At first, you may need to wear all the hats in your business, doing all the work yourself because you can’t afford to hire people to help you. In this conversation we get some clarity about what those hats are, which ones are important and how to think about them.
We also share a handful of hats we’re deciding never to wear again. Enjoy!
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“No matter your business or how good you are, you’ll have to wear a bunch of hats.”
— Jyri Paavilainen (@JPaavilainen) June 12, 2014
Small Business Accounting: Where Do I Put the Money? (FS009) — “Whether you like numbers or hate them, understanding the money picture of your business will help you make better decisions and a more sustainable business.”
Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered: Austin Kleon: 9780761178972: Amazon.com: Books — “Show Your Work! is about why generosity trumps genius. It’s about getting findable, about using the network instead of wasting time “networking.””
Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative: Austin Kleon: 9780761169253: Amazon.com: Books — “You don’t need to be a genius, you just need to be yourself.”
The Top 10 Mistakes in Online Business
Every week we talk with entrepreneurs. We talk about what’s working and what isn’t. We talk about successes and failures. We spend time with complete newbies, seasoned veterans, and everything in between.
One topic that comes up over and over again with both groups is mistakes made in starting businesses. Newbies love to learn about mistakes so they can avoid them. Veterans love to talk about what they wish they had known when starting out.
These conversations have been fascinating, so we compiled a list of the 10 mistakes we hear most often into a nifty lil' guide. Get the 10 Most Common Mistakes in Starting an Online Business here »