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Make money from local businesses through location-based services like Facebook Places and Foursquare

Make money from local businesses through location-based services like Facebook Places and Foursquare | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

We educate people on how to earn or make extra money working from home on a number of opportunities and create a residual income. We review all types of businesses, from online opportunities all the way to financial ones including forex trading.

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Why mini is big in the toy world

Why mini is big in the toy world | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
Mini - and cheap - collectable toys are proving to be a big hit in the UK toy market in the lead-up to Christmas.
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Well it beats selling drugs! £200 a day schoolboy trader given suspension

Well it beats selling drugs! £200 a day schoolboy trader given suspension | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

A young entrepreneur who said he was inspired by The Apprentice has been suspended from his healthy eating school for a week for repeatedly selling sweets.

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5 Signs You’re Marketing in a Dead End Niche | How to Make Money – Make Money Online – Make Money

5 Signs You’re Marketing in a Dead End Niche | How to Make Money – Make Money Online – Make Money | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
“How can I find a niche that is deeply fulfilling to me, will make a positive impact on the lives of other people and make me a lot of money?”
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Cardboard Cat Houses

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Kitty Dome - When shopping for your beloved cat, the Kitty Dome offers a comfortable and secure shelter that also boasts environmental benefits.

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Take One Small Step | Barclays

Submit your idea or business information to be in with a chance of winning £50,000 with Barclays Take One Small Step
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Meet the 10-Year-Old CEO of a $500,000 Family Business

Meet the 10-Year-Old CEO of a $500,000 Family Business | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
Meet the 10-Year-Old CEO of a $500,000 Family Business - AOL Small Business | A few years back, Rick and Lauren Altman launched an online retailer that sells decorative zipper pulls, pencil toppers and other products. But when it comes to strategic decisions, they turn to their fifth-grader-turned-CEO daughter, Hannah.
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A London Bookstore Sells Clip Art in an Online World

A London Bookstore Sells Clip Art in an Online World | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
For 25 years, the Dover Bookshop in London has offered copyright-free images to graphic artists, educators, even tattoo artists. But online competition now threatens the business.
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Recommended reading: Michael Lewis' 'Boomerang - Travels in the New Third World (yes, that means us!)

"The world does seem to be falling apart," Lewis says. Even the briefest glance at the headlines would seem to confirm that opinion. As civil unrest flares in a near-bankrupt Greece and European leaders struggle to avert "contagion", it is hard not to worry that the Great Recession caused by the collapse of debt-laden banks might – horribly – be just a prelude to the even greater disaster of debt-laden countries toppling like dominoes.

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Former addict Laura Walsh who blew £500k on drugs now runs £1m cleaning business

Former addict Laura Walsh who blew £500k on drugs now runs £1m cleaning business | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
Mother-of-two Laura Walsh, 46, blew £500,000 on drugs and drink before turning her life around to become a successful entrepreneur with a £1million business.
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Home stager attracting notice

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It hasn't taken long for Birgit Anich to make a splash in the home staging business.

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The Norwalk resident captured a "Rookie Stager of the Year" award at the Real Estate Staging Association convention in Las Vegas, and recently completed a training course led by Matthew Finlason of "The Stagers" on Home and Garden Television.
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Doorknob Branding

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Sneakerknob Sneaker Door Handles - The Metrofarm Sneakerknob door handles adorn a variety of shoe stores in Berlin and Vienna, including Overkill, The Good Will Out and Paar. The bro...
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Meet Andrew Whelan, Actor Turned Green Cleaning Entrepreneur

Meet Andrew Whelan, Actor Turned Green Cleaning Entrepreneur | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
It's hard to support yourself in New York. It's even harder to support yourself as an actor.
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Overcoming The Cupcake Challenge And 'Mompreneur' Stigma

Overcoming The Cupcake Challenge And 'Mompreneur' Stigma | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it
Is a female-led venture more of a gamble? Is it that women just don't fit the mold in an industry that places its bets based on what's known as "pattern recognition?"
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