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This story appears in the February 1999 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Valerie Edwards, 33, and her husband, Adrian, 30, weren't happy campers upon graduating from California State University, San Bernardino--she with a degree in social sciences and he with a degree in business. Like many new grads, the couple soon found themselves in jobs they both hated.

"We were working a lot of hours and not really going very far," recalls Valerie, who was a store manager at a major toy retailer at the time, while Adrian spent long days on the road in sales for an automotive solvent business. "We were hitting a dead end and weren't challenged in the way we thought we could be."

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