Five steps to being your own boss

Make it easier being your own boss by taking it one tiny step at a time.

Whenever I hit up Amazon and do a search for starting a business and being your own boss, I always get a headache from excessive eye-rolling.

As a founder of three start-ups, two that were financial successes and one, shall we say, a successful education, many of these books piss me off.Continue Reading Article >

Tips for looking professional with a virtual receptionist

How a virtual receptionist can help you look professional

If you want to look like a big credible business even with a small budget, here are some tips for looking professional with a virtual receptionistContinue Reading Article >

Options widen for your MightyCall virtual receptionist

New service plans broaden your options

Over the past several weeks, we have been speaking to or emailing with many of you on a one-to-one basis as to how you use your virtual receptionist.

You’ve told us how to make a better product. You’ve also told us you needed a simpler, more intuitive user interface for the browser and for the mobile apps.

We hear you, and we will be making a few major announcements in the coming weeks.Continue Reading Article >

Using Google Voice For Businesses? Think Again

Google voice for businesses? Wake up!

Let’s get a few things out of the way here. Google does many things well. And Google Voice is pretty darn good for personal use.

But those of you using Google Voice for businesses need to wake up, because you really deserve better. Much better.Continue Reading Article >

How Business Cards Are Killing The Credibility Of Your Part Time Business

Killer Business Card

Do you want your part time business to ooze credibility and professionalism?

Of course you do, right?

You want your customers to see you as a “legitimate business.”  One they can trust.

And you want other business owners – who have the power to refer truckloads of new customers to you – to respect you and treat you as one of them.Continue Reading Article >

A Good Way To Make Money On The Side (Part 3)

How To Make Calls, And Successfully Set Appointments

Before you call, it’s important to know…

When to call:

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I recommend trying different times, and seeing what works best for you.  Here’s what worked for me:

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A Good Way To Make Money On The Side (Part 2)

How to start your side business, and get your first paycheck

Step #1: The “Legal Stuff”

Look:

I ain’t no lawyer.

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So you should do your own research – or contact a professional – because I’m not qualified to give you legal advice.

I’m just going to give you some “ideas” about what you might need to start this business:

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A Good Way to Make Money on The Side

Extra Side Money

So you wanna make some extra cash…

(And it would be nice if you didn’t have to work too hard for it, right?)

Well, I know of 1 (easy) good way to make money on the side – and I’ve been able to make $45 an hour doing it…Continue Reading Article >

5 things to do when starting your own business

If you are thinking of starting your own business, here are a few basic building blocks you need to consider to establish your credibility.

Maybe you are a stay-home parent ready to do something else, or maybe you are a student in college wanting to get some experience with starting your own gig or even earn some extra money.

Perhaps you are someone who hates your job, and are looking for a way to build your own business on the side.

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[Infographic] Starting Your Own Business? 10-Tips to Impress.

If you are starting your own business and want to impress your customers from the very first “hello”, we’ve created an info-graphic to highlight 10 ways that will help you leave a great impression.

Read more to find out these handy tips.

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