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Little Wonders Montessori: A Place of Inspiration and Learning

Join us in congratulating Little Wonders Montessori for being named in the Top 100 of the 2014 Home-Based 100 Business Winners in the “Greenest and Recession Busters Categories!”

Little Wonders Montessori in the Top 100 and in the Top 10 of the “Greenest and Recession Busters” Categories

LittleWondersMontessori1Congratulations to Little Wonders Montessori, located in San Francisco, California, for being named in the Top 100 for 2014 Home-Based 100 Business Winners and in the Top 10 of the Greenest and Recession Busters Categories. We caught up with business owner and entrepreneur Galyna Baranand asked her to answer some questions and share some words of advice and inspiration with our StartupNation audience.

Tell Us About Your Journey

StartupNation: What is your favorite aspect of being an entrepreneur?
Galyna: Create a new things

StartupNation: To what do you attribute your success as an entrepreneur and business owner?
Galyna: Staying ahead of the trends

StartupNation: What ignited the spark in you to start/select your particular business as an entrepreneur?
Galyna: Imagination

StartupNation: What would you say are the top three skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur?
Galyna:

  • Vision
  • Patience
  • Planning

Words of Wisdom – Inspiration for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

StartupNation: If you had one piece of advice for someone just starting out, what would it be?
Galyna: Just do it!

Inspiration

StartupNation: Where do you find your greatest inspiration?
Galyna: Around people

StartupNation: A motto you live by?
Galyna:Business, it’s like a marriage

Tell Us About Your Business, Experiences, & Funding Your Startup

StartupNation: How did you get funding for your startup?
Galyna: Friends

StartupNation: Recommendations for others starting out?
Galyna:
Look around

Marketing and Building Their Customer Base

StartupNation: How do you market and build your customer base?
Galyna:Word of mouth, personal referral

Changes in the Business Market

StartupNation: What changes have you seen in your business market since starting?
Galyna:More competition

StartupNation: What do you see coming that will impact your business?
Galyna: Local politics

Learn more about Galyna’s business and view other businesses that entered and placed in the competition by clicking here for the top ten and a full list 2014 Home-Based 100 Business Winners and entrants.

Do you have a startup? Are you a passionate entrepreneur with an idea that has taken off and want to share your success with others? Would you like your business to receive priceless exposure in the media and be positioned to take your business to the next level? Then join us this fall for the 8th Annual StartupNation Home-Based 100 Competition which ranks outstanding home-based businesses and the amazing people behind them! Watch for your change to enter! In the meantime, be sure to visit us daily for new content to support and grow your business!

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