I remember waking up dreading my workday. I’d had my first bout of anxiety dealing with a job that I hated and most of my days were filled with dreams of working for myself. I wanted to be an entrepreneur and work for myself, but I wasn’t sure where to start.
More and more women are finding ways to make additional income but not from getting a second job. Instead, they’re opting for a non-traditional route to financial freedom. They’re exploring side hustles. Most are on-demand gigs like driving for Uber or picking up projects on sites like upwork.com. It’s often the flexibility and ability to work when they want that is more attractive than getting a second job.
It’s important to make sure you are fulfilling your hearts desires. The first place to look is at your talents and skills. We all have or know how to do something that would make a good business idea, if establishing wealth is important to you, you’ll want to have multiple streams of income.
When you’re in the beginning phase of your business, it can be tempting to jump right into the fun stuff, the creative and exciting parts. But it is important that you invest the time to put a solid foundation in place first. What exactly does that mean? It means you need to plan, do research, and prepare! Sounds exhausting already, right? But if you do it right, you’ll be on the right tract, from the start.
It can be tricky to gain the interest of potential customers or clients. As a female business owner, it’s important that you do everything you can to make sure your business gets the attention it deserves. This may mean using deals and offers to help the company attract more punters. But there may also be a few things that you haven’t yet thought of… let’s take a look.
As a business owner, there are a number of risks and dangers that you have to protect against. For example, if you own a brick and mortar location, you likely have security cameras set up to prevent potential theft or security tags for high dollar items. If your business is online, it’s also vital that you remember that your online store is also at risk. Payment fraud can be a major problem for online and digital businesses. We’ve compiled five ways to help you better protect your business.
Working from home is an opportunity that many people wish for. The benefits are endless… from wearing comfortable clothes to working when you’re most productive. While working from home has many perks, it’s not suitable for everyone… especially those that are easily distracted.