7 Things Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Know Before Starting a Company - Patrick Henry - Guest Blog-3

7 Things Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Know Before Starting A Company

So you’ve decided to make the leap and start your own business. You’re now an aspiring entrepreneur! You have an awesome idea that will solve a customer problem that is a very big deal for them. The potential market for your product has the potential to be very large and grow really fast.

What are the things you should think about before making the leap?

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3 Steps to Create Deliberate Business Goals in 2016

3 Steps to Creating Deliberate Business Goals in 2016

It’s January and that means we’re thinking about resolutions, goals, and our vision of what 2016 will bring us personally and in business. I don’t know about you, but I make resolutions every year and they’re typically something like “I’m going to lose weight” or “I’m going to make more money.” Basically, they’ve vague and they’re something everyone says at some point in their lives. I wanted to change that this year after I went to a networking meeting in my local community. The speaker made an excellent point about being deliberate with your goals and specifying what you want to happen. So, now I’ve got 3 tips in how to create deliberate business goals in 2016. I recently talked about this on Periscope and you can watch the replay.

 

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I Can’t Run My Business Without These 8 Tools

You may not know, but Nissen Media is just one person. Me. Steph Nissen. It’s a lot to do for one person managing not only my own social media presence but dozens of profiles for clients in varying industries. But, I’m not overwhelmed. I have a system in place that let’s me get my work done and is still a lot of fun! That’s why I got into this business, it’s just FUN! To streamline my business I’ve tried out lots of different tools on my laptop and on mobile. Even now, I’m trying out new software, tools, and systems to make myself even more efficient. 

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6 Ways to Increase Your Social Media ROI

One of the hardest things for most so-called social media consultants is to show the ROI of utilizing social media to their clients. If your consultant can’t show you the ROI, it’s time to find a new social media “expert.” I want to start off this blog by giving a simple way to track social media return on investment (ROI).

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5 Easy Ways to Prepare Your Business for Social Media Black Friday

With Black Friday just on the horizon, you’ve most likely already started preparing for what deals you’re going to run and prepping your team for the impending rush.  However, the new social media infused world we live in means that you need a social media plan for Black Friday.  I’ve come up with a few ways to leverage the power of your social connections to get your business ready for social media Black Friday.

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