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10 (plus 1) Ways to Winning a Business

Many people fantasize at one time or another about going into business and being their own boss. Now a growing number of Americans are turning that fantasy into a reality.

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Tame Your Telephone

By Billee Pike Your telephone can be one of your most valuable business tools. Or it can become a time management handicap ó incessantly de manding your attention and be

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Year-End Ideas for Tax Reduction

By Sandy Botkin As a former legal specialist in the Office of Chief Council for the Internal Revenue Service, I suggest that home-based business owners and other small business entrepreneurs

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Tax Season Never Ends: Early Tax Work Pays Off in Time and Money

by Jan Zobel, EA The following reminders may help to lower your taxes as well as make the preparation of your next return a less taxing experience: If you have

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Keep Your Home Business a Tax Chomping Machine

By Sandy Botkin, C.P.A. CRITICAL STEPS TO MAINTAINING BUSINESS STATUS WITH THE IRS So, you finally decided to start your own part-time home business. You have gathered sufficient inventory and

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Strategic Alliances: Four Guidelines for Teaming Up to Offer Your Customers More

Can a home business deliver a fully working team that can take on a business opportunity usually reserved for large business enterprises? Don’t limit yourself just because you answer your business phone in

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Statistics on 90s Women’s Business Ownership

These stats are focused on the mid-90s business ownership of US women. * Women-owned businesses are one of the fastest growing segments of our economy. * Women business-owners are starting

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An Introduction to Strategic Planning

INTRODUCTION This publication introduces you to strategic planning. Such a plan will help you to * Take advantage of your company’s strengths. * Eliminate or reduce your company’s weaknesses. *