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Food Truck, Cart or Kiosk: The Right Ride for Your Mobile Food Business

Food Truck, Cart or Kiosk: The Right Ride for Your Mobile Food Business

Get the details on just what you need to consider when purchasing the cart, truck or kiosk from which you'll run your mobile food business.
How to Start a Bar/Club

How to Start a Bar/Club

Be the toast of the town, the life of the party--and a successful entrepreneur? Yep. You can have it all when you open a bar.
How to Start a Restaurant

How to Start a Restaurant

Whether you want to serve fast food, steak, pizza or coffee, start your journey here with this comprehensive guide to launching your own food establishment.
How to Start a Travel Service

How to Start a Travel Service

With diverse options like corporate travel, niche travel and franchising, there are a number of ways you can put your love of travel to work.
How to Become a College Planning Consultant

How to Become a College Planning Consultant

If you can tell a Harvard student from a UC Berkeley student and know all there is to know about college, it's time to throw your mortarboard into the entrepreneurial arena by becoming a college planning consultant.
How to Start a Coin-Operated Laundry

How to Start a Coin-Operated Laundry

Like things neat and clean? Then starting a coin-op laundry might be your ticket to entrepreneurial success.
How to Start a Pet Business

How to Start a Pet Business

If you love all the creatures of the earth, starting one of these pet-related businesses might put you on the path to success.
How to Start a Wholesale Distribution Business

How to Start a Wholesale Distribution Business

Buy low, sell high: A background in sales and a keen eye for popular merchandise are the keys to success as a wholesale distributor.
How to Start a Lawn Care or Landscaping Business

How to Start a Lawn Care or Landscaping Business

Cutting the grass isn't for teenagers anymore. Put your landscaping and lawn-care skills to work by starting a lucrative business.
How to Start a Retail Business

How to Start a Retail Business

Owning your own store is a dream shared by many. Be one of the few that makes it come true with help from this thorough guide.
How to Open a Salon or Day Spa

How to Open a Salon or Day Spa

From trendy hair salons to corner barber shops, this comprehensive guide will show you how to start the salon or day spa you've always dreamed of.
How to Start a Cleaning Business

How to Start a Cleaning Business

If you don't mind getting your hands dirty and appreciate the sense of a job well done, then a cleaning service might just be your perfect opportunity.
How to Start a Consulting Business

How to Start a Consulting Business

Everyone has an untapped reservoir of knowledge. Put yours to work for you as an independent consultant.
How to Start a Medical Claims Processing Business

How to Start a Medical Claims Processing Business

A doctor's attention should be on patients--not money matters. Help medical professionals focus on their core competencies with a medical billing service.
How to Start an Import/Export Business

How to Start an Import/Export Business

From importing exotic fashions to exporting light fixtures, the international trade business will take you all over the world and into all product niches.
How to be an Information Consultant

How to be an Information Consultant

Captain Information to the rescue! OK, you probably shouldn't put that on your business cards, but clients will recognize your heroic powers of research when you start an information consulting firm.
How to Offer Child-Care Services

How to Offer Child-Care Services

Does children's laughter sound like music to your ears? Do you enjoy the idea of six rugrats chaotically crawling at your feet at any given moment? Then read on for your perfect business.
How to Start a Business Support Service

How to Start a Business Support Service

Why should a company hire an employee when they can outsource jobs to you? Offer your clients word processing, Web services, proofreading, bookkeeping and more with a business support service.
How to Become a Wedding Consultant

How to Become a Wedding Consultant

Dum-dum-de-dum . . . uh-oh. Aren't soon-to-be-newlyweds nervous enough without actually having to plan the wedding? Let happy couples hand over the hassle to you and your bridal consulting business.
How to Start a Freight Brokerage Business

How to Start a Freight Brokerage Business

Get your entrepreneurial destiny really moving by becoming a broker--matching shippers and transportation servicess--for the freight industry.
How to Start a Clothing Store

How to Start a Clothing Store

Are you fashion forward? Do you love working with the public? Then it might just be time for you to marry your fashion sense and your business sense with a retail clothing business.
How to Start an Event Planning Service

How to Start an Event Planning Service

Put your party experience to good use by planning, designing and throwing events for private and corporate clients.
How to Start a Staffing Services Business

How to Start a Staffing Services Business

If there's one thing that can give any business owner a headache, it's staffing. Soothe your clients' pain by finding and placing the best employees for their needs.

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