Start A Home Based Wedding Related Business

By Dane Carlson on December 29, 2013 in Ideas Work at Home Business Opportunities: How To Start A Home Based Business Related To Wedding Planning. Business Opportunities Weblog editor and publisher Dane Carlson lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, just 15 miles from Yosemite National Park. He accidentally became a professional blogger in…

Social media is the next frontier in social selling

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. If you are puzzled by the title of this post because you think you are up on the latest trends and are sure that “social selling” means selling on social media, be prepared to…

Picture-perfect Pinnable Pics (12 hot tips!)

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. A blog without pictures is like dessert without taste. An effective approach to images can do so much more for your blog posts than just make them look pretty. Here are 12 ways to…

Are you getting paid enough on client projects?

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Do you track your time for client projects? Should you? And if so, how best to do it? Tracking the time you spend on a client’s project might be easy for you. Or it…

Make a Winning eCommerce Shopping Experience

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. There are many pitfalls to running an eCommerce website.  Making a winning eCommerce shopping experience means easy to order, fast (and free) delivery, and actually delivering what was ordered. While the shopping experience itself…

Stress Relieving Vending Machine

By Dane Carlson on December 16, 2013 in Featured The “Passive Aggressive Anger Release Machine” is a machine that allows you break a dish or two until you feel better. All you have to do is insert a dollar, and a piece of china will slowly move towards you until it falls to the bottom…

Creating A Catchy Business Name

By Dane Carlson on December 30, 2013 in Say What? According to David Burd, president of The Naming Company in East Stroudsburg, Pa., it’s common for new entrepreneurs to try to convey too much in their business names. “A name is not an ad campaign,” he says. “It allows you to write checks and do…

Lesser Known Inventors: Ernie Fraze

By Angela Shupe on December 23, 2013 in Inventions The next time you get ready to open a soda or beer can, you can thank Ernie Fraze. Ernie was attending a picnic one day when he realized that he had forgotten to bring his can opener. It resulted in him having to open his drinks…