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One of the biggest entrepreneurial challenges is coming up with a truly unique business idea that's right for you. To help you out, we've put together a list of suggestions to get your ideas flowing.
When you walk into a brick-and-mortar store, there are plenty of things the owner can do to make your shopping experience as good as it can be. It might have to do with customer service, the aesthetic of the space, the checkout process, or something else. But what makes one online shopping experience better than others?
When I was in my late twenty’s, I had a horrible experience buying into a popular franchise concept. I am a lover of all things business and have been self-employed most of my adult life. After my sour franchise experience, I have investigated hundreds of franchises trying to find just the right thing. At this point I consider myself a franchise investigation pro. Here are the questions you need to know to ask in order to properly vet a franchise.
Much like the way technology has changed the entire structure of our lives, Cloud tools have transformed the way a company can go about marketing their products and services on the internet. READ MORE for a list of tools to grow your Sales Sky-High
Britain’s decision to leave the EU is historic, and investment analysts, hedge fund managers and accountants in London are all wondering if the major banks will go or stay. Opinions are sharply divided on the issue, so here’s...
If you’re looking for a business opportunity which allows you to jump on board with an established brand and work to a tried and tested formula, a franchise could be the perfect solution for you. There are all kinds of business opportunities out there online, most of which start with something along the lines of ‘"Make a Ton of Money an hour from your front room." Guess what? If it looks to good to be true...it probably is.

Glowing Dog Collars

Glowdoggie knows that every dog owner wants to keep their furry loved ones safe, seen and protected – during the day, but even more importantly at night, when they need our care most. This is what...
That's Not How You Start a Business #1

6 Ways To Attract Customers

No matter what area of business you are in, if you don’t have customers than your business will eventually fail. That’s why it is so important to present yourself and your product in a way...

Globe Riding

One of the exciting things about running this blog is the number of interesting ideas I come across. One such great idea I just discovered is globe riding. One such company that offers a franchise...

A Scrapbooker for Hire

Here’s an inspiring story from the National Post that is no longer available online: According to scrapbooking business maven Sue DiFranco, there are big bucks to be made assembling scrapbooks for busy, stupid rich people. Well, she...
Diabetes is hard enough for adults to control, so imagine how a child must feel. Insulin pumps are often necessary gadgets for people with this problem, but for a child that means standing out from...
If you own a computer you can now fight crime and potentially win a prize. A new service from Internet Eyes distributes streaming CCTV video footage from stores and streets in the UK to...

11 Ways Entrepreneurs Fail

You will lose some customers. You will lose some friends and family. You will lose the faith of investors. Your idea will become worthless. You will fail some of your employees. You will fail at keeping stress...
If there is one industry to be in, health and wellness is the place to be. Everyone wants to look and feel good. It Works! is a direct selling company that is well aware of...
CNN: Schools worldwide book him to put a stop to bullying. One Minnesota community promised him $20,000 to get him to come to town for two weeks last fall. He calls himself The Scary Guy,...
The following is a guest post by Marsha Friedman. Nearly every day, someone asks my advice on the best way to promote their business or themselves. I get the question at speaking engagements, at the office...

Personalized Wine Bottles

PersonalWineBottles.com is a company that creates hand-painted and, hand-etched wine bottles. Customers can select everything from the design of the bottle to the type of wine allowing for a truly unique personalized wine bottle...
Are you tired of having to manually check all of your potential domain names against Twitter, Facebook, and all of the other social media websites? Never again. KnowEm is a website that allow you to...
This graphic was inspired by this quote from Jeanette Mulvey, managing editor of BusinessNewsDaily: Being an entrepreneur is almost never about the business you’re in. So, you like cupcakes. Great. That doesn’t necessarily mean you should...