Do you have a dream to own or operate a local small business? If so, this is the podcast for you! The Start a Local Small Business Podcast focuses on what it will take for you to go from Concept to Open for Business. So, if you are ready to open a business that serves your local community, then subscribe today and get the resources you need to ensure the success of a thriving local small business.
BONUS - What to Expect When You Make the Leap to Full-Time Local Small Business Owner
The single biggest thing I hear from future local small business owners is a fear and excitement of making the leap to full-time small business owner. They don’t know what to expect and they wonder do they have what it takes. In this bonus episode, I’ll share 21 things that folks need to realize when they prepare to transition and leave their full-time gig. You must go into this new adventure with your eyes wide open!
What Comes Next and More Tools and Resources
If you are ready to get your new business up and running, here are a few more tools and resources to help get you open and more importantly, the #1 tool that will help you build a strong, thriving business going forward.
Getting Your Local Small Business From Concept to Open for Business
Today We Will Be Revisiting What It Takes to Get Your New Local Small Business Up and Running. We will start to wrap up our series on Starting a Local Small Business. We will revisit some of the key things we have covered and why they were important. This will be a great recap for those that have been following along and those just starting out wondering what the series is about.
Purchasing an Existing Local Small Business? What to Look For
Let's Discuss What You Should Look For if You are Thinking of Purchasing an Existing Local Small Business | Start a Local Small Business. I'll share my experience with purchasing my local small business and what you can learn as well.
Why You Need a Sales Journal or Log from Day 1!
Why You Need a Sales Journal or Log from Day 1! | Start a Local Small Business Podcast A critical best practice you want to start from day one of your new small business is creating a journal or sales log. It is a great way to identify trends for sales, inventory needs, people, etc. Let's discuss in this episode of the Start a Local Small Business
Set Up Your Bookkeeping for Your New Local Small Business
Bookkeeping is the term used for "following" the money through your business. Starting with your quotes/estimates thru invoicing and finally getting paid. Bookkeeping is one of the most important things you will do each day or week. You want to keep track of all money coming in and going out. Having a solid bookkeeping process and program is a must. Let's discuss why you want to set up a regular progress and make this a great habit in your business.