Ideas To Make 2019 The Best Year Ever!

| January 1, 2019

The New Year is upon us, and sometimes we start to visualize, or dream, about how great this new year will be.  The facts are that we have to do more than just dream and wish – we must take ACTION!  Action requires us to think about things, write some things down and begin to […]

Are Low Sales Affecting Your Self Esteem?

| December 16, 2015

Are your Holiday sales as high as you’d like them to be?  Are you making sales at all, or are you getting only a few customers per week? The advantage of working out of our homes is that we don’t have rent to pay on a store building, or spend our days at the store […]

Advertising Opportunities and Strategies on the Internet

| November 10, 2015

Today’s consumers are much more informed about new products than ever before.  Whenever a new product “hits the marketplace”, there seems to be a buzz about it throughout the internet.  Whether the product is being talked about in the social networks (Twitter, FaceBook,  etc), or written about in the various blogs, you can be assured […]

How to Get Local Publicity for Your Small Business

| April 23, 2012

Getting local publicity is a fundamental step when it comes to marketing your small business. In fact, for many small business owners, local marketing is the only type of marketing they know of and need. Here are some great ways to get local publicity: 1)  Get involved in community events. Although donating money to charities […]

How to Thrive On Less in This Tough Economy

| July 14, 2009

This new free ebook by Leo Babauta, author of “The Power of Less”, is loaded with great information and useful tips to help people that are worried about their jobs, businesses, homes and bills.  His “Thriving on Less, Simplifying in a Tough Economy” ebook includes topics like focusing on the essentials, thriving on less, changing […]

5 Reasons You Should Have a Website

| July 2, 2009

Many sewing businesses are local in nature, serving a specific geographic area.  Most owners of these smaller-scale businesses never think of having their own websites, but here are a few of the many reasons a website could help your business.Reason #1:It sets your business apart.You probably already know one or two (or even more) sewing […]

Win $25,000 in the eBay Sellers Challenge

| July 1, 2009

Online auction site eBay has announced their eBay Sellers Challenge for online merchants with an entrepreneurial spirit.  The challenge is open to anyone who wishes to start or expand an eBay business Four grand prize winners will receive $25,000 business grants – one in each of these categories: Full time eBay sellers who want to grow […]

Garter Belt Designer Enjoys Successful Niche Business

| May 8, 2009

Ouida Davis in Salisbury, North Carolina has carved out her own little niche business by making fancy garter belts and selling them online at her Originals By Ouida website, as well as through her mother Ruby’s formal wear shop.  Ouida says her frilly accessories are a growing trend for proms and other occasions and that they’re […]

501 Tips, Strategies & Professional Secrets for the Home Business Entrepreneur

| May 6, 2009

We’re very proud to share with you, our valued readers, our new 90 page ebook “501 Tips, Strategies & Professional Secrets for the Home Business Entrepreneur!”  The ebook is yours free when you subscribe to our weekly emails, just type your name and email address in the box at the upper left of this page […]

Keep An Eye on Your Competition Online for Free

| April 24, 2009

Would you like to see how your website traffic compares with your competitors?  You can get that information for free from!  You can compare numbers for your site and any two other sites without even signing in.  Signup for a free account and will report and analyze the traffic for up to five […]