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Legit Ways to Make (Good) Money on the Side

When Laura Jones, a life coach, and her husband, a ballroom dance instructor and studio manager in Southampton, Pa., couldn’t find a natural deodorant that worked as well as the commercial ones, they developed their own. Realizing others were...

Lessons on Being an Entrepreneur With a Toddler In Tow

"Mama, mama, MAMA, MAMAAAAAAA" Bam, bam, bam. That was the sound of my then 1-year-old daughter screaming at the top of her lungs while pounding on the bedroom door I was hiding in. She had her mommy radar on and had found me. It was my first few...

Six Real-Life Lessons in Crisis Management

Every business goes through its ups and downs. There may be office politics, cash flow issues or staffing challenges — issues that are tough, but manageable. When a true disaster or crisis strikes, though, it can sometimes be the breaking point. ...

Self-employed? How to Be Your Own Best Boss

I’m preparing to leave my job because I’ve built a successful business on the side. Having been self-employed previously, I have fears of reverting back to unproductive habits and having a lack of focus. Also I know I’m going to miss the social...

Tired of Working for Someone Else?

Six steps to starting your own small business

I Went From Stealing Food to Making Six Figures

If it all went according to my parents’ perfect plan, I would’ve been riding horses, living in boarding schools, spending summers at overnight camps and, one day, working as a lawyer, just like my dad. But at 5 years old, my destiny for this...

Why You Should Offer Your Employees a 401(k)

When you’re self-employed, nobody is saving for your retirement except, hopefully, you. (And as a freelancer, I’m right there with you.) But if you have employees, one of the most valuable benefits you can offer them will also provide you with a...

How We Turned Our Passions Into Profits

Wouldn’t it be nice to get up every day knowing that you’re doing work that really matters — something you’re truly passionate about? Unfortunately, new statistics released from Gallup indicate that not many people feel that way: Only 13 percent...

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