For several years with my father take the initiative to open our own. We can count on this source of income to help us meet our financial goals. Although at that time I had a degree in business administration and theoretical knowledge of steps to take to start the; the moment of truth, most importantly for me was the determination and dedication that has made him a success.We still have many things to improve, but I want to share things that I consider essential to achieve this. The business has had its ups and downs, but every day we learn something new and that’s what matters.Here is a list of tips that everyone, no matter the, you can consider:
TIPS TO OPEN YOUR OWN BUSINESS
OrganizationI do not know how to say this easier. The most notable problem I’ve had in my business is that at first we were all excited about the, but we forget to have an organizational plan. At first you will have many heads, have to be an accountant, secretary / a, messenger, collector, publisher, etc. All areas are important and all need to have a development plan. You have to know how to take the minutes of meetings, regardless of where the money is being spent, who have to meet, and more. For this you can use several tools:A bank account for the business. You can go to any bank and open a business account in your name. In the US each person is a.A system of how to record the output and input of money (Excel is sufficient). This will help you know where the money goes and where it goes.An agenda for you things to do, who is going to do and the next steps to take. Late or miss a business meeting can cost thousands of dollars.An archivist to save important documents, but even if your business has to do with confidential information of your customers.A tracking system for customers.Define your business with a planYou should, in your mind, make your business a reality by defining all the aspects that may have. Although the process of making a business plan automatically goes through our mind, the problem comes because we do a good job to put it in writing. A business plan is essentially to get a loan for a small , but at least desbeberías put in writing: [ad # postbanner]The product / service you will offer.Who are you going to offer product / service.Where will the establishment.The types of licenses and registrations you have to get (if applicable).Where will the money come for.How you will promote the.Someone offers this product / service. If the answer is yes they can be your competitors or could orient about things that were challenging to open the .How many employees need and how you will bring the payroll.Try to visualize your (high and low) operating for several years.Keep calmNot everyone in the will come out as you expected. You will see losses, unhappy customers, and other things beyond your will that could jeopardize the success of your business. Try to remain calm and seek solutions to the problem; No business in the world that does not have its ups and downs. Many are the days in which I think would be best for me to leave the business and continue my career, but I stay calm move on. It is also good to know your limits if the business shows no signs of life and this just giving more losses than they can handle should reassess your strategy.Do researchWe are in the information age and chances are you can find on the internet a wide range of information on how to start your own, and to seek financial help, information industry, etc. that will help you make more educated decisions and concise about your. On the Internet there are free training courses of an entrepreneur, information regulations, etc. Use your resources (including this page) to achieve your dream of entrepreneur/a.