Coverart for item
The Resource Home-based business for dummies, by Paul and Sarah Edwards and Peter Economy

Home-based business for dummies, by Paul and Sarah Edwards and Peter Economy

Label
Home-based business for dummies
Title
Home-based business for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Paul and Sarah Edwards and Peter Economy
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
'Home-Based Business for Dummies' is a comprehensive guide, designed to help anyone develop a thriving home-based business enterprise
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
658.0412
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD62.38
LC item number
.E393 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
For Dummies
Summary expansion
Thanks to the Internet, home-based businesses are booming. With a home computer and a good idea, you can market and sell almost anything in the world just from home. Whether you're selling homemade jams or working as a business consultant, today's entrepreneur doesn't even have to leave home. Home-Based Business For Dummies , 2 nd Edition will help you make your endeavor profitable and successful! Ideal for future entrepreneurs who have the urge and want the know-how, this updated guide includes new information on home business scams and how to avoid them, shows how to create an efficient, comfortable (but not too comfortable) work environment, explains how to put new technologies to work for you, and much more. There's even a 10-question quiz to help you determine if you're ready. You'll learn all the basics, including: Selecting the right kind of business for you Setting up a home office Managing money, credit, and financing Marketing almost anything in the world Avoiding distractions at home Home-Based Business For Dummies , 2 nd Edition was written by Paul and Sarah Edwards, award-winning authors who write a monthly column for Entrepreneur magazine, and Peter Economy, an author or coauthor For Dummies books on managing, consulting, and personal finance. In straightforward English, they show you how to: Stay connected to the business community, even when working from home Keep your work separate from your personal life Handle benefits, health insurance, and your retirement planning Make sure your bookkeeping is accurate and legal Use the Internet to bid for work, list your services in directories, network, and more Choose the technology and other resources you need Develop your own marketing and advertising strategies Navigate IRS rules for home-based businesses Home-Based Business For Dummies is packed with ideas and information that will help you get started right and help established, successful home-based business owners stay ahead of the pack. Use it well and this handy guide will be the most important reference in your home office. With 25 cost-saving tips for setting up a home office Live your entrepreneurial dream - from the comfort of home Starting a home-based business is the easiest, cheapest way to become an entrepreneur. But where do you begin? Relax! This friendly guide shows you the way - from choosing the right business opportunity, to paying your taxes, to dealing with distractions at home. Discover how to: Choose the right business for you Tap 14 sources of start-up funds Create an effective marketing campaign Set boundaries between home and work Deal with insurance and taxes
Label
Home-based business for dummies, by Paul and Sarah Edwards and Peter Economy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction. Part I: Beginning at the Beginning. Chapter 1: What You Need to Know about Home-Based Businesses. Chapter 2: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, What's the Best Business of All? Chapter 3: Hot Opportunities Now and for the Future. Chapter 4: Marketing 101: Getting Customers. Chapter 5: Making the Web Work for You. Part II: Managing Your Money. Chapter 6: Making the Transition to Working for Yourself. Chapter 7: Keeping Track of Your Money. Chapter 8: The Price Is Right: Deciding How Much to Charge. Chapter 9: Getting Health Insurance and Planning for Your Retirement. Chapter 10: Getting a Grip on Taxes and Deductions. Part III: Avoiding Problems. Chapter 11: Legal Do's and Don'ts. Chapter 12: Using Outside Resources and Experts. Chapter 13: Eluding Scams, Rip-Offs, and Other Headaches. Part IV: Making It Work: Moving Ahead. Chapter 14: Staying on Track with a Serious Business Attitude. Chapter 15: Coexisting with Kids, Relatives, Neighbors, and Pets. Chapter 16: Don't Just Stand There, Grow. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 17: Ten Tips to Success in Your Home-Based Business. Chapter 18: Ten Things to Avoid. Chapter 19: Ten Myths about Working from Home. Chapter 20: Ten Things to Do if Things Get Tough. Index
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 360 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610277698
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (StDuBDS)AH13383561
  • (SSID)ssj0000172788
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12022724
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000172788
  • (PQKBWorkID)10160536
  • (PQKB)11699475
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC228484
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000348899
Label
Home-based business for dummies, by Paul and Sarah Edwards and Peter Economy
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction. Part I: Beginning at the Beginning. Chapter 1: What You Need to Know about Home-Based Businesses. Chapter 2: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, What's the Best Business of All? Chapter 3: Hot Opportunities Now and for the Future. Chapter 4: Marketing 101: Getting Customers. Chapter 5: Making the Web Work for You. Part II: Managing Your Money. Chapter 6: Making the Transition to Working for Yourself. Chapter 7: Keeping Track of Your Money. Chapter 8: The Price Is Right: Deciding How Much to Charge. Chapter 9: Getting Health Insurance and Planning for Your Retirement. Chapter 10: Getting a Grip on Taxes and Deductions. Part III: Avoiding Problems. Chapter 11: Legal Do's and Don'ts. Chapter 12: Using Outside Resources and Experts. Chapter 13: Eluding Scams, Rip-Offs, and Other Headaches. Part IV: Making It Work: Moving Ahead. Chapter 14: Staying on Track with a Serious Business Attitude. Chapter 15: Coexisting with Kids, Relatives, Neighbors, and Pets. Chapter 16: Don't Just Stand There, Grow. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 17: Ten Tips to Success in Your Home-Based Business. Chapter 18: Ten Things to Avoid. Chapter 19: Ten Myths about Working from Home. Chapter 20: Ten Things to Do if Things Get Tough. Index
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 360 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610277698
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (StDuBDS)AH13383561
  • (SSID)ssj0000172788
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12022724
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000172788
  • (PQKBWorkID)10160536
  • (PQKB)11699475
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC228484
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000348899

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...