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YouTube Star Cited for Running a Home Business

January 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
YouTube Star Cited for Running a Home Business

Are you earning money from home? You may run afoul from local zoning rules. Learn from the experiences of this YouTube vlogger from Atlanta who was cited for running a home business.

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Downsides of Starting a Business with Family and Friends

May 4, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Downsides of Starting a Business with Family and Friends

The idea of starting a business with family and friends can be enticing. However, partnerships can be risky, more so when personal relationships are at stake. Learn the downsides of starting a business with family and friends.

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Breaking Free of the Entrepreneur’s Prison

August 24, 2012 | By | 9 Replies More
Breaking Free of the Entrepreneur’s Prison

At the onset, entrepreneurs dream of the freedom that being their own boss will give them.But somewhere along the way, the entrepreneur may feel tied down to the business, unable to get away. A marginal business further exasperates the matter. This was not their dream, this is prison.

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Setting Boundaries a Crucial Step for the Work at Home Mom

January 21, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Setting Boundaries a Crucial Step for the Work at Home Mom

Working from my virtual office at home and catering to the needs of my children is often like walking the fine line of a tightrope. One wrong step, and the balancing act comes to an abrupt end.

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Are You Working ON Your Business, or IN Your Business?

January 12, 2011 | By | 8 Replies More
Are You Working ON Your Business, or IN Your Business?

Whether you are a solo home-based entrepreneur, work at home mom, freelancer or a small business owner, you can expect to wear many hats. With so many tasks to do, the challenge is to be aware when you are working ON your business – not IN your business.

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8 Ways Starting a Business Can Affect Marriage and the Family

November 10, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
8 Ways Starting a Business Can Affect Marriage and the Family

Starting a business, in some instances, can be bad for families and relationships. When a family member (say a husband) starts a business, the whole family can be affected — and not always for the better. Here are some risks starting a business can bring to families and marriages:

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Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It

September 8, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It

Here are some ideas on how you can be sure you’re presenting a top-notch, professional image by replacing inadequate consumer technologies with affordable tools designed specifically for those working in small or home offices.

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Do You Have a Backup Plan for Your Home Business in Case of Emergency?

July 5, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Do You Have a Backup Plan for Your Home Business in Case of Emergency?

How will your business be affected if something more serious happen to you? Here are some ideas to consider in the event that you are unable to continue working on your business.

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Starting a Home Business: Why You Need to Check Area Rules

June 17, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Starting a Home Business: Why You Need to Check Area Rules

When starting a home-based business, it is important to check the zoning regulations and make sure that your business is compliant with government regulations.

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25 Ways Work at Home Parents Can Balance Work and Family Life (Part 2)

May 26, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
25 Ways Work at Home Parents Can Balance Work and Family Life (Part 2)

As work at home parents, our biggest challenge is finding the right balance between work and our families. Juggling the demands of our home-based businesses and raising our kids is tough, and many are finding it hard to juggle these two competing priorities. In this part 2, learn more strategies on how to juggle our businesses and raising kids at the same time.

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