Starting Your Own Business

by Amy Kennedy

Does starting your own business intrigue you? You have a lot of options available that will help you quit the 9 to 5 and go into business for yourself. If you’re not into the whole internet business thing, that’s okay....

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by FStewart

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a photographer? To set your own hours, create art out of everyday life, and make a nice salary to boot? Christian Grattan has just such a life. He’s an...

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by FStewart

Keeping up with multiple freelance clients can be difficult, to say the least, but not having a workable system is a disaster waiting to happen.  Sending the wrong assignments to the wrong clients, poor prioritization, and missed deadlines are sure...

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by Leisa Good

Have you been told that you have a knack for getting things done quickly and efficiently? Do you constantly come up with creative ways to organize and group things together for a quick find? Are you able to take a...

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by Leisa Good

Do you feel overwhelmed and disorganized most days? Are you searching for a way to better organize larger projects? Would you prefer project management software that is free? Well, this article will explore three project management software packages. For years...

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by Erica Martin

Do you grow your own fruits and vegetables, or make your own homemade baked goods and have excess food that you want to share or sell to people in your neighborhood? If so, there’s an easy way to sell them...

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by Miranda Grimm

Even your cat wants to earn money. Or maybe he just want his bowl filled so he can’t see the bottom of it. Either way, you need to buy cat food right? Well, here are 3 ways you could possibly...

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by Miranda Grimm

I have a special skill I would love to share with you. This skill is something anyone can learn to do and it is a quick way to turn old items into new while making quick cash. Pick up old...

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by FStewart

One of the greatest challenges of many work-from-home jobs is that income is often irregular or inconsistent, especially if working as a freelancer.  This means that some months there may be extra money, some months there is just enough, and...

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by Erica Martin

Are you looking for ways to expand your reach as a writer? Do you enjoy writing about important causes that you believe in? If so, you may want to consider applying to be a volunteer contributing writer at Star A...

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by Miranda Grimm

It’s often a delicate balancing act to manage caring for your children while earning money to support the family. Some parents opt to start a childcare service at home to earn money and care for their own children in the...

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by Miranda Grimm

Lots of things make entrepreneurs famous, from investors so shady they could be used as beach umbrellas, to the first time they put up their product for sale. One seemingly menial task can also send their hearts racing, and that’s...

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by Miranda Grimm

Guest Post By Paul Maplesden If you’re a freelancer, you know that your clients are often working to very tight budgets. This can sometimes make negotiating rates and payments tricky as they’re trying to get the most for their money...

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by Miranda Grimm

Guest Post By Barbie Carpenter Many business professionals dream of working from home, eliminating lengthy commutes, avoiding irksome coworkers, and saving money on professional attire and gas. However, not every career presents a realistic work-from-home opportunity. Moreover, the careers that...

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by Miranda Grimm

Facebook has been a viable marketing channel for business because of the many different ways you can connect with the community if you do have a Facebook business page. You can also gain potential customers through interaction and sharing valuable...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you’re a freelance writer or content creator, speed is your friend. When you’re starting out and you don’t have very lucrative contracts, you often have to write multiple articles a day to achieve your target income. For example, if...

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by Miranda Grimm

Finding new customers and earning their repeated patronage is one of the largest challenges facing any online business, whether large or small. Learning effective strategies for attracting customers may seem overwhelming at first. Below are some of the most effective...

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by Miranda Grimm

Ever considered making money from your expertise and pursuing a career in freelance consulting? If you have a lot of knowledge about a certain topic, or have gained experience working in the same field for several years, you could become...

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by Erica Martin

Now that I’ve written and published my first ebook and it’s started getting some downloads, I wanted to share some lessons I learned as I went through the process of writing this first ebook. If you  have thought about writing...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you have ever thought helping others plan a vacation would be a great job, you might have a passion for working as a travel agent. There are many ways you can work from home in this industry. Several companies...

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by Jess Weaver

Elance was one of the first places I turned to when I started working from home as a freelancer. I landed a few gigs and even had a few long-term clients for about a year. However, just because something is...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you’re like most people, when it comes to finding a job you probably start by updating your resume. You find a copy of the document somewhere on your computer, add your last job, and begin the uncomfortable process of...

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by Miranda Grimm

My work at home story is an ever-evolving one. If you have been a follower and faithful reader then you know the back story. Don’t worry if you aren’t – I’ll fill you in. My work at home job began...

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by Miranda Grimm

This is a guest post submitted by Alan Lucas of a Make-A-Web-Site.com Getting involved with Amazon’s affiliate program can be a pretty fun and exciting experience for anyone that has the time and patience to see it through. A lot...

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by Erica Martin

If you don’t mind investing a little money and time, one way you can earn money from home is by working as an independent distributor for a multi-level marketing (MLM) company. Though I personally haven’t done this, I do realize...

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by Missy Diaz

Are you in the process of attending a work at home trade show? If so, and if it’s your first, there are things you can do to make the event literally pay off. Trade shows are known for being great...

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by Leisa Good

Have you ever started on one path only to find yourself on another? Have you ever accidentally stumbled upon an idea that was even better than your original idea? Have you become more fulfilled with another business or job than...

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by Leisa Good

Are you good at networking and trading services with others? Are you able to come up with creative solutions to save money? Are you able to find free services that actually well for your home business? Then you must be...

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by Miranda Grimm

I have been branching out to other bloggers as a guest poster. I have been honored to appear at The Work at Home Wife blog where I discussed the skills needed, and often overlooked, to land a work at home...

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by Erica Martin

If you work from home, especially if you’re an independent contractor, one of the most important things you need to do is keep track of your business expenses – anything pertaining to your business, such as the cost to run...

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by Erica Martin

Create a Derivative Work from a Public Domain Work If you’ve always wanted to write a book, but are not sure what you want to write about, there is good news.  There is actually a way to write a book...

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by Renee Crandall Phile

What Is A Cover Letter? Have you asked this question before? If so, you’re not alone. Maybe you have written many cover letters in the past, but are still unsure of exactly what function they serve. After all, if you...

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by Erica Martin

When doing research for my ebook, I read a very helpful one called Ultimate Work From Home Jobs, by KT Bell.  In this book, I found out about several companies that allow their employees to work from home either completely or...

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by Miranda Grimm

It may seem counterproductive to ever turn away a client when trying to build up your freelancing career. However, there are actually times when it is essential to your business! Use the following cues and tips to help you avoid...

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by Miranda Grimm

Happy Valentine’s Day! In honor of a day filled with the ooey gooeys for the people we love I wanted to give you some of the places we, the Adventure Team, Love to Make Money Online! 10 Places We Love...

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by Leisa Good

With the New Year 2013 fresh among us, many of us in our personal lives have resolved to: lose weight, stop smoking, start exercising, and save money. These are just a few of the most commonly stated New Year’s Resolutions....

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by Jess Weaver

Happy New Year’s to all the work at homers out there! I have been kind of quiet in the work at home world for a little bit and I just wanted to fill everyone in. My son is turning 2...

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by Miranda Grimm

Today’s post is sort of a difficult one for me. ZNZ or Zip Nada Zilch is a company I have been asked about multiple times. While I never really considered it a scam- I was definitely quick to file it...

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by Miranda Grimm

One of my favorite things about writing here at Work at Home Adventures is when I get the opportunity to interview and meet new entrepreneurs! I love sharing stories of self-starters with the readers because it is often true inspiration and...

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by Erica Martin

In the nine years I’ve been working from home, I’ve noticed that there are more and more jobs being posted for people in all professions.  When I first started working from home, most of the legitimate work from  home jobs...

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by Miranda Grimm

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by Miranda Grimm

Guest Post by Terra Bohlmann, PMP, from TheWorkingHouse.com I don’t know about you, but when I started my business I thought it would be easy to find clients. Once I made the decision to official launch my business, shouldn’t everyone...

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by Miranda Grimm

Freelancer.com is the most recent site I have joined to find work from home.  I have been looking for designing jobs but joining Freelancer has opened a world to me I previously ignored! Many of the readers who contact me...

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by Miranda Grimm

Written By Jess Weaver: Hi. My name is Jess and I am a work at home mom who specialized in freelancing. My journey started almost a year ago and here I am. I wanted to take some time to talk...

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by Jess Weaver

Written By: Jessica Weaver Recently, I landed my first professional online writing job with Cheer Channel, Inc.Many people are curious as to how I landed a freelance job like this and what my plan of action was. First of all,...

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by Miranda Grimm

Hello Mandy! Thanks for being a part of the Work at Home Adventures Web-Based business series. We have met many online entrepreneurs and we are glad to add you to our mix! First, can you tell me a little about...

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by Miranda Grimm

An online friend of mine told me about your site when I expressed an interest on Facebook about finding web-based business owners who can teach us all a few things about how they got their start. I was instantly impressed...

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by Miranda Grimm

Who is Cassie Rader? Hello, I am a 28 year old stay at home mother of three wonderful children: Mariah age 8, Catlin 6 and Aron 4. I have also been married to my wonderful and supportive husband, Travis, for...

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by Miranda Grimm

We spoke with Leisa Good last week about her Virtual Assistant Business. Angie Nelson also work in this field but as Leisa pointed out, there are an unlimited number of directions to take a VA business.   Can you tell...

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by Miranda Grimm

Who is Leisa Good? Leisa Good is a virtual assistant (VA) who has been employed in her own VA practice, Gemstone Business Solutions, since 2006.  From her home office, she virtually offers her administrative and writing skills to clients in other states and countries with...

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