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Microcredit Success Story
Theresia Gokoko Mbasera has, over the past eight years, transformed from a traditional grandmother who toils the soil for a living, into a new age grandma who carries a trendy cell phone on her at all times. Her other projects are a hair saloon, but she is hardly a customer there herself, dressmaking shop, selling firewood, a small shop, soft drinks wholesale and a funeral parlour.
Sigma Designs success story
Sigma Designs Inc. soared, then floundered under the watch of its co-founder, Thinh Tran. But the company has begun flourishing again, and Tran remains its chairman and chief executive. There's a lesson here for many small businesses. Tran learned that a small company-especially one in high technology-gen- erally must master a small niche, then stick to it, to thrive.
Small Tea Business Success Story
I love reading success stories, and here is one to inspire you. 18 year old Stephanie Hadsel falls in love with bubble tea when travelling, and decides that she will have nothing less than a “bubble tea house” for Christmas! Mom Alice Hadsel relents and says, “OK, but you have to be a nice girl for the rest of your life”, and provides the organizational skill. Dad, not to be left behind, decides that he is just the accounting pro this small biz needs.
An eBay Seller Sees Gold in Airport Discards
Working at Hoover Dam as an armed guard in June 2003, Mike Plott dreaded another scorching summer in a sweaty bulletproof vest checking cars. He thought there might be a better way to earn a living. One Sunday morning, Mr. Plott found it. He had just read a news item about a few U.S. states auctioning online the property that the Transportation Safety Administration confiscated from passengers at airports.
Affiliate Web Marketing
Let me just share a small experiment success. I launched a 5 page website late last month. Each page has around 100 words of content and two merchant links. I have to say that it is actually like James Martell's website model. Navs on the side, content in middle and merchant links at the bottom.
Internet Security Home Based Business Success
Spent a few hours yesterday getting some education about internet security and search optimization. This was the event I wrote about back in March - see Action Workshops for Home Based Business Operators - Lismore, Australia - put on by our local Northern Rivers Business Advisory Service with state government assistance under its program to support home based business development.