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A Fresh Start
A Fresh Start
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After dealing with life-or-death situations, Abby Clark was searching for a fun busines...

Soaring Sales
Soaring Sales
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A latex allergy derailed Lori Garofalo's career as a balloon decorator. After consideri...

When Opportunity Knocks: "How I Got Into the Promo Business"

Sue VonderBecke used her people skills she...


Opportunity Knocks (in Odd Places)

John Wolfe worked at a slaughterhouse unti...


College Graduates Wanted

Rick Greene was fresh out of college when ...

Small Business Opportunities: From Illustrator to Promo Designer
Small Business Opportunities: From Illustrator to Promo Designer
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Tee Hamilton discovered a crucial need amongst promotional products distributors – and ...

5 Hot Ideas to Build Your Small Business
5 Hot Ideas to Build Your Small Business
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Building your small business in today's economy might seem like a daunting task, but...

"How I Started My Own $2 Million Business From Home"
"How I Started My Own $2 Million Business From Home"
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Scott Mollahan started his business and quickly racked up more than $2 million in reven...

Hot Business Ideas: The Best Ways to Get More Referrals
Hot Business Ideas: The Best Ways to Get More Referrals
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It all started with a friendly tennis match. Mike Beckman, owner of Proforma BPM in...

Accounting for Small Business: Staying in the Money

Here are nine ways to make sure cash flow ...


Low-Cost Opportunities to Build Business

There are opportunities to promote your bu...


How to Work From Home & Save Your Sanity

Here are three pitfalls to avoid when work...

Successful Business Ideas: The Sign Market

Looking for ideas to expand your distribut...


Tips for Small Business Owners: Find Funding for Your Business

When your start-up business needs capital,...


5 Tips to Starting a Successful Embroidery Business

Want to know the tricks of the trade to ma...

Desk Organization Tips
Desk Organization Tips
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Six smart ways to organize your workspace

Accounting for Small Businesses: Improve Your Cash Flow
Accounting for Small Businesses: Improve Your Cash Flow
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Whether you're a distributor or screen printer, adequate cash flow is the heartbeat...

Managing a Small Business: Tips to Make Your First Hire
Managing a Small Business: Tips to Make Your First Hire
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Picking the right person to hire as your company's first employee is among the most...

Hot Idea: Expand Your Business Online
Hot Idea: Expand Your Business Online
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In today's increasingly competitive marketplace, where price means everything, one...

Hot Idea: Keep Your Home Office Organized
Hot Idea: Keep Your Home Office Organized
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Your home office has limited space. So how can promo product pros deal with all of...

Home Office Design: Show Off Your Artsy Side
Home Office Design: Show Off Your Artsy Side
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Enhancing your home office with art creates an inspiring and pleasing place to spend yo...