Small Business Ideas

Home Business Ideas You May Not Have Considered

Long after our student days, many of us still see the fall season as a time for new beginnings. As the kids head back to school, are you dreading heading back to your 9 to 5 office job? Maybe it’s time to give more than thought to starting your own home-based business. According to the Small Business Association (SBA), 52 percent of all small businesses are based at home. … [Read more...]

How to Know If Your Business Idea Could Really Work

Ideas for businesses are easy to come by.  People have them every day.  How can you possibly know if your idea could be successful?  There are hundreds of variables that have to all fall into place to make a business work, but the following can help you know whether the idea itself is a winner or a dud. Do You Have the Skillset? Can you actually, practically do what you want … [Read more...]

Want to Establish Yourself as an Expert? Write a Book.

The three keys to successful marketing are to get your clients to know, like, and trust you. One way to achieve the third factor—trust—is to establish yourself as an expert in your field. The question is: How do you do that? You can call yourself an expert all day long, telling all of your clients about your education and experience, but that usually isn’t enough to convince … [Read more...]