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A Smart Idea

Found something you like to do? Make it your business!

This story appears in the June 1997 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Building a solid of your own requires learning from the successes and occasional failures of those who've come before you. Every piece of advice, every lesson learned and shared by other entrepreneurs, brings you closer to realizing your goal.

With adequate doses of entrepreneurial effort and customer appeal, almost any innovative idea can be transformed into a successful business. Once you decide that is for you, it's time to brainstorm and come up with the business idea that matches your likes, dislikes, interests, abilities and dreams.

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