Business Mentoring cannot be over emphasized, mentoring will save you time and help you avoid mistakes that business owners make. A business man with a mentor grows really quickly, learns from the experience of the expert and gains in a short time what an expert has acquired over a long period of time. Most business owners think they can learn and create a successful business all by themselves but they soon find out that the process is not as easy as it looks and without a guiding hand the business soon crumbles. Many great Ideas have not come to fruition because the people gave up before they could give themselves a chance to succeed. Think of any great business person you know, they will always refer to their mentor, there is always someone they go to for advice and guidance. Continue reading
Organize your working resources : Don’t ever continue with your messed up tables and file cabinets. Same goes for your laptop and desktop. Keep all of your required files in a decent and arranged order so that you could save time by searching for them. The same theory goes even for files you are not considering as necessary at the moment, you never know when you need any particular document. Try to keep all these resources in an arranged manner and make appropriate indexing of these resources.
Bring transparency in your business: You can achieve more credibility with your business when you can bring more transparency in your business. In order to do so, give as much information as possible that would make your potential clients have that safe feeling that they are in the right place. Continue reading
Special attention should be placed on the new clients; they are your first priority as they will help in expanding your business. Make your new clients feel you; most auto responder systems have templates which give off a good first impression. You are able to choose your color codes or better get a professional to design a branded template for you.
Your message at the beginning is key, be sure to introduce yourself and remind them why they have opted into your list and the benefit they would be receiving. You could offer them a freebie as a way of saying thank you. Seek to make your new clients happy, so they can tell their friends
Be consistent with your message, if you have opted your clients in for business tips, stick to that. If you would like to send them other information, explain to them, giving them a good reason why you thought that particular message will be of benefit to them.
For those of you who have considered starting a membership you can also do this using your auto responder to get more information about this you can join the JV-Mastermind Club, I will be sharing more tips on this.
Some auto responders allow you to insert video which is a good attention grabbing method. You want to always grab the attention of your readers by the headlines and by the content.
You can get assistance in writing your messages if you do not have the time, or writing skill. Hire an expert; do not think of the money you would spend, think of the results you would get. Continue reading
The million dollar question – or at least the fifty k question – depending on how big you’re aiming. Although there is no magic bullet there are certain points that a credible funding application has to cover so that the funder will feel that parting with his cash will yield that all important social return on his investment.
My initial piece of advice is you have to be quite thick skinned as there WILL be rejection along the way. I am a life coach and so it may be surprising that I am stating something that sounds like a limiting belief. It isn’t. It is reality. Along with your fabulously great cause and idea are hundreds and thousands more deserving causes competing for public or private funding.
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