Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
HBS Working Knowledge: “Employers worry a lot about absenteeism, but new research suggests a bigger threat to productivity is “presenteeism”: sick workers who show up at work but are not fully functioning.
Gary Heavin is sitting pretty these days, smack-dab in the middle of the business spotlight. Heavin, founder of the extraordinarily popular Curves fitness chain, has just been named Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of the Year” in the service industry category.
I’ve spent the past 12 years trying to build a business with no cash.
This week’s Carnival of the Capitalists is up at Lachlan Gemmell’s Software Startup.
I love this newest idea of mine.
Evelyn Rodriguez: “In this age, most public education (to be differentiated from self-education) is geared toward the job mindset which doesn’t adequately prepare one for the present or future, including within a job.”
→ jumpbunch.com JumpBunch is a structured sports and fitness program for children 15 months to 6 years old.
Brad Beiermann: “How much should you charge [for gift wrap]?
Direct Marketing Math is very simple…