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Welcome to the Self Made. This is a blog focused primarily on the self-employed and micro-business and full of fantastic posts by not only our team of experts but by YOU!  We realize that there are many ways to help the small businesses out there which is why we invite other business minded individuals to post here and help the rest of the community as well.

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Jun 18, 2010
Posted by Molly Nelson - Today, the third Friday in June, is apparently the happiest day of the year. I just learned about this today, so here are some links that I hope are even more informative:

While the House of Representatives has passed a bill that would create a $30 billion fund intended to boost lending to small businesses, Inc. shared 25 tips for perfecting your e-mail etiquette.

OPEN Forum asks if being the most innovative person in your business could actually be a detriment to your business, and women and minority business owners of construction and construction-related businesses can learn a few things from Gail Warrior and the Warrior Small Business Academy.

Summer internships are great - unless they violate the Fair Labor Standards Act, that is. After all that, FreelanceFolder has suggestions for taking a vacation even if you don't have the time (or money).

[Why Today Adds Up To The Happiest Day Of The Year]
[House Passes $30 Billion Small Biz Loan Bill]
[25 Tips for Perfecting Your E-mail Etiquette]
[The Innovator’s Paradox]
[Preparing Women to Build Growing Businesses]
[Summer intern or unpaid employee?]
[How to Take a Vacation–Even If You’re Too Busy Or Too Broke]

Helpful Tips for Organizing and Managing Your Business Inventory

Helpful Tips for Organizing and Managing Your Business Inventory What started as a hobby, side hustle, or microbusiness is now growing into something bigger and better. That means it’s time to get serious and start implementing systems into your business.   One important part of a small business that often gets overlooked is inventory management. Smart

Written By Ryan M (@pss-california) - Tips and Tricks

7 Profitable Craft Business Ideas for Students to Start in 2024

Are you looking for a unique way to earn some extra cash while unleashing your creative spirit? Crafting isn’t just a fun hobby; it can also be a lucrative business venture. With a bit of imagination and some entrepreneurial spirit, you can turn those skills into a profitable enterprise right from your dorm room.  Whether

Written By Karcy Noonan (@anthonylucas) - How-To Guides / Tutorials

Scent Marketing: How Small Businesses are Using Fragrance to Enhance Customer Experience

In the competitive world of small business, creating a memorable customer experience is key to standing out. One innovative strategy that has gained traction is scent marketing. By incorporating carefully chosen fragrances into their environments, small businesses can evoke emotions, create lasting memories, and even influence purchasing behavior. This article explores how small businesses are

Written By Karcy Noonan (@anthonylucas) - Customer Service Insights

Starting a Bridal Gown Business: Key Considerations and Strategies

As a business that combines elegance, romance, and celebration, the bridal gown industry appeals to those who want to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. But breaking into this cutthroat market demands careful preparation, ingenuity, and a deep grasp of the workings of the industry. This essay examines crucial factors and practical tactics for starting and expanding

Written By Delilah (@delilah-a) - Best Practices | Tips and Tricks

Overcoming Common Challenges Faced by Online Entrepreneurs

Starting a successful online business is like starting a tug-of-war between your time and money. For early-stage entrepreneurs, you constantly have to ask yourself if you should invest your hours into learning new skills, like web design and video editing, or if you’re better off hiring experts. And then there’s the question of how you’ll

Written By Joseph Muscente (@lendingtree123) - Best Practices

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