Everyone has dreamed of owning their own business. Know your target market – Throughout the writing of your business plan you want to keep in mind your intended audience and why you are writing the plan e.g. if you are trying to attract equity investors you will want to emphasize the big upside profit potential.
Since you will be spending your advertising dollars in the brochures or printed materials rather than ads, make sure you take time to create something interesting and intriguing enough that someone will pick up your marketing pieces and read them. Plan your actions: Decide the number of hours that you intend to invest in a day, the amount of money that you expect to earn and the method of selling your products or services and distributing them.
Starting out is the hardest time to get clients. Such businesses are also excellent avenues to start a business with little or no money. In fact, a whole new sector of marketing known as social media marketing has now evolved, and this involves the use of social networking sites to market products and services.
In such a marketing you become a customer, cum agent, of the company that provides some specific services and you will have the power to recruit a specified number of people below you, who will further recruit people beneath them. But instead of doing market research on their products, their business will be set up as quickly as possible.
Especially in those years, as I said there was more going on in California than anywhere but at that time it was still a pretty humble or modest group of people that were really involved in it and wanted to devote money to it. In other words, customers that were willing to pay for what was being offered.