Business growth is the ultimate goal for many small business owners. To be able to successfully grow your one-man operation to a small group of dedicated workers then eventually a building full of employees is the sign of a budding business. However, not everyone is up to the task of scaling their business properly when faced with rapid growth. This rapid growth is also known as hypergrowth, and is experienced by those rare “unicorn” startups that achieve viral fame and profits. [Read more…]
Converting a spare bedroom into a home office is a budget-savvy way to get a home-based business off the ground, but eventually, your business will outgrow its cramped quarters. Whether you need more space for storage, somewhere to put an extra desk for an employee, or a more professional image for visiting clients, it’s clear that your current home isn’t getting the job done. Instead of trying to make it work in a space that doesn’t fit, why not buy a home with plenty of space to meet your business’ needs? [Read more…]
Being a solopreneur allows you to maintain control of your business from top to bottom, which is one of the main reasons most solopreneurs choose to go it alone. But if you’re a solopreneur who wants to experience healthy growth in your business, it’s important to learn what tasks you can get help with. Between incorporating technology and hiring freelancers, you can delegate the tasks for which you don’t have the time or expertise. In turn, this allows you to focus more of your energy on doing the things you love and running the business.
Here are a few examples of how tech and freelancers can help you grow your solopreneurship: [Read more…]
You’ve decided that you either need a website, or it’s time to rebuild the one you already have. In either case, one of the first things you should consider is your hosting company. If you haven’t built your website yet, hosting is the first thing you’ll need to take care of. If you have a website already this is the best time to consider switching hosting companies, or at least researching what’s available today. [Read more…]
When your inventory-based business is ready to expand, you may be wondering which steps you need to take. Growing a business can be tricky, so it’s normal to feel a bit anxious. If you can master some key areas, however, you can take the stress and headache out of taking your inventory-based business to the next level of success. Here are some ways to get started. [Read more…]