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Start Your Own Event Planning Business
The event planning service business is a $500 billion business today. The profit margin has gone up from 15 percent to 40 percent. People hire event planners because they don't have the time and expertise to organize events themselves. More ...

Getting Started in the Direct Sales Industry
I remember when I went to my first home party several years ago. Watching the rep demonstrate her products really impressed me and all I could think to myself was "I could never stand up in front of people and do that". More ...

How to Start a Home-Based Catering Business
Are you passionate about parties? Do you live to cook? Now you can realize your dream of working from home at something you enjoy - a home-based catering business. Author Denise Vivaldo shares her experiences and advice on every aspect of setting up and running a thriving home-based catering business. More ...

Make Money With a Restaurant Delivery Service
As much as people love to eat out, just as many would like to get the same restaurant food delivered to their home. At the same time there are a large number of restaurants that would like to offer a delivery service to their customers. More ...

Starting a Home Day Care
There are many aspects to consider when you are starting a home day care. You must pay careful attention to all state requirements for licensing, insurance, and training. You also need to think about how you will care for children on a daily basis, and how this will affect your family. More ...

How to Make Money as a Street Vendor
Not all of us are cut out to get up at 5:00 a.m., dog it out in a traffic jam, be bored to tears for eight hours while kissing bosses butts, and then dog it out in another traffic jam, just to repeat the same thing the next day. More ...

Three Home Based Manufacturing Businesses You Can Start
Maybe you have dreamed of using that extra space in your garage or basement to make some money on the side, maybe turn it into a full-time income if you can find the right idea. Here are three of these ideas you can consider. More ...

Pet Sitting - An Ideal New Business Opportunity
Professional pet sitters care for people's pets during vacations or business trips Pet sitting is one of the fastest growing home-based businesses according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. You can make well over $35,000 while working for yourself. More ...

How To Choose a Snack Vending Machine
Snack vending machines come in all shapes and sizes. Some are small enough to hang on a wall and some are the full size floor models like the one I had. Some are electronic that you plug into an electric wall socket. Some are manually operated that don't require any electricity at all. More ...

Worm Farming For Fun and Profit
The world's soils are becoming depeated of organic nutrients. We need to protect earth's natural resources for our children. Studies have found worm farming to be the most effective way to produce healthy soil for natural farming. More ...

Sewing Clothes Kids Love
Suddenly kids plus size clothing has become a booming industry. This is a book of colorful and imaginative children?s clothes to sew, designed with kids in mind. The patterns include suggestions for alterations for difficult-to-fit children, including plus size. More ...

Starting a Business as a Business Plan Writer
Anyone who has thought about starting a business has heard that they need to write a business plan. The problem is that most people do not know how to write a business plan, and this creates an opportunity to start a home based business as a business plan writer. More ...

Five Easy Ways to Market Your Daycare Center
You've taken the leap of faith and decided your going to open your own family daycare center. But one thing you may not have thought about is, "how am I going to get kids?" Well, I'm here to tell you that there are a lot of families out there looking for childcare. More ...

Sell Your Product at a Consumer Show or Swap Meet
Many people have a product, craft, or service to sell, but don't want to rent a full-time retail space. A great idea is to rent a booth at a local consumer show or swap meet. More ...