Advertise with us

Enjoying this blog? Check out the rest of the Business Channel Subscribe to this Feed

Home Biz Notes

June 15th, 2008

Happy Father’s Day To Home Business Owner Dads!

Whether you’re a home business owner dad, a supportive dad, anyone’s dad in the business world and elsewhere…I wish you a Happy Father’s Day!
This is a time to celebrate dads and remember our dad. Even though my dad is no longer living, this day brings memories of him. It’s a […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 0 comments

April 9th, 2008

Home Biz Notes Blogger, Yvonne Russell, Delves Into Podcasting

Do you ever wonder what someone looks like and how their voice sounds?  Our modern technology is making this more common.  We can post photos on our blogs, but until we develop a podcast, the voice may remain a mystery.
However, Yvonne Russell, my co-blogger here at Home Biz Notes, is solving that at her Growing Your […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 1 comment

February 25th, 2008

Do Naps Provide Energy During Your Business Day?

Reading an article at Everyday Health about the possibility of daytime naps improving memory and recall of facts, made me wonder if home business owners find that a short nap refreshes you and enables you do accomplish more. Does it help renew your mind and memory or make you more weary?
Of course, it depends on […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 8 comments

February 1st, 2008

More Enlightenment on Social Security for the Home Business Owner

I discussed Social Security here earlier in the month, Social Security & the Home Business Owner - What Should We Do?, and at Social Security Follow-up.
Bob Turek, my partner in this partnering at the b5 Business Channel discussed Counting on Social Security? Your Next Project Better Be Your Retirement Plan.
Now, to add more information to […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 2 comments

December 29th, 2007

What Happens At Your Home Business When The Water Springs A Leak?

I awoke this morning to find a note from our daughter, who left for work at 5:15 AM.  “Mom and Dad, there’s water on the wall behind the freezer.” 
My husband Jim  discovered a tiny leak in an exposed cold water pipe in the basement above the freezer.  A very fine mist was spraying over the wall […]

By Mary Emma Allen -- 2 comments

October 12th, 2007

Happy Birthday Home Biz Notes - One Year Old Today

Home Biz Notes is one year old today! Happy Birthday Home Biz Notes!
Congratulations to Mary Emma Allen for launching this home business blog and for building it into a wonderful home business resource.
I feel privileged to have been asked to come on board as a co-blogger on Home Biz Notes, and have enjoyed […]

By Yvonne Russell -- 13 comments