Recommended tools & vendors to build your business.
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As a busy Entrepreneur, you need to find ways to save time, money & energy. This doesn't always mean hiring help. One of my FAVORITE tools makes it easy to organize your recipes, plan meals, and make grocery lists.
Balancing your work & life is no easy task, especially when you have a million TO-DOs. Trello.com will revolutionize how you stay organized. Multiple lists with detailed cards for each task have checklists, due dates, files & more.
G Suite is a cloud-based productivity suite that helps you and your team connect and get work done from anywhere on any device. It’s simple to setup, use and manage, allowing you to work smarter and focus on what really matters.
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS) that is a great option for internet marketing. These are my recommendations for plugins, themes and training on how to use it effectively.
WordPress offers a lot of options for Real Estate agents. However, it can be complicated to stay on top of current technology and the options. I worked with my client to develop a marketing message, logo and theme selection for a website built with this recommended solution.
Buy variations of your name, business name, misspellings, tagline, products, etc. This prevents misrepresentation of your business, or even legit businesses that sound similar. So you are investing time, money & energy into building your online brand. How would you feel if suddenly someone hijacked it?
Collaborate with a web-based project-management tool, make free phone calls with your computer, mobile phone or office handset, clear your mind with a brainstorm tool, keep your documents, discussions, and schedules in one place all the time.
FreshBooks customers spend less time on paperwork, freeing up 2 days per month to focus on the work they love. What would you do with that extra time? Painlessly send invoices & estimates, track time and capture expense receipts.
One of the biggest hurdles to posting regularly on social networks is being online to post during the peak times your target audience is also online. Schedule posts as you read articles, or set aside time to do updates for the week from your browser or your mobile device.
Are you feeling overwhelmed with your long list of online marketing TO-DOs? How will you ever find the time to get them all done? I know how you feel. I’ve been able to greatly reduce my stress level by setting up business systems with various tech tools.
Previously, I posted about 3 critical reasons to register multiple domain names. Here are some strategies for deciding what domain names you'll need to register. Review my tips & some case studies of how to use domain names wisely.
Include a combo of your key info – business name, phone, email, social networks, logo or a short call-to-action. You can even add functionality like showing your latest blog post or upcoming events. With every email you send, you are promoting online brand.
Simplify the process of signing contracts, NDAs, employment agreements and more with secure, legally binding e-signatures. No more faxing, scanning or mailing needed! My sales process is streamlined and organized without any paper clutter. My clients find it super easy to sign contracts, which means we can focus on building our businesses — not shuffling papers! This is also something that you can outsource to an assistant as part of a standard process.
Stop the endless emails and voicemails trying to schedule meetings and let your prospects and clients easily select a time with online appointment scheduling. Adding an online calendar can turn even a basic website into a powerful sales tool that works 24/7. TimeTrade is my favorite of the options available.
Expand Your Business with a Membership Website Create Your Membership Model We recommend these sources for giving great overviews of what your business can do with a membership site. 21 membership questions & answers 10 membership models.