When I started Work-At-Home Success in 1998, there weren’t very many opportunities to make money unless you had the big bucks to program a shopping cart and payment processing. Today, tools to build an online income are affordable to obtain and easy to use. In fact, many are free.
Even so, starting an online business doesn’t come with a guarantee of success. Making money still requires planning and work. Here is an article I wrote for About.com on the 10 steps it takes to start an online business.
Have you started or are thinking of starting an online business? I’d love to hear about it in the comments below!
Leslie Truex is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. Since 1998, she's been helping others create careers they love by providing work-at-home information and resources through Work-At-Home Success.
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