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Otherwise known as website development hell…

I just got a notice that my Amazon associate account, which would make me a few cents on each item purchased through this site to cover my site costs, was going to be shut down because there wasn’t a single purchase. 90 more words


Ten thousand villages

Walking down Government Street in Victoria, I gravitated to the store. Its African colours and Indian textures called to me. With a name like Ten Thousand Villages… 323 more words


The Empresarias of Peru

I mentioned in my last post that I came to Peru hoping to invest in small cottage industries to help women in Peru, or I wanted to work towards becoming an entrepreneur myself. 535 more words


CM Shivraj promotes cottage and village industry products, Kabira brand launched

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Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has called for the maximum use of cottage and Gramodyog (village industry) products and emphasised that this would not only increase employment in rural areas but will also help people have access to pure and certified products. 356 more words


Crazy Business ideas from my brilliant mind....

I think up all sorts of ideas everyday, wherever I am I see opportunity and sometimes it drives me crazy because I cant do them all, or because I think Its too big for where I am right now. 77 more words


Interview with Adventure Skirt-Maker Mandy Bland

I first bumped into Mandy “Purple Rain” Bland along the AT in New Hampshire. Even 1,800 miles in, she was still bubbling with enthusiasm. As is the fluidity of the trail, I didn’t see her again after our brief meeting. 736 more words

Appalachian Trail

Artisanal Handicrafts

Pakistan has numerous cottage industries that provide employment to the workers and joy to the purchasers. From fancy carpets to dolls, from embellished swords to pots made from clay, this activity allows for citizens and tourists alike to benefit from it. 103 more words