You’ve always wanted to start your very own business. You dream of coming up with the next BIG thing that will change the way business works. You want to spread your evolutionary idea to the world. If the above describes you, then you may find this e-book report useful. This 145-pages report, 2006’s Best Business Ideas, is a compilation of the business ideas and concepts which made it big in 2006. We’ve included 2005’s and 2004’s hits as well. As you brainstorm of how to start your own business or how to take your existing business a big step forward...
First and foremost, thanks to Joshua Schachter and the rest of the del.icio.us team for not only providing
such an excellent and useful web service but also for creating something truly exciting for me to pro-
mote, believe in, hack with, and enjoy these past few years. Thanks as well to my editors, Sara Shlaer
and George Hotelling, for their support and good humor during the production of my first book. Thanks
to my business partners and clients for their unlimited patience and understanding during this time,
even during “the freakouts.
We now turn our attention to Double Diamond Skis, a company that manufactures
a high-performance deep-powder ski, and that uses process costing to determine its unit
product costs. The company’s production process is illustrated in Exhibit 4–4 . Skis go
through a sequence of five processing departments, starting with the Shaping and Milling
Department and ending with the Finishing and Pairing Department.
Would you and your neighbors like to adopt “lake-friendly” landscaping practices
that will protect lake quality and the surrounding natural beauty? Research into
social marketing has shown that when 15% of a community is engaged in a
new behavior, that behavior has the momentum to spread on its own