Sweat Equity Podcast: What You Can Be Doing Right Now To START Your Own Business
Caleb and Law go over
"Beginning with brand rather than substance is dangerous" - Peter Thiel (PayPal Founder)
Have a mission and a purpose? Then START.
- Create LLC
- File Articles of Organization
Remember, it is important that you start. Get something that works for you now. You can always change it.
- 99 Designs
- Graphic Design Friends
Set Up Business Account
- Get EIN/Tax ID Number
- Link it to your website so you can receive payment.
- Squarespace - Start small... Growth comes with effort. Starting is key.
- Website sells. Social media informs and entertains.
Self Promotion/Social Media
- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
- Use the same logo over and over when you first start. Things will change with growth anyways... just START.
- DON'T overlook Pintest and tumbler.
- Export Contacts - You will be surprised how many email addresses you have obtained from other jobs and your social circle when you export your email contacts.
- "Brilliant thinking is rare, but courage is in even shorter supply than genius" - Peter Thiel (PayPal Founder) - Zero To One
The purpose of this episode came from this thought... You can read all the books recommended to you, listen to every podcast and take all the advice from all the right people... None of it matters if you don't do something with it... START.