 Comments
Betsy Fein: Rising from Unemployment to Clutter Buster Queen

One of the success stories we’re working on right now is that of Betsy Fein, founder and President of ClutterBusters http://www.clutterbusters.com . ClutterBusters is a Maryland-based company that was started in 2002 and has since became one of the leading companies in the field of professional organizing. Betsy started her professional organizing business shortly after […]

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Sharon Doherty: Success in Exporting

| February 8, 2007 | 0 Comments
Sharon Doherty: Success in Exporting

Sharon Doherty is the president of a small company in Ohio called Vellus Products Inc. http://www.vellus.com/ that creates a line of pet grooming products from shampoos, detanglers to brushing sprays. She realized that her products have worldwide appeal, and found a tremendous market outside of the United States. It all started in 1993 when a […]

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Jenny Lefcourt: One of the Most Successful Woman Online Entrepreneur

| March 25, 2006 | 1 Comment
Jenny Lefcourt: One of the Most Successful Woman Online Entrepreneur

We have a new success story posted, this time Jenny Lefcourt. She is one of the founders of the highly successful WeddingChannel.com, and now takes care of the business development needs of a new company Bella Pictures. Jenny is young, smart, wildly successful, and yes lucky. It is always refreshing to read stories of those […]

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Kimberly Mann: How to Start a Virtual Assistant Business

| February 1, 2006 | 2 Comments
Kimberly Mann: How to Start a Virtual Assistant Business

Administrative assistants, secretaries and executive assistants are seeing new opportunities on the Web with the rise of the virtual assistants. Virtual assistants provide the same services administrative assistants may do – except that everything is done over the Web. Virtual assistants provide services such as word-processing, event planning, and handling other office chores over the […]

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Making Millions from Dog Poop

| December 16, 2005 | 2 Comments
Making Millions from Dog Poop

Ok, I thought I have seen it all, but it is just amazing to read about an entrepreneur who made money — and a lot of money at that — from picking up dog poops! Not only is there business in picking up dog’s poop, but there is potentially good business in various parts of […]

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