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Out of the employment situation in America the jobless rate dropping to seven point 4% in July.
The US employers added just -- 162000.
Jobs meaning that Americans are how did come up with some creative ways to make money.
One mom and daughter are doing just that Karen Zuckerman says as soon as she and her daughter stepped into a college dorm room.
They knew there was a chance to make some big money Karen and Amanda's -- are the co founders of dorm fire ladies great to see you thanks -- hey you don't think you -- you're shopping for dorm room decorations what was the problem.
With the current decorations.
-- so I was answering my freshman there and school at Washington university and it lists and we are shopping for my dorm room and we're looking high and low for something cool about it in this required twin -- outside that also was -- that you need.
So we go from store to store and -- up make -- creative purchase saying and DIY projects we put together -- -- but it was not an easy thing to do it all off.
And thus your idea with -- now of course your competition and in place that most people go are the pottery barns of the world target Bed, Bath & Beyond so hot little company like you survive.
Well we're a little bit about I'll -- one stop shopping right in our online store -- a little bit more about fashion which we love.
And that one thing I know is that moms and dads are really overwhelmed with getting their children ready for college so we make it easy.
You're looking at doesn't shots of some dorm applied to dorm rooms that do looked quite fashionable look at you have hundreds of style and -- style advisors Amanda what do they do.
So there basically our team a brand ambassadors and -- contribute to our blog so besides our shopping experience also have more of lifestyle aspect firebrand.
And -- and -- blog post tonight on social networks and host events for and a Samson if they're not paid it.
But there are some benefits that they can recoup -- they do well.
Right there's certain situations where they can Aaron commission on.
Certain purchases that day.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- trunk shows which is another great opportunity for them back to making it commission yeah.
Okay that's gonna get discounts they get this young -- and so there are some -- opportunities to land -- -- -- and it also get a line on that resonates and have a Friday have had this work experience class that's one of the big benefits -- -- Now of course it's not -- -- To begin a business so what made you think that you could do this and what advice you have for other people who in this climate are considering starting their own small business.
I actually have the background of owning advertising agencies I was able to do this myself I'm I'm used to actually taking an -- and hitting big ideas.
But for people who are wanting to start new businesses I think you have to really hang onto your idea and go forward.
Keep you know try to do things simply.
And get one win after the other.
Just he was at a time -- sort of buy up more than you can -- -- that you.
Learned this is -- great college exercise react I mean I think being in college and having this opportunity to be.
Young -- -- -- it's really special on a -- so much at such a young age south.
If you have an idea and college -- in high school I say about my day get a team together and stay determined and written about God's gonna buy dot stop gap to I don't I don't I and then you also are taking applications for different style.
Advisor has and then not easy it's not a layup but people with kids around the country different campuses could sign up for -- And of course we all love the message I love seeing that particularly if you're a morning anchor.
I think it's so much so it is great to see you thanks for coming yeah I thank you very much.
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