Better Than a Lemonade Stand!: Small Business Ideas for Kids

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Simon and Schuster, May 1, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 190 pages
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Start on the early road to success while having fun, learning new skills, and making money with this guide of more than fifty entrepreneurial ideas.

Filled with delightfully simple business ideas, Better than a Lemonade Stand! is a fun guide packed with creative ideas that show how to start a business with little or no start-up costs, attract and retain customers, develop negotiating skills, and more.
     Originally written and published when the author was only fifteen years old, Better than a Lemonade Stand! has already helped thousands of kids start their own profitable small businesses. Now an adult and father himself, Daryl Bernstein has polished and expanded his book for a new generation of budding entrepreneurs.
     This indispensable resource includes more than fifty, fun, simple business ideas—complete with tips about supplies, time needed, what to charge, and how to advertise—all completely updated with strategies based on Bernstein’s own experience as a successful entrepreneur and father.
 

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An entrepreneur from an early age, Bernstein offers clear and practical advice for young people wanting to raise some extra cash or begin their own entrepreneurial careers.Bernstein wrote this guide ... Read full review

Contents

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75
House Checker
79
Jewelry Maker
83
Landscaper
87
Leaf Raker
91
27
95
Mural Painter
99
NewProduct Assembler
103
Recycler
137
Rock Painter
139
Seedling Grower
143
43
147
Sheet and Towel Washer
149
45
153
Sign Maker
157
Silver Polisher
159

Newsletter Publisher
107
31
109
Online Advisor
113
Online Seller
115
Party Helper
119
35
123
Photograph Organizer
125
Photographer
129
Price Shopper
131
39
133
Snack Vendor
163
49
165
Store Window Painter
169
51
173
Tech Teacher
175
WakeUp Caller
179
Website Designer
183
55
185
Resources
188
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About the author (2012)

Daryl Bernstein started his first business, a lemonade stand, at the age of eight. At age twelve he launched Global Video, an educational video distribution company, and at age twenty-four sold it for $34.4 million. As both a father and a successful entrepreneur, Bernstein has a passion for inspiring young people. His books include Better than a Lemonade Stand!, Kids Can Succeed, and The Venture Adventure. His amazing life story, successful business ventures, and published works have been covered by CNN, NPR, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and many more. Bernstein lives in Santa Barbara, where he is founder and CEO of the award-winning software company, RightSignature.

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