Home-Based Business

Bootstrapping

Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors

Bootstrapping does require a full confidence in your own passion with no investors to lean on or blame. But isn't that why you signed up to be an entrepreneur in the first place?
Startup Basics

3 Non-Retail Options for Your Specialty Food Business

If you don't want to sell your specialty foods via a retail location or mail order, these methods offer a way to get started now.
Home Offices

5 Benefits of Getting Outside the Home Office Every Day

Running a business from your house is a boon for entrepreneurs but you need sunshine and people to thrive.
Communication Strategies

WebRTC: What Is It and Why Companies Need to Embrace It

WebRTC, which stands for web real-time communications, is an emerging standard for voice and video communications that is taking the telecommunications industry by storm.
Startup Basics

10 Essentials for Launching a Business While Juggling Your Day Job

Starting a business is stressful in the best circumstances. Doing it without any income is far from the best circumstance.
Franchise Players

This Franchise Took 'Work at Home' to a Whole New Level

Amy VanderMolen loved selling on eBay. So she made her hobby her business.
Home-Based Business

7 Tips on Successfully Running a Home-Based Business

If you have big aspirations and are looking for ways to turn your great idea into a tangible business model that's run out of your home, you need a plan.
Home-Based Business

5 Million-Dollar Home-Based Business Ideas You Can Use Today

Teach an online course. Write an ebook. Conceive a product you yourself need. The ideas are out there. Get started!
Home-Based Business

Home-Based Franchises That Are Home Runs

Top franchises that get the job done from home or on the road.
Work From Home

4 Things No One Tells You About 'Entrepreneur-ing' From Home

No matter how successful you are, people will wonder if you're really working.
Nonprofits

Habitat for Humanity, MasterCard Building 'Work-Live' Spaces for Low-Income Business Owners

Launched as a pilot program in Flint, Mich., the duplex structures aim to drive economic growth and revitalize beleaguered communities.
Growing a Business

Is it Time to Move Your Business Out of the Spare Bedroom?

Here are six reasons why you may need to give up the work-from-home lifestyle and find rented space.
Starting a Business

How Working At Home Can Be Harmful to Your Health

Working at home seems like a great way to balance work and life. But it might have the opposite effect.
Starting a Business

An Entrepreneur's Guide to Personal Grooming

If you work from home, you need these five essential tips. Better still, tape them to your bathroom mirror.