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Success Stories

Not Just for Kids

Who says business can't be fun? Not these specialty toy e-tailers.
Success Stories

Locals Only

Selling locally handcrafted furniture online has helped these furniture entrepreneurs stand out from the crowd.
Pet Business Center

Ferreting Out a Fortune

From selling ferret pet supplies to website redesign, these entrepreneurs have built an online empire.
Success Stories

Nightclubbing

After being left behind the velvet rope, this entrepreneur created a hip online destination for nightclubbers.
Success Stories

Ticket to Success

By bringing his ticket brokerage online, this entrepreneur found success.
Your Business Plan

SCORE's Top Business Planning Tips

Before you write or update your business plan, consult these tips.
Startup Basics

Get Yourself an Entrepreneurial Education

Many entrepreneurs choose to start out on their own. But another choice is to obtain a degree in entrepreneurship--and take advantage of the vast array of biz resources universities offer.
Using Credit Cards to Fund Your Business
Self-Financing Your Startup

Using Credit Cards to Fund Your Business

Know the risks you face before you take the plunge into credit-card debt.
Legal Basics For Startups

Answers to Your Startup Legal Questions

Don't let red tape boggle your mind. Here's how to handle some common legal dilemmas.
Location

Thriving In A Bad Location

Make your business succeed in a location where others have failed.
Startup Basics

It's Who You Know

If you really know how to work your connections, a successful startup is less than 6 degrees away.
Home Based Business

Home Office Tips for Holiday Houseguests

Keep your home business running smoothly with these three tips for entertaining holiday guests.
Success Stories

Stroller Strides

Creating a family-friendly fitness class won an entrepreneur the mothers' seal of approval.
Business Ideas

Hot Trends to Explore

Get fired up! Ignite your profits with our inside look at the hottest trends and best business ideas for 2006.
Distribution and Licensing

Put a Lid on It!

An infomercial for this inventor's snappy new food containers helped her seal the deal with a large retailer.
Your Business Plan

Top 10 Business Plan Mistakes

When it comes to creating a business plan that attracts investors, these tips will help you get it right the first time.
Setting Up a Homebased Business Legally
Home Based Legal Startup

Setting Up a Homebased Business Legally

This checklist of legal steps and resources is a must-have for any new homebased business owner.
Startup Basics

10 Things to Look Out for When Buying a Business

If you're thinking about purchasing a business for sale, this legal expert tells you what you need to be wary of to protect your investment.
Startup Basics

Seven Keys to Growing Your Business

Increase your sales with these 7 principles every successful business should follow.
Startup Financing

How to Get Investors for Your Startup

Raise the money you need by proving to investors that you've done your homework and are willing to sacrifice.
Business Ideas

8 Perpetually Hot Businesses

We've got brand-new updates on 8 of our businesses from our 2005 hot list. And guess what? They're still sizzling.
Startup Financing

Creative Funding 101

Having an invention is worthless if you don't have the funds to produce it. Get your startup rolling with these money-raising ideas.
Business Ideas

Get In on the Hot Senior Care Market

Senior businesses are one of the hottest markets around. We'll help you get started with the basics, plus provide 5 ideas to put into motion.
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