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We’re the (Home Ed) Biz!

Our members and visitors may like to know that a long overdue upgrade of this website is currently underway. We are planning a re-launch in the near future, so please watch this space for further details! Progress has been painfully slow due to a combination of trials and tribulations on other fronts, but the project is now nearing […]

By |May 17th, 2015|Enterprise|0 Comments

Home Edupreneur of the month: Odd Socks

In our ‘Home Edupreneur of the Month’ feature, we highlight businesses which are run by home educating parents and home educated young people. We hope that their stories will not only encourage readers to support fellow home educators by shopping ‘local’, but will also inspire those starting out or just thinking about home edupreneurship.

Our  featured home-edupreneur […]

By |July 1st, 2011|Enterprise|0 Comments

Home Edupreneur of the Month: Ian Appleby Ltd

In our ‘Home Edupreneur of the Month’ feature, we highlight businesses which are run by home educating parents and home educated young people. We hope that their stories will not only encourage readers to support fellow home educators by shopping ‘local’, but will also inspire those starting out or just thinking about home edupreneurship.

Our  featured home-edupreneur […]

By |April 1st, 2011|Enterprise|0 Comments

Home Edupreneur of the Month: Kilner Computers

In our ‘Home Edupreneur of the Month’ feature, we highlight businesses which are run by home educating parents and home educated young people. We hope that their stories will not only encourage readers to support fellow home educators by shopping ‘local’, but will also inspire those starting out or just thinking about home edupreneurship.

Our  featured home-edupreneur […]

By |March 1st, 2011|Enterprise|1 Comment

Home Edupreneur of the Month: Stenlake Publishing Ltd & Richard Stenlake (Postcards)

In our ‘Home Edupreneur of the Month’ feature, we highlight businesses which are run by home educating parents and home educated young people. We hope that their stories will not only encourage readers to support fellow home educators by shopping ‘local’, but will also inspire those starting out or just thinking about home edupreneurship.

Our  featured home-edupreneur […]

By |February 5th, 2011|Enterprise|0 Comments

Home Edupreneur of the Month: Pipistrelle

Welcome to our new Home Edupreneur of the Month feature in which we will be highlighting businesses which are run by home educating parents and home educated young people. We hope that their stories will not only encourage readers to support fellow home educators by shopping ‘local’, but will also inspire those starting out or […]

By |January 3rd, 2011|Enterprise|2 Comments

Mixing enterprise and education

Home edupreneur Pauline Adams shares her experience of combining home education with running a small business.

When a family decides to home-educate it almost always means the sacrifice of one partner’s salary. However, it doesn’t have to work out that way. My husband and I have been home educating for four years and, at the same time, […]

By |November 25th, 2010|Articles, Education, Enterprise, Family, Starting Out|0 Comments

Home education: a springboard to enterprise

Ali has set up and run several small businesses, all of which have had to fit around family commitments, including home education. Her latest ecommerce venture involves the whole family in its running.

I have always been more interested in working for myself than for anyone else, although I have done both out of necessity!

I realised […]

By |November 25th, 2009|Articles, Enterprise, Starting Out|0 Comments

Home educators mean business

 

Everyone knows about the concept of fair trade, and most people will also have heard of the ‘shop local’ campaigns and farmers’ markets being promoted across the country. We are certainly becoming more discerning as consumers, and many of us are exercising positive choice by buying fair trade coffee or supporting our local butcher rather […]

By |October 30th, 2009|Enterprise|0 Comments

Home Educators Mean Business

Everyone knows about the concept of fair trade, and most people will also have heard of the ‘shop local’ campaigns and farmers’ markets being promoted across the country. We are certainly becoming more discerning as consumers, and many of us are exercising positive choice by buying fair trade coffee or supporting our local butcher rather […]

By |March 19th, 2009|Education, Enterprise|0 Comments