Well, is it! Do you back up your files on a regular basis? Do you have a back up plan in place? What’s important to your business and what isn’t? What happens if you get hurt, who will run your business? Do you have customers come to your business? What if they get hurt, are … [Read more…]
I have been a business owner for about a minute. In fact, that would probably be quite generous if you compared me to the business moguls out here or anywhere for that matter. But in spite of that fact, I probably know a lot about business, more than I realize and much more than you … [Read more…]
Hiring the first personal business assistant is an exciting time for new business owners. It means that the business is doing well enough that the business owner can no longer keep up effectively with the demands of the new business. Sales are exploding, and time becomes of the utmost importance. Scheduling of business chores and … [Read more…]
A home-based business becomes for the business owner, an entity in and of itself. Because so much hard work, blood, sweat and tears goes into every home-based business, it is easy to view it as having a “life” of its own and a home-based business can be more real to the business owner than anything … [Read more…]
To survive today, small business owners must develop and implement an online business strategy. An online business strategy allows a small business owner to increase sales to whatever level they desire without expanding or changing their existing location.
I run a small meeting, event and conference planning company based in the New York City area. As an entrepeneur and small business owner with a limited advertising and marketing budget, developing business partnerships has been really helped me to get the word out about the services that I offer. For example, I have aligned … [Read more…]
Negotiation will be an important area for every homebased business owner, especially in lease purchasing. Whether you’re dealing with suppliers, employees, or prospective clients, you’re negotiating. The following tips will help you to negotiate better.
There is a lot of excellent material being written and sold for beginners to the mail order field. It seems everyone is ready, willing and able to offer their “words of wisdom” to the new business owner – and this is GREAT! This action on the part of almost every stable mail order dealer only … [Read more…]