Hello and welcome to my business basics series of posts about starting a business and my A – Z of what I consider to be the basics that you need to be working on. This is the ninth post in the series so obviously – I
You can catch up with the ones you missed by using the search bar in this blog.
I wanted to share with you how Pinterest skyrocketed my business because I wanted you to know that it can do the same for yours. Tip: don’t miss the update at the end of the post for some exciting news!
I know, I thought it was just a place to share recipes and knitting patterns too but BOY was I wrong! Here’s what I found out once I looked into it properly…
Are you looking for business support for startups from someone who is actually running a business rather than a signposting service, or worse, an organisation that doesn’t actually know the first thing about running a business because they don’t have to make a profit as they get government funding.
Don’t get me wrong, signposting is an essential service for new and small businesses but it is a bit annoying when all you want to do is ask someone for help and actually get it – right there and then rather than be sent round the houses to find someone who can actually help you achieve your desired outcome.
I know this because I was in the same situation just a few years ago, and again a couple of years ago when I had to completely change my business model due to loss of funded contracts that I was working on. Here’s what I did and how I can help you…
Are you looking for a business mentor for startups? Maybe I can help? With over 30 years business experience and 10 of those running my own businesses I have learnt a lot and can share a lot.
The biggest problem when it comes to finding a business mentor for startups is finding someone that a) is already doing what you want to be doing and b) is someone you can actually work with. I have had many mentors over the years, some of them good, and some of them not so good. Here’s 5 things you need to look for in a mentor.
Are you looking for someone to help you with digital marketing training in Wolverhampton? Do you need someone who can speak to you in a language you understand and in terms that are simple and plain?
Maybe my Business Builder 5 day course is just what you need? It has been specifically designed for people who are thinking about starting a business, or who have started one but need to get it promoted online effectively. Here’s what we cover…
Make sure your new business isn’t one of the 80% that fail in their first few years.
The “Quick Start” Programme is a training programme that I developed for my business customers a couple of years ago to help them promote their new businesses successfully online.
Or, to put it another way, to help them to build an automated, systemised business that attracts customers directly to them every day and on auto-pilot – Remember those 5 important systems that every business needs?
I hope you
said yes because in this post I am going to be talking about the different ways
of learning the business know-how that you will need. It is this knowledge and
the skills that you develop as a result that will help you to build a really
successful business and start making a living as a business owner.
But, before we start talking about business matters and how to attract customers to your blog, I want to talk to you about something that involves you personally that might affect your chances of becoming the successful business owner that you want to be and have the business that you love.