Starting out in business on your own can be one of the most scary things in life. Possibly even more than buying the first house and having children . . . . . The usual route is through having a skill or hobby, or perhaps these days, a good grasp of anything computer an IT based, and then deciding that your skill might just be profitable as a business. Currently many of the magazines designed and directed at the female market – of all ages – are absolutely choc-a-bloc with articles on how to rise to the top, how to pass through glass ceilings, how to improve our lot, but especially, how to market that hobby or skill we cherish as our own.
There are online sites that can offer good advice on setting up a good web site, which in turn helps move you up the essential online searches. Knowing how to market yourself and thus your product takes some research – never time wasted quite frankly!