This is Part 1 of a 2-Step Guide. Part 1 is about adding a blog to an existing business website. If you haven’t got a website yet you’ll need to read Part 2 Start A Business Blog In 9 Easy Steps.[Read more…] about Add A Blog To An Existing Website (And See Your Sales Grow)
Creating a business website can be anything from a few simple steps, up and running in less than a day, to the hardest project you’ve ever undertaken.
The good thing about building a website is that there’s lots of information available on the web.
The bad thing about creating a website is … there’s lots of information available on the web.
We’re talking information overload…[Read more…] about How To Create Your Business Website
You’re launching a startup business. Starting out in the Big Wide World as a business owner or self-employed. Why on earth should you write a job description?
Yes, I know you’re going to be the Boss. For perhaps the first time in your life you get to choose what you want to do. There’s no parent saying you should do this, no teacher bossing you around at school, and no-one is telling you what to do in your job.
There’s just you.[Read more…] about Starting A Business? You Need A Job Description.
It’s not easy to start a business but this guide will walk you through the steps you need to take. The most important part of starting a business is knowing who your customers will be and where you can find them. If you don’t have any customers, you don’t have a business.
Starting a blog first is a terrific way to build up your raving fans before you quit your well-paid job, plus a blog can become a lucrative business in its own right. Read my post How To Start A Blog (The Ultimate Step-By-Step Guide).[Read more…] about How To Start A Business (With My 32-Step Checklist)
Do you want to work from anywhere or be tied to a physical location? Are you looking for a small lifestyle business or hoping to make it big? This is the starting point and the type of questions you need to answer when finding your small business idea. There are many different types of businesses and you need to find one that works for you. There’s no point starting a business and finding out 12 months later that it doesn’t fit your lifestyle or your values.
It’s better to think through what you really want before you start and know what you’re letting yourself in for. Align your values, time available, lifestyle choice … and you’re far more likely to be successful.[Read more…] about Different Types of Businesses (What’s Right For You).
Yeah right, you think. You’ve been waiting for your light bulb moment for years. That spark of inspiration that suddenly changes your life.
If only you’d been the one to spot a cat on a dark road and had the idea that sparked cat’s eyes.It doesn’t seem fair that some people can come up with these fantastic ideas and others struggle to find any originality.[Read more…] about Light Bulb Moments: We All Have Them
So you want to start a business? Okay, we get it, you hate
You spend your days dealing with angry customers, taking the blame for company failures that are outside your control and waste hours every day battling public transport to get to work and back. You’re so exhausted from overwork when you get home you resort to collapsing on the sofa and eating a takeaway.[Read more…] about You Hate Your Job, Now What?