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The Benefits Of Associations

Grow your connections by joining a homebased business group.

This story appears in the February 2001 issue of HomeOfficeMag.com.

When Beverley Williams began working from home more than a decade ago, she was literally quite alone. Very few people were working from home-or at least telling others about their chosen work styles-and no associations existed to bring homebased entrepreneurs together.

Today, it's much different, says Williams, president of the American Association of Home-Based Businesses (AAHBB). Some 3,700 at-home workers belong to her free, nonprofit group, reaping advice, information and networking opportunities that Williams didn't have a decade ago.

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