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10 Booming Homebased Businesses

Thinking of starting a business from home? We've got 10 great ways to get started!

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

Looking for a reason to start your new business from the comfort of home? How's this for encouragement: Homebased business is one of fastest growing segments of the entrepreneurial economy. More and more people are leaving behind the traditional definition of the formal office and are starting up the businesses of their dreams from their home offices.

In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that there are now more than 18.3 million homebased businesses in the United States. You, too, can be part of this growing shift towards homebased entrepreneurship, and we've got 10 great ways for you to start.

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