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Archive for the ‘HomeBiz/Online Resources’ Category

October 31st, 2007

Managing Your Home Business Online

Whether you have solely an online business or conduct one from your home that features a walk-in store but utilizes a web site and blog, you will need to become familiar with some of the online tools.  These will help you promote your business and make life easier for you as you maneuver online.
Shai Coggins […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

October 26th, 2007

Home Biz Notes Post Mentioned at Biz Chicks Rule

Biz Chicks Rule, one of the new blogs at b5media’s Business Channel, written by co-bloggers Bridget Wright and Kristen King, features topics of interest to women in business.  Bridget, in Really, Really, I DO Really Work! , touches upon one of the topics I’ve often addressed over the years.  Moms with home businesses really do work.
In her post, […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

October 15th, 2007

Home Biz Notes Participates in “On the Ball”

  “On the Ball,” a sports related Promo Day at the Business Channel features posts from the various blogs that connect to this topic and the recently revived b5media Sports Channel.  Editor Kelly Erb compiled the round-up of articles.
Home Biz Notes participated with Mary Emma’s Working Successfully as a Home Business Team.  “When husbands and wives develop […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

October 14th, 2007

Go Pink For October - Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Organizers of Pink For October want to raise awareness of breast cancer issues.
They hope “… web sites will Go Pink during the month of October to bring attention to Breast Cancer Awareness Month, get people talking about breast cancer, and raise money for research.”
Both Women & Men Can Get Breast Cancer
Yes, men can get breast […]

By Yvonne Russell -- 2 comments

September 28th, 2007

More About Tax Deductions for Home Business Owners

Kelly, at Taxgirl, gives us something to think about today on her Fix the Tax Code Friday question.  She extends the discussion about deductions that she initiated on her Problogger guest post.
Should there be a separate Standard Deduction alternative for self-employed persons?
She also has another very good post on deductions for home businesses here….  Some of […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

September 15th, 2007

10 Home Biz Notes Posts Featuring Home Businesses

We generally like to learn about other’s success stories that give us the feeling…
“Ah! If she/he can do that, I can be successful with my business” 
Or…“What a great tip!  I’ll have to try that with my home business.”
Over the existence of Home Biz Notes, I’ve interviewed and mentioned numerous home business.  I’ll round up some of these […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

September 11th, 2007

Q & A for Establishing a Home-Based Bookstore

In a previous post,Yvonne Russell,  of Grow Your Writing Business, wrote a post, at Home Biz Notes , about developing your home based bookstore.  She also contributed information at Alzheimer’s Notes that resulted in questions from readers.  
So I asked Yvonne to answer questions that an Alzheimer’s Notes’  reader, Kathy of KnowItAlz.com, asked about obtaining books for an online […]

By Mary Emma -- 3 comments

September 5th, 2007

Medical Billing and Transcription as a Home Business

  A friend, for a number of years, did billing and transcription for a doctor’s office.  Then situations changed in her life, and she went on to other work.  However, for someone trained in the medical field (she was an LPN), this was an ideal way for her to work at home and care for a […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments

September 4th, 2007

Tips for a Better Business Card for your Home Business

Even though some business owners mention they don’t use business cards or use them less than previously, especially if they operate an enterprise with an online presence, my husband and I still find business cards a necessity.  Yesterday at our yard sale, there were several opportunities for Jim to hand out his business card.
As people chatted […]

By Mary Emma -- 2 comments

August 31st, 2007

Building vs Buying Home Business Traffic

Home business owners, whether online or offline, need customers/clients.  How does one get them?  In general the methods vary depending on which type of business you’re operating.  However, with more businesses having some type of online presence, online methods are of great interest.
Online business owners often get caught up with buying lists of guaranteed visitors […]

By Mary Emma -- 0 comments