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A Teen's Guide to Employment: Start Your Own Business

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"If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door."

                           ~Milton Berle

Great Websites to Check Out

Starting a Business

What business are you interested in starting?

Starting a Business
Babysitting: 2 votes (50%)
Candle making: 0 votes (0%)
Dog walking: 1 votes (25%)
Lawn mowing: 0 votes (0%)
Soap making: 1 votes (25%)
Technology instruction: 0 votes (0%)
Other: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 4

Books on Teen-Owned Businesses



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  • Need help creating professional-looking flyers to advertise your services? Try the library! All of our public computers run MS Publisher.
  • Don't forget to include your rates, contact information, and a brief drescription of your services.
  • Get permission from local shops before you hang your flyer.
  • Have tear-off tabs with your contact information on your flyers. Make it easy for your potential customers to remember you!
  • Advertise your business online for free with Warwick Commonplace.