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Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business

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Rethinking Business for the New Millennium

Yes, you can build your own profitable business that gives you the freedom to express your creativity and drive as well as social and economic responsibility. In Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business, Sandy Maine shares her experience and philosophy of building a successful company, as well as stories from other business owners who work with their hands and minds to enrich the health and well-being of ...

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Overview

Rethinking Business for the New Millennium

Yes, you can build your own profitable business that gives you the freedom to express your creativity and drive as well as social and economic responsibility. In Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business, Sandy Maine shares her experience and philosophy of building a successful company, as well as stories from other business owners who work with their hands and minds to enrich the health and well-being of others.

You'll find in-depth profiles of responsible business owners in earth-friendly enterprises such as:

— Aromatherapy

— Massage

— Hemp products

— Education and conferencing

— Natural skincare, bath, and cosmetic products

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781580170949
  • Publisher: Storey Books
  • Publication date: 1/3/1999
  • Series: Making a Living Naturally Series
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 821,424
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Meet the Author

Sandy Maine's interest in soapmaking started early in life as she watched her grandmother make utilitarian soap in their home. In 1979, she founded SunFeather Natural Soap Company with a $15.00 investment. And today, she is still operating the business, employing 20 people who produce about 4,000 pounds of soap each week. Sandy is the author of Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business and The Soap Book, which received the 1997 Benjamin Franklin Award. She is a member of Business for Social Responsibility and a number of environmental and human rights organizations. Sandy tithes to more than 10 humanitarian and environmental causes from the sale of SunFeather soaps. She is known for her dedication to creating innovative soap products, such as soapdough and soap tassels.

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Table of Contents

Dedication

Acknowledgments

Introduction: The Collec tive Art of Good Living

Part I: The Creative Art of Business Philosophy

Chapter 1: creating work and culture

Chapter 2: a call to garden: growing your business

Part II: Natural Bodycare Business Owners Share Their Stories

Chapter 3: the story of sunfeather natural soap company

Chapter 4: from california to the vermont highlands

Part III: The Journey Begins

Chapter 5: dreaming and planning

Chapter 6: setting up shop

Chapter 7: building a market

Part IV: The Art of Management

Chapter 8: maintaining, growing, and sustaining your business

Conclusion: Hopes for the Future

Suggested Reading

Appendix: A Sample Purchase Order

Resources

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