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Small business tips you can use right now

If you are a small business owner or entrepreneur you’ve come to the right place for practical tips you can put into action right now to help grow your business. The short articles on this website will inspire you, spark an idea, create a connection, point you in the right direction, suggest a next step or encourage you to stretch.

So how do I come by my small business chops?

Ready Set Get Going tips

MARKETING- it’s getting the word out about you and your business. It’s using every single way you know how to showcase what makes you stand out. Here you’ll find tips on how to do just that: some involve using the Internet to your advantage and others are time-honored and still VERY effective.

NETWORKING – it’s making connections, then building and sustaining those relationships that can help  your business grow. Perhaps you are an introvert who is really uncomfortable walking into a room of people and striking up a conversation. Or perhaps your networking skills are rusty and need a bit of polishing. Here you’ll find tips on how to make networking more
productive (and even enjoyable!).

NIFTY RESOURCES AND WEBSITES – In working with entrepreneurs and small business owners, I have stumbled upon or ferreted out resources and websites that make being an entrepreneurial tasks easier. Here you’ll find a wide array of tools that can help you to do the same.

BOOK REVIEWS -  These are books I’ve read, reviewed and implemented. Here you will find reviews of these thought and action provokingbooks.

REFLECTIONS – Here you’ll find musings that don’t seem to belong to any of the categories above.

How to use Ready Set Get Going

Click on a particular category to browse the articles you are interested in or use the search tool to find information about a particular resource.

My goal is to inform, inspire and energize you to move your business forward. I promise to help you get ready and get set.

It’s up to you to get going!