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This video from SBTV examines whether an activity can be considered a small business or hobby especially for tax purposes according to Internal Revenue Service guidelines. A key point to remember is that to be a business, an activity must generate a profit within a certain period of time sometimes varying based on the type of activity. If a hobby Read More
Last week, Y Combinator debuted one of its new startups, Listia, which the site is describing as "auctions for free stuff". The basic concept is that users list items they no longer need or want, and other users bid on those items with points earned through the site by registering, referring friends, listing items or purchasing additional points Read More
If you have a home based business, one thing that you can do to improve yourself is to constantly learn new things and expose yourself to new ideas and concepts. Read More
This article from WebCPA looks at the Private Company Financial Reporting Committee of the International Accounting Standards Board and its discussion of a global accounting standard for small business. What exactly such an international standard will mean for small entrepreneurs the world over is unclear. If standards are simply a means by which Read More
The author insists that new business sellers should use credibility statements instead of trust statements during the initial contact. Read More

Five Ways to Make Your White Paper 'Stand Out'

Five Ways to Make Your White Paper 'Stand Out' - http://www.whitepapercompany.com Avatar Posted by WhitePaperPundit under Online Marketing
From http://www.whitepapercompany.com 4061 days ago
Made Hot by: MarciaB2B on August 11, 2009 2:31 pm
White papers are not longer a 'geeky' technical communications medium reserved for men in white lab coats. Today every company from Agriculture to Zone Planning has discovered the power of the white paper medium to educate, inform, convince, and generate new opportunities with both business and technical professionals. But as waves of new white Read More

Business Development Systems that work while you aren't: twitter

Business Development Systems that work while you aren't: twitter - http://www.sheteam.com Avatar Posted by SheTeam under Management
From http://www.sheteam.com 4061 days ago
Made Hot by: on August 12, 2009 2:46 pm
Ahhh, the twitter. Twitter is a good tool for keeping people updated with what you are doing. I like to use my account http://twitter.com/ghostceo to put up business ideas, quotations I'm liking, or shout outs to other people. Read More
We all love quotes. Whether they be light and funny such as the many Homer Simpson faux pas or whether they are time honored and serious, they add meaning to our writing, our conversations and even our attitude for the day. But what about your business? How are some of the most famous quotes relevant to you and your entrepreneural spirit today? Read More
Regardless of when an entrepreneur is looking to start their business, money can be made during a recession. It is a proven fact that many increased their portfolios even during the great depression. Unemployment statics consistent, how does that affect start ups. Read More

5 Ways to Make Me Want Your Advertisements : Duct Tape Marketing

5 Ways to Make Me Want Your Advertisements :  Duct Tape Marketing - http://www.openforum.com Avatar Posted by ducttape under Marketing
From http://www.openforum.com 4061 days ago
Made Hot by: JohnH on August 11, 2009 8:48 pm
In continuing with my series of quick social media tips (check out 5 tips for LinkedIn) I'm covering some tips for business use of Facebook here. I've actually written about some of these tips in great detail before, but this can act as a quick primer for folks who like their info snack sized like this. Read More
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