Helene K. Liatsos graduated from University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre and Communications and pursued an MBA. After a career working in the travel industry with companies including Trans World Airlines and Sheraton, Helene started her own home-based business. Her consulting company specialises in home-based business start-ups and in assisting established home-based businesses. She has been in this business for more than 20 years, has helped many entrepreneurs realise their dream of owning their own businesses, and was awarded the Home Based Business Of The Year 2004 award by the Small Business Administration. Helene is a Business Advisor at the Small Business Development Center .