Is there a dark side to Amazon’s foray into self publishing? The Globe and Mail describes how spammers are clogging the environment: Thousands of digital books, called ebooks, are being published through Amazonâ€™s self-publishing system each month. Many are not written in the traditional sense. Instead, they are built using something known as Private Label […]
Kathryn Bechthold never felt quite like she had the balance thing worked out. On the first day she was set to do her first media appearance as the publisher of Mompreneur magazine, her baby daughter got sick. She had to find a last minute babysitter willing to care for her. That moment left her with
Not sure which books should be included in your business information library? The Christian Science Monitor has put together a short list of books that they feel every entrepreneur should have. What would you add to the list? The E-Myth and The E-Myth Revisited In a relatively short book, Gerber gives a realistic job preview
In the book Outliers by Malcom Gladwell there’s a theory that posits that if you do anything for 10,000 hours, you’ll be an expert. A former commercial photographer named Dan McLaughlin has decided to put the theory to the test. Although he’d never golfed before, could he become a professional golfer in 10,000 hours? That
Amazon has just released a new advertising supported Kindle for $114. The new Kindle contains advertising in it’s screensaver. The old, ad free, Kindle is still available for $139. How soon until Amazon is giving this things away? November 2011, if the predictions are correct.
Should you or shouldn’t you? That is the question that crosses every inventors mind when they are ready to do something with their special idea. John D. Smith went through that process, just to have his patent rejected. That hasn’t stopped him, though. Besides bringing his product to market anyway, he went on to write
Last week I reviewed the book One Simple Idea by Stephen Key. I loved the book and think that many of Business Opportunities Weblog readers will love it too. If you missed the post last week, or just want more information, here’s Stephen Key in a video describing who he is, what he does and
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The growing trend of moms becoming mompreneurs has been astounding. Amy Ballon and Danielle Botterell are two women that fall within this category. Like many women, they love their lives â€” no matter how crazy it can get. According to TheStar.com, Amy and Danielle have recently collaborated on a book that demonstrates the real ups
Marc Ostrofsky is a domain name investor who’s made millions of dollars buying and selling domain names. The most famous one he flipped was Business.com. He bought it in the mid 1990s for $150,000 and sold it in 1999 for $7.5 million. In May, his new book Get Rich Click! will be available. It offers