As a business grows, its brand may need to change to reflect this growth. This is where rebranding comes in to play. Rebranding can be a smart option for a business when the business needs to be projected in a new light, but it must be done correctly to avoid losing business. Here are some things to keep in mind during the rebranding process: 1. Make sure you have a … [Read more...] about Essential Tips for Rebranding Your Business
Hey, it's me, Julie. Wife, Mother, Friend, Internet Marketing Specialist, Small Business Owner....My life is intertwined. A little bit of everything every day. Some office days, some days doing both - running my house and "working" and other days just focused on the family and friends. I love to learn - so most days while I am working out, folding laundry, working in my kitchen … [Read more...] about The Importance of a Break
Starting, managing and growing a small business is challenging. That’s why many small businesses fail in their first few years. If you understand how to manage your business and what mistakes to avoid, you will have a greater chance at success. 1. Not understanding the market Before going into business make sure you understand this very important question – Is there a … [Read more...] about 7 Mistakes to Avoid When Running a Business
You’ve worked hard, built up your business, and it's flourishing - but you feel like you can’t keep up. This is a common problem for many small business owners. If you are struggling to keep your head above water while managing the tasks of a small business, you might be at the point where you need to hire the help of another person. Signs You May Need to Hire: There … [Read more...] about Hiring Help – When is it the Right Time?
If you’ve made the decision to become self-employed, you’ll need to figure out if you want to work as an independent contractor or establish an LLC or some other type of business. Your choice will depend on the type of services you offer, your long-term business goals, and how many other people are going to be involved in the business. What is an Independent Contractor? … [Read more...] about Independent Contractor vs. Sole Proprietor vs. LLC