Published: October 20, 2017, 12:37 am
5 Things You Need to Do When You’re Starting a Home Business
Starting your own home business can be a daunting task. This is especially true when you must do everything from scratch and you have no experience of running a business.
However, moving away from salaried employment can be a great way to increase your quality of life. Your time will be much more flexible, and you will be able to do things in your own way. If you do it right, your home business can be both financially and spiritually rewarding.
Below are 5 suggestions to get (Read more...
Published: October 11, 2017, 8:25 am
What Are the Pitfalls of Working as a Freelancer?
Many people dream of ditching the 9-5 routine and working for themselves instead. But what about the pitfalls of this type of career move?
Over recent years, a rising number of people have actually managed to achieve the goal of being their own boss. They have broken free from employment to enjoy the many benefits of working for themselves on a freelance basis.
However, it is important to consider the pitfalls of working for yourself. Only then can you make an informed choice about whether this is the right move for (Read more...
Published: October 5, 2017, 8:11 am
Paying Your Fair Share: A Brief Guide to Paying Taxes as a Freelancer
If you’re currently in the process of moving from a full-time job into becoming a freelancer, you’re probably experiencing changes in every aspect of your life. The way you file taxes is also changing. Instead of having taxes deducted from your income, you now must navigate paying taxes as a business owner.
Most people have the same questions about getting started on paying freelancer taxes. Here are some of the most common ones.
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Published: October 2, 2017, 2:03 am
How to Build a Drop Shipping Business That Rocks
So, you’re looking for a way to get into business for yourself and you don’t have a lot of upfront capital? It could be that drop shipping is just the thing for you. In this article we will give you a brief overview of the basics to get you started.
What Is Drop Shipping?
A drop shipper is someone who buys wholesale from a supplier and sells retail to online customers.
The beauty of drop shipping is that you don’t have to deal directly with any merchandise (Read more...
Published: September 24, 2017, 11:27 pm
Why Should You Consider Being a Freelancer?
Are you thinking of setting up as a freelancer? There are plenty of reasons why it might be a good idea for you.
The world of business has changed a lot over recent years, and this has had a huge impact on employees. Those who once felt secure in their regular 9-5 jobs have come to realize that they might not have a job for life. The employment market is simply too volatile for that.
On the other hand, many have realized that modern technology gives them more opportunities than they had before (Read more...
Published: September 20, 2017, 8:42 am
Find the Best Mobile Plan for Your Home-Based Business
When you are starting a home-based business there is sometimes little or no point in having a landline phone. However, the chances are that you will still need a good mobile plan for a phone to use for your business. Whether it is customer facing or something you use to keep in touch with colleagues or contractors, you will want the best deal you can get. And you’ll want one that includes calls and texts as well as mobile data.
Finding the Best Mobile Plan
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Published: September 19, 2017, 2:20 am
Move to Another City Painlessly—Even with a Home-Based Business
Have you ever had to pack up your things for a move to another city? If you answered yes to this question, then you know, at least, how to put all your valuables into labeled boxes so that nothing important gets lost.
Moving is never easy. However, things can really get complicated when you’re planning a move to another city and you own a home-based business. All the same, with a little planning and foresight, it doesn’t have to be a nightmare, even with a home-based business.
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Published: September 13, 2017, 1:44 am
3 Ways to Protect Equipment and Products of Your Home-Based Business
Your home-based business is part of a massive piece of the US economy, more than you may realize.
Whether you work from home as a freelancer, a seller on Amazon, a caterer, an online retailer or any one of a number of other careers, you’re one of 38 million home-based businesses in the US alone. Not all of these are small-time businesses, either, as 20% of home-based businesses make $100K-$500K per year.
With this type of money going through home businesses, it’s important to keep one thought in mind: (Read more...
Published: August 31, 2017, 2:23 am
Why More People Are Creating Their Own Business
Over recent years, many people have become disillusioned with the traditional 9-5 routine of working for an employer. In the past, this offered some degree of security. However, with job losses rife and unemployment high, many have started to look at alternative means of earning a living. One of these is to start up on their own business, harnessing the power of the internet to shape their own financial future.
Many online business news reports have suggested that the number of people who are now opting to work on a freelance basis (Read more...
Published: August 16, 2017, 11:24 pm
Starting a Home Business? Take Care of These SEO Fundamentals
Starting your own small business is no easy task, especially if you don’t have a lot of experience with business in general. Even a city such as Madison, Wisconsin, can be a challenging environment for a new business. So making your entrepreneur debut from home might be a great idea. If you’re going to do everything yourself, though, you will soon enough find that it’s less rewarding than you might have thought. That’s especially true when you consider the amount of work you have to put in. However, you’ll (Read more...