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:
The following is an excerpt from Barcode Booty: How I Found and Sold $2 Million of ‘Junk’ on Ebay and Amazon, and You Can, Too, Using Your Phone by Stephen Weber.
For more on the the founder of Domino’s Pizza, read Pizza Tiger.
Each year Americans start one million new businesses, nearly 80 percent of which fail within the first five years.
Success is all about connections.
“I wrote a 5,000-word sales letter and then I just bought the phrase on Google ‘I want to start a hot dog cart,’ and for every $200 I spent on Google I made $1000 so I kept doing it and upping the buy.” “That simple?” “I’m a big believer in the Warren Buffett saying: ‘Instead of climbing 30 foot walls I’d rather find 2 foot walls and step over them all day.’ So that’s what I did.” “Isn’t a 5,000-word sales letter too long?
As the pace of change accelerates and the volume of information explodes, we’re under great pressure to connect just in time with the people and ideas we need to thrive.
In The $100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau shows you how to lead of life of adventure, meaning and purpose – and earn a good living.
Raising Eyebrows Not every entrepreneur gets it right the first time, or even the fifth, but persistence pays.
Once your Business Model Canvas is done, it’s time for your team to “get out of the building”
Most of us believe entrepreneurial visionaries are born, not made.