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7 tips for a successful sideline business

Maximize your time but know your boundaries.

Doing part-time or sideline businesses is very common in the Filipino workplace—from the officemate who sells homemade longganisa to the receptionist who has a cellphone loading system. A lot of boundaries are trespassed, however, when one is engaged in a sideline business. ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | July 01, 2015 06:00:00
Startup Tips

Can\\\'t quit your job yet? Start a part-time biz

Earn extra cash while making that final decision to leap into entrepreneurship.

So you want to start a business but can\\\'t leave your day job just yet? If so, doing one part-time may be the best route to take. It takes a lot of focus, discipline, and hard work, but five successful part-time entrepreneurs--some ...

July 03, 2013 04:00:00
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How to make Spanish sardines

Learn how to make Spanish sardines.

Bottled Spanish-style sardines are versatile viands, as they make for a delicious, quick meal, or can be given as a nicely-wrapped gift set. Sardines are rich in calcium, and the homemade kind will surely be a hit with the health-conscious because they ...

May 07, 2013 10:00:00
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Freelancers united

As with many entrepreneurs, Sydney native Matt Barrie started his business to answer a need: his own. He had wanted his relatives and friends to simply fill spreadsheets with data for an online directory he was building, and was prepared to pay ...

by Jimbo Owen Gulle  | May 11, 2012 10:00:00
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10 sideline ideas for Valentine\\\'s Day

Valentine\\\'s Day also presents numerous opportunities for entrepreneurs to cash in.

Ah, Valentine\\\'s Day. The yearly holiday for hopeless romantics, those with significant others, and suitors who want to take things to the next level --- and an annual event that most singles dread (particularly the “bitter” ones). We\\\'ve got exactly two weeks ...

by KC Calpo  | February 01, 2012 10:00:00
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Begin a business on a budget (Part 2)

No matter how much capital you have, there’s a business to be had. Is one hundred thousand pesos enough to start a car-wash business? Yes. Is P200,000 good for your own clothing and accessories shop? Check. How about a bakery for 250 ...

January 30, 2012 04:00:00
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The Legaspi Sunday Market

Weekend markets are business opportunities for startups.

These places foster diversity, a friendly vibe and that much-needed exposure for small startup entrepreneurs.[related|post]Urbanites are especially adept in finding new ways to spend their weekends. Marketplaces set outside air-conditioned and impersonal malls and supermarkets, located far from the chaos and mess ...

by Rocel Ann Junio  | January 11, 2012 12:00:00
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How to make massage oil

People today are so busy that they prefer the convenience that home service service companies provide, massages included. So you can sell your oils to these service companies, or simply hire a few extra people and open your own service.

People today are so busy that they prefer the convenience that home service service companies provide, massages included. So you can sell your oils to these service companies, or simply hire a few extra people and open your own service.Materials needed:Any bottle ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | December 21, 2011 06:00:00
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Going freelance

Do you have the creativity, discipline and resourcefulness to be a freelancer?

Every once in a while, you come across people who owe their allegiance to no single employer and observe no strict office hours. They work at their own pace and don’t get regular compensation. Yet they flourish, operating outside the safety nets ...

by Dante Gagelonia  | December 19, 2011 12:00:00
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Business ideas for Christmas: Cinnamon Apple Chips

Cook your way to profit this Christmas season.

There is no more perfect time for one to try getting into business than the holiday season. Since most Filipinos start celebrating as early as soon as the \\\'ber\\\' months roll in.As the entire country counts down to Christmas day, will ...

December 17, 2011 09:00:00
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How students can earn money during the holidays can be your store

Christmas is just a few weeks away and so is school break for most students who will be on vacation for at least two weeks. While most bazaars are now in full swing, students can still try their entrepreneurial hands by putting ...

December 07, 2011 09:00:00
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10 businesses you can start today

Start your business now!

Starting a business can be pretty daunting for a lot of people, especially when the topic is already about getting the capital to fund it. Risking a few hundred thousand or a million pesos is no joke, after all.Whether as a sideline ...

November 25, 2011 12:00:00
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Pitch your talent

Jobseekers must find creative ways to advertise themselves to potential employers.

These days finding a job can be tough particularly with increased competition from other job seekers. Indeed these days coming from a good school and having good grades are no longer good jobs. Because of this jobseekers are now being forced to ...

November 09, 2011 09:00:00