If you’re looking for start-up capital for your business, but you don’t have the credit, collateral or background needed by your bank to get a business loan, then microenterprise might be your best bet.
Microenterprise Development programs have been around since the 1970s. They were created as a way of helping people who couldn’t access traditional methods of credit, either because they were too poor, or the amount of money they needed was too small for a bank to be interested. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Ian Canaway
If you’re like most people, it’s hard to make ends meet with just one income. If you are married, both partners must work, spending countless thousands of dollars on childcare and business clothes. To offset their monetary deficit, many people are looking into getting started in their own home business. Both full-time and part-time home businesses can be operated from the comfort of your own home. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Randy Wilson
There’s been a recent rise in the number of elderly group home businesses springing up everywhere around the world, what with an estimated one in four families providing care for an elderly relative today. Before you decide to jump on the group home business bandwagon, though, you need to know as much as possible. This brief guide will help. Read the rest of this entry »
Want to start your own home business but short on cash? These proven and expert 12 free tools can help you make the move from corporate life to calling the shots.
By Bruce Scher
Home business ownership is the best way to start any business especially with no money. With no money to put up, and no money to lose, it’s a risk free proposition. Your expenses are already fixed. There are no additional costs for rent, telephone, utilities, or a second computer. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Purva Mewar
There are a number of things a newbie should watch out for before starting a home business.
Both the do’s and the don’ts are as important aspects. Before joining a home business the person has to know what is required and what is a No-No. This clarity helps one have a better insight into the home business world. Better insight means better understanding of home business. And better understanding of home business leads to better decision making, better foresight and a more profitable and efficiently run home business. Read the rest of this entry »
By: James R. Sanders
It never ceases to amaze me the sheer numbers of listings online for «work at home», «home business», «business opportunity», «make money», «home based business», «making money», «make money online», «home-based business», «home business», and all the other terms you can come up with for researching work at home business opportunities. The competition is staggering, and it seems almost everyone wants to give you information on his or her own business opportunity. What’s worse is many of these would be «good Samaritans» offer you information and links based on the marketing materials provided by their chosen company to promote rather than their own real life experiences promoting those companies. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Janice Sharman
If you look at the majority of ads you see as you surf the Internet, you truly begin to believe that an Online Home Business is a job made in heaven. Being in business for yourself can present real challenges but working online from your home presents even bigger challenges. Being an Online Home Entrepreneur is not for sissies! Most Online marketers actually fail during the first year they are in business.
Is patience one of your virtues? Too many people still believe the wonder stories about Instant online success. Let’s get rid of this notion once and for all. Yes, I too have heard the stories about people who have come online with the right product at the time and made BIG money, but that doesn’t mean they didn’t have to do a lot of preparation to get to that point, and it certainly doesn’t happen for everyone. I have been around the Internet for a while and I am yet to meet anyone who just got on the Internet, built a website and tons of money came rolling in. It takes patient planning, long hours and doing the right thing day after day. If you are not willing to patiently put a good strategy into place then an online home business is not for you. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Stephen Warren
Home Business allows you more time to do what you want.
Home Business gives you more freedom i.e. no more 9-5 job.
Because a Home Business is well…. at Home, you don’t have to travel far to get there.
Just come down stairs in your pajamas and get to work right there and then. It’s so convenient.
What is this article about?
Basically this is about starting a Home Business, what’s involved, what options there are, how much it can cost etc.
I have already described the advantages of having a Home Based Business, so now we will discuss what is involved in starting one up.
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By: Ken Leonard Jr.
Success with any small business relies totally on you. It’s up to you to put in the hours, do your homework, come up with new customers and deal with any problems. And if that’s not enough, here’s something else, something big. Doing this will mean the difference between your success or failure at working from home for yourself.
Believing in yourself will allow you to create a profitable home-based business. You will no longer feel shy about making business contacts (also known as networking). You will be able to get past any pre-conceived limitations you have regarding how much money you can earn or how successful you can become. This can be a big stumbling block for some people.
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By: Jim Noel
Do you ever dream of owning your own home based business? You know the dream; work on your hours, in your pajamas, sweats or what ever!
We have seen the countless ads, emails, websites, etc. on how to make big bucks right from your home.
So how do you tell the legitimate home based businesses from the get rich quick schemes?
Well hopefully this article will help you out a bit as I have been there done that with a home based business
Yes I have tried a bunch of different home based businesses, only to be disappointed at the outcome, and of course being a little bit lighter in the wallet.
The light bulb in my head finally went off after I heard a news report on my local news about Home based or work from home business offers. The report was if you have to pay a fee to join, it is most likely a scam! Read the rest of this entry »
By: Darby Higgs
Many small and home businesses feel daunted at first by the global reach of the World Wide Web. They (wrongly) conclude that the web has little to offer them because they are only serving the local area.
This mode of thinking is probably costing them the opportunity of extending their customer base and cutting their advertising bill.
More and more Australians are using the Web as the first place they turn to when looking for information about products and services. This is a rapidly changing trend. A growing minority of the people who seek information on the Web are also buying directly from the Web. Read the rest of this entry »