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The Silver Twinkle in Holiday 2001

After a ... year for dot coms, some good news has finally emerged. A year of downbeat new releases has ... with a very ... up note, brining cheer to Net ... Call it whatever

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Amazon Breaks Through

... ... Amazon did it. They made a profit. In late 2000, CEO Jeff Bezos promised he would deliver earnings by the fourth quarter of 2001. Well, the ... is in and he ... agains

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The Home Biz Lift Is Beginning

Some weeks ago I ... that ... were ripe for a home business ... Millions of workers have lost their jobs and are not likely to find new ... soon. Add to this a growing

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The eBay Home Biz Acid Tes

For those thinking of starting an ... ... you're lucky to live in an age and country of immense ... You can launch from home with little capital. You can even test your idea

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Product Sales Beat Ads Sales for Web Revenues

Most ... who launch a Web site are seeking product sales revenue or ... revenue. Even ... brochure sites ... sell ... As you click through sites while you're on

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Ecommerce: A New Artform

What creative project do you have in the back of your mind? Writing that novel? Putting together a ... band? Painting the sunsets over the Rio Grande? How about starting a ... you thin

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Net Retailers Face 45 Percent Growth in Market

On the day I write this column, ... another ... Internet company has closed its doors. The fever that once ... business writers to claim dot coms would quickly overcome and oblite

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The New Frontier of Profits

I recently ... as a judge for Inc. ... Web site ... I expected the ... to ... just how ... Web sites have become among the small ... that make

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Is Innovation Dead?

You can tell it's quiet out there in the world of new products when the biggest ... this season both come from ... the X Box and the XP ... Though these new items are getting so

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Dot Com Crash: Whose Fault Is it Anyway?

The ... coming off the crash in dot com stocks are adding up to a bleak picture. This week I read an ... in ... News by managing editor Peter Brown that ... some ... n

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The Industry Standard Is Gone

Amid the flood of ... on how Internet ... ... and ... in the ... of the attack on ... 11, was a small item about Standard Media closing the Industry Standard We

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Research Roundup Time

So what's up with the ... Is it a fad that is slowly ... Or is it still a stunning ... that will change human history ... The dot com crash ... put some tarnish on th

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The Coming Home Business Boom

There is a coming ... boom. You may not read much about it, since home business activity takes place quietly, but it's coming ... All of the elements are there to support this quiet

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The Rumors of Ecommerce Death

As Nasdaq sputters along in dot com shame, a few million few dogged Internet ... have ignored the crash. They continue to happily buy away. The ... story is not popular with business write

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Benchmarks for a Winning Web Business

Leo Tolstoy wisely observed that all happy families are the same, while unhappy families are unhappy in their own ways. ... that view a touch, the same can be said of retail Web ... Failu

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