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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The World’s Craziest Online Business Model

By Brian Edmondson | 07/30/2009

“Bill” – an old friend of mine – invited me to dinner to pick my brain about doing business online. (He knows that I’ve been making my living online for several years now.) He explained that he’s been trying to make some extra money by selling “stuff” on eBay. And…

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Sit Back, Relax, and Let the Profit-Building Secrets Pile Up

By Paul Lawrence | 07/29/2009

The three grand I made almost instantly was just the beginning. You see, I’d taken advantage of a powerful strategy that many people overlook. It can result in immediate cost savings or an income boost. It can help generate continuous, long-term streams of cash. It can help you attract new…

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The Secret to Creating Tremendous Luck in Any Economy

By Early To Rise | 07/28/2009

By Julie Broad When negotiating to buy a property, I increase my chances of getting the exact deal I want by giving the seller options. One way I do it is by negotiating the financing terms I want at the same time as I negotiate price. Let’s say I wanted…

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The “A Prospect” Advantage

By Marc Charles | 07/27/2009

No matter what you’re selling, your job will be a lot easier of you target your marketing efforts to “A” prospects. By that I mean pre-qualified buyers – people who have already purchased what you’re selling. Ideally, they’ve done it recently (and often). “B” prospects are people who have shown…

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How to Get an Office For Free

By Paul Lawrence | 07/24/2009

My friend George needed a good-sized space for his business – with a reception area, conference room, and a couple of offices. He didn’t want to shell out the money to buy or rent that much space. But he found a novel solution that got him what he needed… almost free…

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The Skill That Generates Billions of Dollars in Revenue

By Marc Charles | 07/22/2009

Clayton Makepeace has it. Bob Bly has it. Michael Masterson has it. The late, great “infomercial king” Billy Mays had it. I’m talking about a simple skill that, if you learn and apply it, will ensure that you NEVER go hungry. This skill has enabled me to successfully negotiate multimillion-dollar…

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The Skill That Generates Billions

By Marc Charles | 07/22/2009

By Marc Charles Clayton Makepeace has it. Bob Bly has it. Michael Masterson has it. The late, great “infomercial king” Billy Mays had it. I’m talking about a simple skill that, if you learn and apply it, will ensure that you NEVER go hungry. This skill has enabled me to…

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Turn Your Hobby Into a Business

By David Cross | 07/21/2009

Setting up an e-newsletter or blog starts with a subject you love, a simple website, and some useful content. But unless you want your newsletter to be nothing but a hobby, you’ll want to find ways to generate income from it. You can create your own information products – e-books,…

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Are You Making a Mistake That Could Be Ticking Off Your Clients?

By Bob Bly | 07/20/2009

“Nate,” a freelancer I hired to write an e-book for me, e-mailed the first draft of the manuscript today as an attached Word file. Also attached: his invoice. Why did you do that, Nate? I just got your FIRST draft. I haven’t even opened the file, much less reviewed it.…

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What the Heck Is Alibaba?

By Marc Charles | 07/20/2009

Alibaba.com is the largest and most successful import/export marketplace for entrepreneurs in the world. It boasts more than 24 million members in 200 countries. And it facilitates more than $5 billion in import/export transactions each year – everything from sleeping bags to cement mixers. This makes importing a viable way…

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How to Get 5 Times the Internet Revenues by Going Offline

By Clayton Makepeace | 07/18/2009

Several months ago, one of my favorite clients asked me to create a Web-based promotion for a new investment advisory. But instead of beginning with a series of e-mails – or even a new Web page – I promptly sat down and wrote a 24-page DIRECT-MAIL package. Once the long…

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How to Avoid the 3 Biggest Mistakes Stock Market Investors Make

By Mark Morgan Ford | 07/18/2009

I’m not an expert in stocks, but I have been involved with stock market publications and stock market gurus for more than 25 years. During that time, I’ve met a lot of characters – some brilliant men without a trace of honesty and some honest men without a trace of…

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