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Adsense Income

Although it was a lot more lucrative in days gone by, Adsense Income is still one of the first monetisation methods used by new online business owners.

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Running an Online Business From Home

If you are planning on running an online business from home, there are one or two things you should consider.

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Which Small Business Web Hosting is Right for You?

One of the first questions that will arise when you start the process of building your online business is which form of small business web hosting will you need?

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SMART goals

Do you know what people mean when they talk about setting smart goals? SMART is an acronym that describes the characteristics of good goals.

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Cash flow Statement Defined

a cash flow statement is a financial report that outlines the flow of cash in and out of a business over a fixed period of time.

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Income Statement Defined

Your Income Statement is one of the big 3 financial reports that you will generate to establish the profitability of your new business.

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Financial Planning and Analysis

One of the important steps developing a business model and starting a new business is the financial planning and analysis you need to do.

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Affiliate Marketing Leads

All you need to be a successful affiliate marketer is a lot of good quality (warm or hot) affiliate marketing leads.

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Business Financial Plan

Regardless of whether you are starting a new business or you are managing an existing one, having a well prepared and comprehensive business financial plan is vital.

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The eBizBAM Site Map

If you are not sure where to go next, check out my site map to find the topic you are looking for.

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Lead Generation Online Business

Another form on online home business is lead generation site designed to support an offline business or an affiliate or drop-shipping business.

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Performance Measure - What and How?

If you intend to start a business, developing a performance measure or two will help you to determine whether or not your business has been a success and indicate where you need to improve.

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Setting Goals and Objectives for Your Online Business

Setting goals and objectives for you online business is an important task whether you are starting a new online business or if you have an existing business that you want to grow and develop.

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Fixed Costs - What Are They?

Do you know what fixed costs are and how they impact on the method you use to set your prices?

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Cost-Plus Pricing

One method of pricing your goods and services is cost-plus pricing. Basically this means that you calculate what each product or service costs you to produce and then you add a margin for profit.

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Key Performance Indicator Milestones

The final section (other than any appendices) in your business plan is a section about key performance indicator milestones. This section details how you will measure success of the business.

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Choosing Keywords

What to consider when you are choosing keywords for your site, why keywords are important and what you should and should not do with them.

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Industry Analysis

One of the most well known models used to undertake industry analysis is Porters Five Forces Model of Competition.

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Business Mission and Vision

Defining your business mission and vision are about defining your business and identifying the direction you want to do in with your new business, and it is more important than many people believe.

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Core Business Values

Your core business values are going to be a mix of your personal values and the values that you feel are important for operating your business.

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Choosing a Business Name

Choosing a business name is one of the legal or administrative tasks you will have to complete before you open your doors for business.

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Business Legal Structure

One of the steps in starting a new business is working out which business legal structure is the best option for you.

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Defining Your Unique Business Identity

Your unique business identity is the way in which you present yourself and your business to the public.

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Calculating the Contribution Margin

The contribution margin is the unit price for your product or service less the variable cost per unit and it is a very useful number to know and understand.

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Competitor Analysis - Who are Your Competitors?

Do you know who you will be competing against? Doing competitor analysis will give you a better understanding of the industry and the preference of your target market.

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Customer Analysis - Who Are Your Customers and What do They Want From You?

Customer analysis is a process of working out who your ideal or target customers are and determining what they want.

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Business Plan Format - Each Section Explained

Reviewing this simple business plan format with explanations of each section will help you to work out which sections you need to include when you are writing a business plan.

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Online Income Sources

The next step in evaluating the profit potential of your new online business is planning or identifying your online income sources.

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Calculating Your Sales Forecast

Calculating your sales forecast is a task you will have to do when you are assessing the feasibility of your new online home business and then again every time you develop a new budget.

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Pricing Decisions for New Online Businesses

Making Pricing Decisions is one of the critical activities when you are assessing the viability of your (new) online business.

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Definitions of Key Terms and Phrases

Check out this page for definitions if you are not sure about the meaning of some of the key terms and phrases used on the pages of this site.

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Identifying Your Operating Costs

Before you can calculate the profit potential of your business, you will have to identify all of your operating costs and classify them as either fixed or variable costs.

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Business Plan Mistakes - What Not to Do!

The business plan mistakes detailed below are very common in small business plans and any one of them could seriously damage your credibility with potential business partners or investors.

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Business Planning

Failing to plan is planning to fail. Sound familiar? When you consider the ridiculously high failure rather for small business, skipping business planning is a fatal.

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Profit Planning for Your New Business

Step 5 for starting a new business involves profit planning, basically you need to work out if the business model will generate enough income to cover your costs.

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eCommerce Online Business

An eCommerce Online Business involves creating an online or virtual store front. Your eCommerce site will be open 24-7 and will continue to operate even when you are asleep.

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Small Business Market Research

Conducting small business market research is one of those must do tasks that all would-be entrepreneurs undertake to determine the feasibility of their business model.

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SWOT Analysis - What it is and How to do it

SWOT Analysis is a really useful tool that you can use over the life cycle of your small business, whether you are investigating the feasibility of a business idea or searching for areas for growth.

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Online Business Models - Getting It Right

Once you have generated some ideas for your new business, you need to use those ideas to develop online business models. Only then can you determine which model will be the most viable business.

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Business Management Skills

Do you have all the business management skills you need to manage an online home business and if not, what do you need to do to acquire them?

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Generating Online Business Ideas

Some people, when they get bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, know exactly what they want to do. Many, many others though, struggle to pin down their ideal online business ideas.

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Advantages of Being Self Employed

There are some really great advantages of being self employed and that is why so many people attempt a small business start-up.

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Starting a New Business

Do you know all of the steps involved in starting a new business? If you want our new business to be successful it pays to go through each step carefully before you jump online.

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Network Marketing Online Home Business

Network Marketing is another type of online home business that is inexpensive to start that has the potential to generate a decent income.

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Affiliate Marketing Business

Another type of online home business is an affiliate marketing business.

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Content Marketing Online Business

One of the types of online home businesses that you can build with a minimal cash investment is a content marketing online business.

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Online Home Businesses - One Size Fits All?

What do Online Home Businesses actually look like? Are they all the same or are they just as unique as their creators are?

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About Deb Mason and eBizBAM

Read this page to find out more about my history and what lead me to create this site. Let my experience guide you as you build your own online home business.

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