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This story appears in the February 2007 issue ofStartups. Subscribe » Children's Education & Tutoring Teach the children well, and you could do pretty well, too. Colleges keep getting more competitive, and parents want to give their children every possible edge--even in preschool. Add to that the No Child Left Behind Act, which requires schools to provide tutoring services if their programs don't meet performance standards for two consecutive years, and you have a solid market for education and tutoring. According to data from Eduventures LLC, an educational market research and consulting firm in Boston, the total market for products and services, including tutoring, test-preparation services and supplemental content, for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade grew 6 percent in the 2004-2005 school year to $21.

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How to Design Restaurants & Bars that Enhance the Customer Experience

Collect this idea Here at Freshome, we particularly love looking deeper into the design of residential architecture and interiors but just occasionally we also get curious about other areas of design, such as hospitality design. What makes a great restaurant or bar? How do you ensure that the customers will have a great experience and want to return and how can the design of the space help to achieve certain business goals? These were the questions that we wanted answers to so we decided to ask some experts. Collect this idea Blacksheep was set up in 2002 by Tim Mutton and Jo Sampson because of their shared passion for design.

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5 steps to name your creative business successfully

Many creative sole traders and soletraders use their own name as their business name. It is the easiest, and often a default option. Sometimes they are already ‘known’ under their own name prior to leaving art school. Using your own name gives your business a more arty and personal touch. (It can get a little tricky if you use your maiden name and marry later on, but that’s another story! – see below in the comments) Some designers use their initials or attach their discipline to add some clarity to what they do, such asJo Jones Design, AAJewelleryorStudio Dumbar.

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The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries

This article originally published March 4, 2016.   Being talented with numbers can really pay off if you’re looking to start a profitable business. Accounting and tax services takes the top spot on the list of the most profitable type of small business with a generous 18. 4 percent net profit margin followed by real-estate services (15. 2 percent), law firms (14. 5 percent) and doctor’s offices (13 percent) reports Sageworks, a financial data service that analyzed the net profit margin of more than 16,000 small businesses (that earned less than $10 million) between September 2014 and August 2015.

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12 Low-Cost Business Ideas for Introverts

If you identify as an introvert and are interested in your own low-cost startup, you could be an ideal candidate for starting your own business. Introverts are powerful in their own right. They are productive thinkers with strong opinions who can achieve great lengths. Despite what the media says -- often stereotyping them as “shy” or “socially awkward” -- introverts can make great business leaders and entrepreneurs. In fact, many successful business leaders are introverts, including Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Warren Buffett. At least one-third of all Americans are introverts, says Susan Cain, author ofQuiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talkingand the leading voice today on lost opportunities when undervaluing introverts.

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50 Best Online Business Ideas to Start With No Money 2017

Do you want to learn what it takes to start an internet business and make money? If YES, here are 50 best online business ideas to start with no money in 2017. Since the advent of the internet, it is now pretty much easier for entrepreneurs who are diligent, dedicated and hardworking to make cool cash from the comfort of their homes. If you were born in this 21st century, then you are amongst the lucky set of humanity that has several options of becoming millionaires without working your life out. Why Start an Internet Business?It is pertinent to note that the potential of the internet has not been fully tapped and there are loads of business opportunities locked on the internet.

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Ultimate Guide to Green Business Ideas

Need a little green business inspiration? Then you’ve come to the right place. This ultimate guide to green business ideas is chock full of creative, innovative green business opportunities that are growing rapidly in today’s green economy. Green Online Business Ideas An internet business is a great way to work from home while contributing to the green economy. Whether you want to start a business that promotes green products, help to provide consumers with ideas for how to live a greener lifestyle, create games and apps with a green message for computers and mobile devices, or make it easier for treehuggers to connect online, we’ve got green business ideas you’ll find irresistible: Green authority site Green social shopping network Green flash sales site Green P2P websites Green membership sites Green internet coach Green Q&A site Green social games Green ad server Green apps Carpooling site Stuff exchange site Affiliate marketing for solar power and wind power products Online retail for eco-friendly clothing Organic coffee retail sales online Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) networking sites Green cosmetics and personal care product retailing online Green Home Business Ideas If you like to work from home – or have to in order to be close to your family – then you need a green business idea that you can build from within your own four walls.

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11 Unique Business Ideas to Inspire You in 2017

Credit: Syda Productions/Shutterstock If you want to succeed as an entrepreneur, you need to solve a problem or fulfill a need — even if it's one consumers didn't know they had. From faux-handwritten thank-you notes to a Tinder-like app for rescuing pets, these 15 unique businesses are sure to inspire. Credit: Facebook. com/ingredients. io Many consumers are concerned about how much resources are wasted in the food packaging process. Often, cardboard, plastic, Styrofoam and twist ties are not recycled, leading to environmental waste.

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Top Small Business ideas List for Beginners to Start in 2017

Do you want to be an entrepreneur and start your own business this 2017. If YES, here’s 100+ list of best small business ideas and opportunities for beginners?Are you interested in starting a business franchise from home? Do you need a sample feasibility study report or business plan on the best business or investment opportunities for 2017?If YES, then you are welcome to MyTopBusinessideas. com;the number one online resource for top profitable business ideas for beginners, in-depth feasibility reports and business investment analysis. Now honestly, i find it funny that people still search for the best small business ideas for 2015 and 2016; when we are already in 2017.

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50 Best Sports Business Ideas and Opportunities for 2017

Are you interested in starting a business in the sports industry? If YES, here are 50 highly lucrative sports business ideas and opportunities you can start from home in 2017. If you are an entrepreneur or an aspiring entrepreneur and you have passion for sports, you can actually become a millionaire by starting a sport related business. There are several multinational organizations in the sports industry and there are still rooms large enough to accommodate new entrants into the industry. Why Start a Business in the Sports Industry?There are several business opportunities in the sports industry; if you are determined to make money from this industry all you need to do is to choose a niche in the industry, and then build your business along the niche or area of specialization.

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