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Starting a Coaching Business

10 Practical Tips to Help You Build a Successful Coaching Business By Simon M. Smith Building a coaching business is tough. Coaching is a hard sell. The reality of building a coaching business (and any business) is often not what people envisaged when they decided to start out on their own. I have grown my [&hellip

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How to Start a Home Decorating Business

The booming real estate industry in the Philippines is an indication that there are a lot of opportunities out there for you to offer your talent in home decorating. Even e-commerce websites that offer real estate property listings compete with each other and one good example is Lamudi Philippines, which just shows enough evidence that [&hellip

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How to Make Homemade Candles

How to make homemade candles. Making your own candles at home can be an inexpensive, enjoyable way to spend a day with your family. The art of candle making offers many options and you’re only limited by your imagination. Homemade Candles WHAT YOU’LL NEED: Although there are literally hundreds of products you can purchase to [&hellip

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Drying Flowers to Create a Lasting Beauty

Flowers are important in our lives, as an inspiration and to give peace of mind. However, the life of flowers is short. They soon wilt and die. To overcome this problem, flowers can be dried or preserved in a number of ways ( Fig. 1(530)). For decorative purposes, dried flowers can be classified into three [&hellip

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Easy Way to Make Charcoal Briquettes

Charcoal briquettes are charcoal dusts compactly massed by a binder of either cassava flour, corn or sweet potato starch. Briquettes burn out much longer and give off intense, steady heat. Charcoal briquettes are ideal for barbecues, bibingkas or any native delicacy that calls for charcoal. A handful of briquettes would cost less than a big [&hellip

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How to Start a Honey Bee and Honey Production Business

Beekeeping is a business opportunity with social, economic, and ecological benefits that requires minimal time, labor, and resources. There are four species of honeybee that thrive best in the Philippines: 1. Apis mellifera also called European honeybees 2. Apis cerana also locally called laywan 3. Apis dorsata commonly called pukyutan 4. Apis melliponinea or stingless [&hellip

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Beekeeping industry shows potential to thrive with Milea’s health care products with natural healing abilities

The beekeeping industry in the Philippines could thrive as micro-enterprise Milea has modeled a successful commercial health care venture that zeroes in on bee products’ “propolis” and other antibacterial properties that promote natural healing. From a company that imports bee products from the United States through traders, Milea Bath and Body Wellness Essentials is now [&hellip

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Processing of Coconut Shell into Activated Carbon/Charcoal

Coconut shell, a by-product of copra processing, is a good material for activated carbon/charcoal ( Fig. 1(519)). Activated charcoal (charcoal activated with CO2, water vapor, or chemical compounds) made of coconut shell has advantages compared to other materials (wood, rice husk, corn cob) because of its ability to absorb color or aroma. It is used [&hellip

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Things to Think About When Starting a Hardware Store

Hardware stores are basically just like retail shops. However, hardware stores are one of the most important retail shops ever to exist. It’s usually where contractors and homeowners turn to whenever they need to either purchase materials, hardware tools, and finishes for their home or analyze a [home] problem that requires an immediate solution. These [&hellip

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How to Make Cables and Cable Trays Sexy for Your Business

Cables and Cable Trays don’t have to be an eyesore and there’s no need to hide them. We look at some of the most stylish design ideas for cable runners. When you just can’t hide them It’s not often that the word ‘cable trays’ is used in the same sentence as ‘sexy’, but there’s a [&hellip

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