Category Archives: Small Business

8 Tips For Safe-Guarding Small-Business Computer Data

Synopsis No matter how small your business is, you must still have a data backup plan in place. No one method alone is a guarantee that your data is completely safe. So here are some tips that show you how … Continue reading

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10 More Small-Business Start-Up Mistakes To Avoid

Synopsis Although mistakes made can be our greatest teacher, they can be time-consuming and costly. So here I share with you my hard-earned experiences and insights that I gained from creating and building my small business. What You Will Learn … Continue reading

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10 More Cons Of Self-Publishing: Or Why Self-Publishing Might Not Be Right For You

10 More Reasons Why Self-Publishing Might Not Be Right For You Synopsis Here are ten more reasons that explain why self-publishing might not be the right thing for you to get into when you are trying to publish your new … Continue reading

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Direct Mail Marketing Vs. Email Marketing: What’s Best For Your Small Business?

Synopsis Direct mail marketing and email marketing both have their advantages and disadvantages. But, both are an efficient and cost-effective way to find new customers, make new sales, up-sell to current customers, and stay connected with existing customers. And best … Continue reading

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10 Cons Of Self-Publishing: Or Why Self-Publishing Might Not Be Right For You

10 Reasons Why Self-Publishing Might Not Be Right For You Synopsis The odds against becoming a successful self-publisher can seem daunting. But, if you’re really serious about seeing yourself in print, and using your writing to help as many people … Continue reading

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10 Small-Business Start-Up Mistakes To Avoid

Synopsis What are some of the common mistakes small businesses make when starting out? Here’s a list of what I believe are some common mistakes that should be avoided in order to help ensure a small business’s long-term success. What … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Use Your Job To Prepare For Your Own Business

Synopsis How you can use your time, experiences, and connections on your current job to greatly improve your chances of success as a new business owner and as a self-published author. What You Will Learn 1. You will learn how … Continue reading

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Start A Self-Publishing Business While You Maintain Your Regular Job

“Self-Publish, But Keep Your Day Job” Synopsis The reality of self-publishing is that most authors make little or no money from self-publishing. You must understand that it’s going to take a lot of time and effort on your part to … Continue reading

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10 Signs That You Are NOT Ready To Self-Publish

Synopsis Are you really ready – not just your manuscript, but you – to self-publish? Here’s a list of the ten most important things you must consider before getting into self-publishing. What You Will Learn 1. You will learn the … Continue reading

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