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10 Tips for Staying Focused at Work When You’re Distracted

These tips for staying focused at work are especially helpful if you’re distracted by problems at home. Not only do you owe it to your job and fellow employees to leave your problems at home, staying focused at work can give you a healthy “time out.” Sharpening your work focus may be just the distraction you need – and that’s what these tips are all about.

30 Home Based Business Ideas With No Start Up Costs

Want to work from your home as a drop shipper or a party planner? Here are 30 home based business ideas, to help you figure out how to make money on the side without paying start up costs. If the idea of a home based business is new to you, read The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, […]

How to Blog About Something You Love

You want to blog about your love for lions and tigers and bears (oh my!) with the world? Awesome! Here’s the first of my Four-Day Series on how to blog about something you love. These tips are geared towards women over 40, but are applicable to all ages and most genders. In Starting a Successful Blog When You Have No Clue, G. Gabrielle […]

How to Start a Food Truck Business

Here’s how one entrepreneur figured out how to start a food truck business. She started by sharing her Christmas baking to is now the owner of a mobile bakery. Coni Brigner tells us how she started her food truck business – right from coming with the idea and business plan for Sweets on the Streets. A blog post could never […]

How to Get a Small Business Loan

Getting a loan for your small business may be the first step to making money from your home-based business!  These tips for small business banking are from finance and banking expert Michael J. Harris of Aperture Capital. “Know not only your banker, but also a few other members of the local office, including the Regional Vice President,” says Harris. “Banking is a notoriously transient […]

9 Tips for Choosing a Bank for Home-Based Business Owners

Even if you already own a home-based business, these nine tips for home-based business owners will help you choose a bank. Entrepreneurs, these tips will help you develop a great relationship with your banker… “A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it.” – Bob Hope. Not necessarily, Mr Hope! Here, Michael J. Harris […]