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November 7th, 2008

Gas Prices are Falling - Will This Help Your Home Business?

Now that gas prices have fallen dramatically, will your home business be affected?  Will you drive more? Recently, gas prices were under $1 in Orange County, California.  The lines remind me of the late 1970s!  And around the country, prices continue to drop. I paid just over $2 in Iowa today.  That is almost half […]

By Jean Murray -- 0 comments

October 27th, 2008

Online Classes Have Appeal in These Days of High Gas Prices

Enrolling in online classes and teaching them have greater appeal than ever as we encounter higher gas prices.  (Even though gas prices have dropped somewhat in recent days, the cost of transportation still adds up considerably.)  In addition, there is convenience and time savings with online classes.
If you’re an instructor in a specialized field, you […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

May 27th, 2008

“Not So Fun” Outlook on Gas/Petrol Prices From the Business Channel

Last Friday, our so-called “Fun Friday” at the Business Channel, we took a look at the various ways the higher price of fuel oil and gasoline/petrol is affecting our lives and businesses.  You may find it interesting to check out the posts at the different blogs. How
Many Miles to the Gallon is That?
How Much is […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 1 comment

May 23rd, 2008

Increasing Fuel Costs…Ban or Boom to Life & Business In the US?

 Increasing fuel costs affect so many aspects of our life.  Will this create a ban or boom to business in the US, as well as other countries?  (See co-blogger Yvonne Russell’s post, Rising Gas Prices in Australia Affect Business Owners.  Where Will It Stop?)
Here’s a check list of ideas:
*We’ll have to do more carpooling for business, […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

May 23rd, 2008

$6.40 Per Gallon For Gas - Rising Gas Prices In Australia Affect Business Owners. Where Will It Stop?

How would you like to pay $6.40 per gallon for gas? Well, that’s what we pay in Australia.
There are a few things different about gas in Australia compared with the US. For a start it’s not called gas. It’s petrol. We fill up at the petrol station, also known as the garage.
The thing […]

By Yvonne Russell -- 12 comments



Now that gas prices are lower, how has this affected your home business?

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