A New Way of Building Your Business

The last few years have been very interesting for me in coming back into the business world after being literally in isolation and completely unplugged from any technology. It’s been a huge learning curve for me to get the hang of all the social media like Facebook and twitter, to understand blogging, to building global relationships virtually, to understand online and affiliate marketing, to do webinars, teleclasses, create information products, launch books and programs. OMG, the list goes on and on. It definitely can be a little (or a lot!) overwhelming if you want to have your business online.

This is the future of all of our businesses. A web presence in essential to represent who you are, what you do, and most importantly-WHY you’re doing it. A website is the least of what you’ll need. And although all this technical stuff can be a bit much, the great news is that you can have a global presence and leverage your business, serve your ideal clients globally, all for very little costs. For example, you can produce easy videos that will connect you to your potential clients easily with an iPhone and YouTube.

Your business or work is an expression of yourself. As you ramp up your service, as an entrepreneur and a leader, you will hold the vision and inspire others to help support you in creating what you see for your work.

One of the best secrets I’ve discovered is working with a virtual team. I hire people on a project basis who love to do what they do and can do it quickly for a great price. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Essence of Tapping a Courier Company for Your Business

If you are into the commerce, retail, marketing, selling or distributing businesses, you have daily deliveries that require fast action. Similarly, maintaining an office or franchise requires you to send some documents and important items to different locations in and out of the country.

Many companies today are opting to have their in-house delivery team, which essentially entails them to invest in trucks and employees. Huge corporations are able to afford these, but if you are yet taking the first big steps to business stardom, you may not have enough resources yet for these types of huge investments. In this regard, partnering with a courier service provider proposes to be a great option.

Ponder on these points you may need to know when contracting a third-party delivery service for your daily operations:

You can rely on, or demand, speed and reliability.

As a valued client, you can expect your delivery company to provide you with no less than their best service, or risk losing you to their competition. As estimated completion of the delivery will be relayed to you, you will not be at a loss when updating your recipient. In addition, many shipping firms are now equipped with advanced online tools that allow for customers to see real-time status of their goods, especially for interstate or out-of-country shipments. You can take advantage of this for tracking purposes. Read the rest of this entry »

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