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Case Study: How I Landed My FIRST Four Clients within Three Weeks of Starting a New Business

How I landed my first four clients | Gillian Perkins

Just three weeks ago, I started a new business, Aptus Creative Marketing. I’ve been designing websites for friends and family off and on for about eight years now, but it was only recently that I realized how much I enjoyed the process and how needed websites currently are. With so many new businesses springing up (THANK […]

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How I Built My Business By Building My Community

How I Built My Business by Building My Community

Out of all the things that make up a good brand, how it relates to the people who love it is probably the most important goal to reach. If you can create a brand that resonates in the right way, to the right people, then you my friend, have struck gold. Sure – we could […]

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How to Start a Business for $100 or Less

How to Start a Business for $100 or Less

How much does it cost to start a business? The answer to this question varies greatly depending on what type of business you are starting. Will your business need a physical location? Will you be manufacturing goods? Will you be selling locally or online? There are many, many questions you can ask to determine how […]

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Six Businesses I Started Before Turning 24 Years Old

If there’s such a thing as a “stereotypical serial entrepreneur,” then I’m curious to know whether I fit the mold. I certainly fit the definition! According to Business Dictionary: “An entrepreneur who continuously comes up with new ideas and starts new businesses. As opposed to a typical entrepreneur, who will often come up with an […]

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How to Build an Online Business: A Step-by-Step Guide

The #1 Strategy for Online Business Success

If you’re building an online business (or thinking about doing so), I’m sure you quickly discovered how easy it is to get very caught up in the details and completely lose sight of the big picture. I know I sure experience this! At least once a week I have to stop myself and say, “Wait, […]

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How ONE eBook Grew My List by 800 Subscribers and Earned Over $3000

How NOT to Use a Free eBook to Grow Your Email List -- And what to do instead!

Your Typical eBook Story These days, everybody and their aunt has a free ebook that they are offering as an “opt-in” to persuade visitors to join their list. Practically every blog you visit has a little pop-up or ad in the sidebar promoting such a lead magnet. This makes it kind of hard to stand […]

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