Amazon: "If you want to make a small fortune out of a large one, start your business without a plan. In this book, you will discover how to: raise needed cash for your business quickly,...

The Vending Jackpot

Amazon: "My wife and I decided that we wanted to go into the vending business. We searched high and low and stumbled across this book. This is an excellent book especially if you do not...
A reader asked: I stumbled upon your webapge for business ops, looks like a great blog! I am wondering what are some suggestions or op for making money in Second Life? First, I'd definitely recommend checking...
I have this friend who's been trying to start a business for years. It's sad, because he actually think's he's in business. He's incredibly smart, and has developed a very interesting technology, but...

Crowdsourced Cookbook

Springwise: Foodie website food52 is one with an especially clear premise: 52 weeks, 52 recipe contests, and a crowdsourced cookbook to celebrate the result. Conceived in part by former New York Times food reporter Amanda Hesser–who has...
How many times have you seen a product and thought, I know how to make that better? Or not seen a product and thought, How is it that no one has invented this yet? And...
Each month, we highlight the bestselling entrepreneurship books on Amazon.com. Rework Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't Crush It!: Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion The E-Myth Revisited:...
I don’t know if you know this or not, but I live on a farm. It’s a small farm — a few acres at three thousand feet above sea level, nestled between pines and steep...
The Art of Money Getting or, Golden Rules for Making Money was originally published in 1880 by P. T. Barnum. Part 10 Learn Something Useful Every man should make his son or daughter learn some trade or...
Amazon: "After reading this book, I found it to have some good ideas, but it was too specific. I thought the author was just writing a book to promote his catalog because, unlike other catalog...
Amazon: "This book has very little to do with money a very much to do with sending money to the church. I bought a copy for each of my girls, 16 and 18 years old,...
Amazon: "I found this book to be simple to follow and full of practical, real world advice. There is no business theory here, just real steps to take to market on a shoestring, write a...
Barbara Mackoff reviewing for Amazon: PR pundits and business owners Friedman and Yorio tackle the fear factor of women who want to quit their day job and build a business. They ask, "Are you...
Amazon: "Marketing Your Consulting Services is an easy-to-read, easy-to-follw guide to marketing that even a novice can understand. Elaine Biech takes all the theories and distills them down to usable and proven techniques and ideas....
Amazon: "This is smart and practical guide and great motivational tool for starting a cafe, club, or any business serving the gay and lesbian community. Based on the experience of 650 business owners, and what...
Amazon: "this book contains alot of really good information to get you started. it has really been helpful. I especially liked the case histories of actual farmers/growers doing this."
Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, the co-authors of the immensely popular Freakonomics, are back with their third book in the series: Think Like a Freak. In it, rather than discussing what they think, they talk...

Restaurant

Amazon: "Interested in seeing what it takes to startup a restaurant, I bought this book. It was a compelte waste of . If you have gone out to eat more than one time, you already...
Amazon: "The newest title in the outstanding ASTD "In Action" series, Building A Successful Consulting Practice is an impressive and informative collection of twelve case studies, each of which offers invaluable advice and keen insight...

Six-Figure Consultant

Amazon: "Mr. Bly has been in this business for a long time. He gives his own address, phone number, home page, ... which is unusual. His personal approach may just work in this economy.What the...