We are excited to present our second Athgo on Facebook series. We will be introducing some tips and tools that will be useful and will give efficiency boost to all aspiring entrepreneurs and new businesses.
Our series will be separated into 4 parts (+ a bonus section). Here is the summary of what we will be covering:
1. How to get an idea
We will introduce some tips on how to build your business starting from an idea inception. We will cover on the process from brainstorming a new idea through the development process and ending with a new product. Also, we will talk about how you can work toward your goals and objectives when your are getting your “ Next Big Idea”. Also, we will recommend some websites that specialize in helping entrepreneurs find their inspiration and kickstart their projects.
Many entrepreneurs often neglect the importance of mentorship. Having a mentor guiding you along the journey gives you an advantage among competitors. You can learn from their proven knowledge. So, we will talk about what is a mentor,why you will need one and point to some tools that can help you find a mentor.
Connections are almost the most important aspects for startup businesses. A large network can help you tap into new markets, maintain customers relationships and increase the visibility of your company. We will talk about the general use of connections and give you some tips on how to build up your network with low cost. Besides, we will present some tools and websites that could help you connect and stay connected with people.
4. Funding and Finance
Money is always a big problem when it comes to startups. So how can you get your funding and maintain a balanced budget when there are so many things you want to try and do? In this section, we will introduce several funding instruments, including crowdfunding and Venture Capital. We will also compare and contrast the popular crowdfunding websites, so that you can find the one that suits you most. On the other hand, we will provide some tips on budgeting and tools for money management.
In this section, we will go over some miscellaneous tips and tools that might be helpful to you. We will give you some suggestions on how to make websites that would increase your company’s visibility. Moreover, we will talk about some free and useful tools that Google has to offer for small businesses. Lastly, we will cover the ways you can leverage Social Media sites to promote your business.
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