Category: Business Ideas

These are the concepts and business ideas that people can use to start their own enterprise. From the ecologically-themed to the creative to those suitable for mothers working from home, there are lines of business that people can start to get themselves out of the corporate rat race. With a little work, a good business idea can become a successful venture.

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E4C#5 Starting a Profitable Green Online Business With Backyard Medicinal Herbs – John Gallagher,

Ever wonder what it takes to start a green online business selling informational products? Info product marketing is one of the most profitable ways to make money online – digital products have low overhead, and can be a great source of passive income. You can literally make money while you sleep. Info product marketing is [...]


E4C #2: Glenn Croston: Top Green Business Opportunities & Starting A Green Business

Get your fill of expert advice for green business strategies and best practices when you listen in on this interview with Glenn Croston of Starting Up Green, a company focused on helping green entrepreneurs see success. Glenn, whose writing has appeared in the LA Times, the New York Times, Fast Company,, and, has [...]

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E4C #1: Joel Makower, on Trends in Green Business & Dream Green Jobs

This must-hear interview with Joel Makower is perfect for anyone interested in increasing their online presence, making money through their green business, and growing readership. Joel has over 20 years of experience as a journalist and green entrepreneur, and brings a ton of wisdom and insight to discussions on green jobs, green businesses, and cleantech [...]

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10 Stupid Business Ideas That Made Millions

Let’s face it. For every ten or even a hundred stupid ideas ever considered as a serious business venture, at least one succeeded. Against all odds, these once-laughable business ideas defied logic, market expectations and plain old commonsense, allowing their creators to get the last laugh, all the way to the bank. Below are ten [...]

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10 Small Business Ideas That Are Anything But Boring

While there are people who want to get out of the rat race and start their own business, not everyone has a great small business idea in their head. All too often, the obvious choices are ones that delve into already-crowded areas or niches, so there isn’t a lot of room for an inexperienced new [...]

More and more, the female population is finding out the perks of running a home-based business.

Small Home Business Ideas for Women

It is no longer an unusual scenario for a woman to run a business of her own. If the surveys are any indication, women are, in fact, giving men a run for their money. Between 2002 and 2006, existing female-owned businesses expanded faster than male-owned businesses in 40 states of the US. The female population [...]

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Small Business Ideas that don’t Need Much Startup Capital

  Starting a small business can be expensive. There’s the initial capital outlay, business licensing, and hardware and officeware procurement. If you’re not planning on starting a franchise, then there are a number of small business ideas for less than $5,000 that you can grow from home. Accounting If you have proficient skills in accounting, [...]

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10 Mompreneurs Who Started Successful Businesses from Home

There is a delicate art to balancing the competing demands of motherhood and career, and it only gets harder for those women who decide to take the risk and bank on their small business idea. There are a few, however, who find it in themselves to not only be stay-at-home moms, but also entrepreneurs. The [...]

You don't have to settle for being just a full-time parent if you can juggle both work and home.

10 Creative Mompreneur Small Business Ideas

Are you a stay-at-home mom? Do you sometimes wish to look for a new way to earn a living and at the same work according to your own schedule? Well then, starting your own venture is probably the best way to do it. Being an entrepreneur is not always easy; but if you have the [...]

It is not just enough to be an entrepreneur; one should also be an eco-conscious entrepreneur.

10 Green Online Business Ideas for Smart Webpreneurs

Nowadays, it is not just enough to be an entrepreneur; one should also be an eco-conscious entrepreneur. Looking after the planet should always be everyone’s main concern. Thus, if you wish to start your own business, better keep things green in the process. The following are ten green online business opportunities that are both profitable [...]