female entrepreneurs

  • Top 5 Ways to Market your Business for Free that Work!

    You took the step to become an entrepreneur, now what? How do you get your business noticed? Regardless of your business or service, you will have competition online & offline, so how do you drive people to your website? This may seem to be a simple task, but I am here to tell you, from experience, it is not. Marketing is like having a full time job, especially if you are a small business owner with little to no budget. Don’t worry, there are many ways that you can get your business noticed. Here are a few ways to market your business for free:

  • You Are One Joint Venture Away From an Explosion!

    As an entrepreneur the first thing you have to decide is how you are going to "fund" your business, with time or with money. If you have both, great. However, most people have to trade time for money. Most start-up's are built on less than $10,000.00 personal dollars which most often comes in the form of personal credit. So with that budget in mind, you will have to trade time to build your business and to make your business profitable.

    If you talk to entrepreneurs the very first thing out of their mouth inevitably will be about sales, customers, and lack of traffic. They have experienced success when they have had traffic, unfortunately they cannot get into a consistent flow. Entrepreneurs are seeking ways they can build their business online, with the smallest of investments. Believe it or not the internet affords many ways for this to happen. However, the one singular way you are able to build your business online and offline is through the power of Joint Ventures. Let’s define what a Joint Venture is: A joint venture, also known as JV’s, are straight forward. A joint venture is an alliance between 2 or more people or businesses, typically a partnership is created to share leads, customers, knowledge, assets, and profits. Usually with a joint venture, your partner assist with some form of marketing and advertising to drive business. In return, they receive a % of that business. This is a great way to expand your reach with your service/product.

    Consider these things before you dive into a Joint Venture with someone: