Become Your Own Boss in 12 Months A Month-by-Month Guide to a Business That Works

ISBN-10: 1605501115

ISBN-13: 9781605501116

Edition: 2010

Authors: Melinda F. Emerson, Marc H. Morial, Michael J. Critelli

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Melinda Emerson presents a realistic planning guide on how to successfully transition from working for someone else to working for yourself. They key to success lies in thoughtful preparation at least a year and a half before quitting your job.
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Book details

List price: $16.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Adams Media Corporation
Publication date: 3/18/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

How to Use This Book
So You Think You Want to Be an Entrepreneur
Why Does It Take Twelve Months?
Get Ready!
12 Months Before You Start:
Get Your Life Plan Together
11 Months Before You Start:
Your Financial Plan
Think Like a Business Owner
10 Months Before You Start:
Create Your Business Model
Line Up a Lawyer and an Accountant
Get Set!
9 Months Before You Start:
Niche to Get Rich!
Marketing 101: Eyeing Who's Buying
8 Months Before You Start:
Every Business Needs a Plan
Get Your Financing Together
7 Months Before You Start:
Brand Your Business
Set Up Your Online Strategy
Build Your Online Marketing
6 Months Before You Start:
Cultivate the Market
Setting Up Shop
5 Months Before You Start:
Build Your Team
3 Months Before You Start:
Set Up Customer Service Systems
1 Month Before You Start:
Taking Stock of Things: Is Everything in Place?
Launching Your Business
Handling Cash and Your Bank
Maintaining Your Marketing
Ten Things You Must Never Forget in Business
Final Thoughts
Sample Customer Satisfaction Survey
Further Resources
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