Category: Entrepreurship

The insurance business

When we returned from Andrew and Tina's wedding, I was planning to devote my full time to selling ad space on 9x11 postcards. The idea was that this would increase our income and provide a means to advertise my LocalStakes sweepstakes, which I had renamed to Yalzi. I was also continuing to run a sweepstakes … Continue reading The insurance business


Andrew’s mowing business

In 1998, when Andrew was 10, I thought it might be a good idea to help him start a neighborhood lawn mowing business so he'd have something worthwhile to do during the summer. I created a flyer with his photo, along with pricing and contact information, and we distributed it around the neighborhood. The result? … Continue reading Andrew’s mowing business