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There's a difference between someone who starts a business because they've found a profitable business idea, and business people who are absolutely driven, compelled even, to create the very best product possible. Have you seen the...
History of the Better Business Bureau The Better Business Bureau is 100 years old this year, and to celebrate, they’ve made an info-graphic of their accomplishments. The top of the graphic is below, and the full...

Niche Biz: Rylaxing

Niche Business - Rylaxer Bed               Like most college students, Ryan Dickerson, a junior at Syracuse University, found himself wedged into a small dorm room that fit little more than a bed and a desk, according to...
Little Cloud Nine Travel Pillow Next up in our series of interviews with contestants in Walmart’s Get on the Shelf contest is Steve Diemer, inventor of Little Cloud Nine travel pillow. What a great idea!! What product...
11 Year Old Invents the Pencil Ruler An eleven year old named Nathan had a problem. While doing his math homework, he needed to measure something but couldn’t find a ruler. He looked down at the...
How to Nurture Your Child's Entrepreneurial Spirit The following is a guest post by Lior Levin. These days, young entrepreneurs seem to be changing the world every day. Two of the largest and most important companies on...
In The $100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau shows you how to lead of life of adventure, meaning and purpose and earn a good living. Still in his early thirties, Chris is on the verge of completing a...
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Glow in the Dark Blue Jeans

Glow in The Dark Blue Jeans Naked & Famous Denim is a blue jean company in Montreal, Quebec that uses the most unique and rare denim fabrics from Japan. The prestigious mill in Japan, from which...
How to Start a Teaching or Tutorial Website   Looking to start a website, but constantly putting it off due to the fact that you have no clue where to start or what niche you would even...
Creating a Business in a Stadium Parking Lot Jason Wotman admits the whole idea was born out of laziness. Tailgate parties are fun, but the transportation, set-up and clean-up are certainly no picnic. After one particular...
Lawyer Turned Children's Book Publisher Yahoo Finance: While reviewing a thick legal document in her office one night at 2:00 a.m., corporate attorney YiShaun Yang had an epiphany and she realized the desire to be her own...
  The problem: You put out your garbage cans, the wind knocks them over, the lid pops off and everything that was once inside is now blowing down the street. Then someone drives over the lid and...
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When is The Right Time to Teach Kids Financial Skills? Kidworth.com believes it is never too soon and they have a method to help you teach them.   The following is a guest post by Rudy DeFelice of...
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Watch out Segway - here comes the Solowheel!   What is a Solowheel? It’s like a Segway, but without the annoying handle, and less nerdy and awkward. Called the Solowheel, it’s a 20 pound computerized unicycle that uses...
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Untold numbers of entrepreneurs are selling everything from customized yoga mats to homemade food. One of them is Marti Wymer, founder of Spoonful of Comfort, a Bradenton, Fla., company that delivers chicken noodle soup, dinner rolls...
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Business Opportunity Ideas Two of the most important sections of this website is our directory and our blog. For it is there that we offer thousands upon thousands of ideas, suggestions, franchise opportunities, dealerships, articles and...
10 Ways to Stay Marketable When You're Out of Work Business Pundit: Out of work? That doesn’t mean you’re also out of opportunities. Any single one of the ten methods below will help you stay marketable. 1. Take...
Athena Sex Toy Home Party Business
Sex Toy Parties in The Privacy of Home Carin Kronheim, a sex-toy party salesgirl, greets all of her clients with a smile and not a smirk. Kronheim knows how to make her customers feel at ease while...