Showing posts with label business venture. Show all posts
Showing posts with label business venture. Show all posts

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

On Business Cards As A Form Of Advertising

One of the ways in which you can promote your business is by giving out business cards. Business cards contain all of your business information, what kind of business you are doing, your contact details and all other pertinent information which involves the operation of your business (phone number, e-mail address, website, etc.).

Giving out business cards is a way of advertising your business. Nowadays,it shouldn't be hard to get an excellent design for your business cards. For example, if you're having a hard time making your own design, you are always welcome to use free templates online. In order to reap the benefits of advertising, you need to consider printing them with the best quality in mind and at an affordable price. Think of the following benefits and more when you have quality business cards to distribute to potential clients:

1. Giving out business cards to people you've already made business with is a good idea. If they ever want to do business with you again, especially if they're pleased or satisfied with your products, services, or ideas, your business will be the first to come to their minds; and if they have your business cards handy on their wallets, then they would not find it hard to contact you for another business offer or proposal.

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Would You Like To Take That Sweet Chance of Success?

When we talk about going into business, we can't help but talk about the risks involved. No matter how small the business is, we don't want to fail. However, even with the thought that the business could fail, we would always want to give it a try and hope that instead of failure, we can experience success.

Even if we start out small, there is a good chance that we will risk the amount of money we have put up for it. However, the self fulfillment and monetary rewards are great that we oftentimes cannot really help ourselves from trying. For all we know, the risk of failure can be minimized if we contemplate about getting it small business insurance.

Yes, at some point in our lives, we would dream about becoming our own employer, or our own boss. Just as going into business involves a lot of risks, being employed also means employing that risk within one's self. There is always that challenge of keeping our jobs and staying "employed".

So the choice is actually yours to take, do you want to stay or keep yourself employed and worry about losing your job at anytime or do you want to try out your chance of success in the business?

If you want to try out going into business, do what smart business owners do. Learn more about business insurance and what it can actually do to help you minimize the risks you are taking in your business. Go and get that business insurance quote before you get your business up and running. Minimize that risk so you can take that sweet chance of success. Hopefully, everything will turn out well when it's started well.

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

brainstorming for a new business venture

Last Saturday, I had a telephone conversation with a good friend of mine, Shiela. We were both busy since the start of the year that we didn't really have the chance to catch up on each other. It was Black Saturday but I picked up the phone to let her know that I am at my in-laws' place at that time. Our conversation went from simple hello's to planning on a new business venture together but still can't agree on one fixed business venture yet. Anyway, in one of our 'serious' business conversations, we thought of putting up an online store to sell used but fashionable clothes and other used items. Here in the Philippines, it's called 'ukay-ukay.' I don't know yet how profitable it can turn out and how saturated and stiff the competition is in this kind of market and whether there'd be a huge demand for it because it still needs some serious feasibility study.

I think it would be fun and exciting to have our own business but I am not quite sure if it's a good thing to have a friend for a business partner. They say it is possible to lose your friendship in business although I don't think it will ever come close to that situation. Hopefully! I am really excited to have our own business up and running that I have actually envisioned that it will grow big to the point that we can use postcard mailing services to advertise on our business. Anyway, this one is still in the works and in the brainstorming level. The business idea could push through but it could also shift to another business venture. You know how women are - fickle-minded species!

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