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Could US-style local TV work in the UK?

Could US-style local TV work in the UK? | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

An opportunity for small biz self-promotion? Local television has struggled to get off the ground in the UK - could planned new stations learn anything from how they do it in America?

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The success story of a home-made cereal with a very unusual name - 'HOLY CRAP'

The success story of a home-made cereal with a very unusual name - 'HOLY CRAP' | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

Just goes to show how a quirky and unique name can make a whole lot of difference to sales. I mean, wouldn't you be at least a little intirgued with a cereal called 'Holy Crap'!? But watch out, being too clever-clever can backfire. 

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Success Story: Nordic Pole Walking Classes

Success Story: Nordic Pole Walking Classes | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

When Lindy Smith first moved to North Fort Myers in 2009, she was branded as that lady walking in the park with ski poles.

 

"People would tell me, 'What are you doing? Where's the snow?' " Smith said. It inspired her to open a home-based business, Walk With Lindy, to tell others about about Nordic pole walking.It's a full-body exercise that's a cardio workout, but improves posture, balance and relieves pressure, she said.

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Unusual Biz Ideas - Karaoke Cabs, Psychic Coffee Shops and Spa treatments in a Kid's clothing shop

Unusual Biz Ideas - Karaoke Cabs, Psychic Coffee Shops and Spa treatments in a Kid's clothing shop | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

A coffee shop offers a taste of the tarot, a taxi company with a Hawaiian hook adds in-cab karaoke, and an aesthetician offers facials alongside an upscale consignment shop for children’s clothes. It's all about mutual benefit. It's the entrepreneurial twofer, the small business symbiosis, the mashup of one business with another designed to attract customers and bolster the bottom line. Check them out in this great little article ...

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Small Business Benefits of Using Infographics

Small Business Benefits of Using Infographics | Great Business Ideas | Scoop.it

You should be using infographics in your small business blog, if you aren’t already. To some, it may seem as though this is just another new trend to keep up with. While it certainly is a trend right now, it doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. With the introduction of the infographic resume, we predict that infographics are here to stay.

- Infographics save time, for both you and the reader.

- Infographics drive a huge amount of traffic.

- While popular, Infographics are something new and different.

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