Sarah Pierce

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Success Stories

Reinventing the Conversation

This tech-savvy entrepreneur is leaving everyone twitterpated with his global online community.
Success Stories

Do My Stuff and Get Paid

Whether you're too busy to do it yourself or want to make some extra money on the side, this new online marketplace has you covered.
Franchise Buying Guide

Spotlight on ... Franchises That Cater to Kids

Think business can't be fun? We'll change your mind with these 10 kid-friendly franchises.

Q&A: American Inventor Judge Ed Evangelista

This advertising expert shares the number-one secret to creating an ad campaign that's certain to help sell your product.
Inventing

Q&A: American Inventor Judge Peter Jones

Peter Jones shares his advice for million-dollar success, plus why he hopes American Inventor, the show he co-created, wakes the inventing giant America once was.

Q&A: American Inventor Judge Mary Lou Quinlan

Marketing expert Mary Lou Quinlan shares the marketing secrets of successful products, plus why it's important to share your tale of passion to your consumers.
Inventing

Q&A: American Inventor Judge Doug Hall

Inventing guru Doug Hall gives us a behind-the-scenes look at ABC's American Inventor, plus what it takes to turn your idea into a product that sells.
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Xtreme Entrepreneurs

Learn from the pros: Discover what it takes to turn your passion for Xtreme sports into a successful business.
Xtreme Entrepreneurs

Xtreme Entrepreneurs

Learn from the pros: Discover what it takes to turn your passion for Xtreme sports into a successful business.
E-Business Profiles

The Million-Dollar Home Page

From the "Why didn't I think of that?" file: Learn how this 21-year-old entrepreneur made more than $1 million in five months.

The Pros of Running Your Business Like a Girl

Can girl-power help your biz? Here are four tips for turning a woman's unique strengths into a successful strategy.

The Pros of Running Your Business Like a Girl

Turn your unique strengths into successful business strategies with these four tips
Business Management

The Pros of Running Your Business Like a Girl

Turn your unique strengths into successful business strategies with these four tips
Big Idea

Promotional Power Punch

Generate more buzz and attract new clients with a unique give-away contest

Starting a Salon or Day Spa

From trendy hair salons to corner barber shops, this comprehensive guide shows you how to make your dream biz real.

Five Steps for Turning Your Idea Into a Product

Have a surefire invention idea, but not sure where to start? Make your dream a marketable product in five easy steps.
Success Stories

Smart Idea: Pet Manikins

This entrepreneur's clever idea helps rescue workers and veterinarians save animals' lives.
5 Steps for Turning Your Idea Into a Product
Product Development

5 Steps for Turning Your Idea Into a Product

Got a great idea for an invention but not sure what to do with it? Turn your dream into a marketable product with these easy steps.
Starting a Business

Free Tech Seminars for Women and Minority Entrepreneurs

In an effort to boost business and the economy, IT industry leaders and the government are offering free tech training--and you're cordially invited to attend.

Eight Paths to Homebased Business Success

Building your business empire from home? These management tips will keep you on top of your game.
Home Based Business

8 Ways to Keep Your Homebased Business Running Smoothly

If you're well on your way to home based business success, these management tips will help you stay on top of your game.

10 Management Lessons From a Young Entrepreneur

What can a 22-year-old teach you about making it big with your own biz? Plenty! Here are the secrets of his success.

10 Management Lessons From a Young Entrepreneur

Even those without a lot of years under their belt have much to offer in the way of business advice.

Running a Landscaping Franchise

A landscaping franchise bloomed into a livelihood for this grad.

What's In a Name?

The wrong name can slow your success. Create the perfect name for your biz with these six steps.
Success Stories

Flower Power

A nearly overlooked opportunity is blooming into an ideal business.
Naming Your Business

Your Name Here

Create the perfect name for your company with these six steps.
Success Stories

A Cut Above

A landscaping franchise bloomed into a livelihood for this grad.
Success Stories

Sister Act

Working together is helping these women build a healthy franchise.
Success Stories

Picture Perfect

Starting a business becomes an art form for one franchisee.