Starting a Small Business Online

July 23, 2020 in Business, Education

By Janin Ayala

There are plenty of benefits to starting an online business. You can work from home, set your own hours, focus on a niche you care about, and typically avoid substantial startup costs.

While starting a business online may be more accessible, in order to grow and maintain you must follow a similar process to starting a traditional business. To help you navigate and successfully launch your new business venture, here’s our five-step process to starting an online business.

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Must Have Items for New Homeowners

April 2, 2018 in Expenses, Homeowners

By Janin Ayala

You know what they say, buying a home is the biggest purchase you will make in your life, but no one tells you what comes immediately after. Along with this big buy comes a bunch of other smaller items you will want to get as well, making the purchase of your new home more challenging than you think. Having a home budget for purchasing a home is one of the first things you may want to consider, but one of the things people forget about is creating a budget for the items that go inside that brand new house.

Most home buyers, especially those that are doing this for the first time don’t even think about the many other hurdles that await them. After weeks or maybe months of waiting for the escrow to close and finally getting the keys to your house, there is a new challenge waiting for you and the signing of piles of paperwork will seem like a piece of cake compared to what comes next.

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Setting Up Your Mobile Office

April 2, 2018 in Business, Travel

By Janin Ayala

Technology is a powerful thing for small business owners, regardless what type of business they run. Using technology can help entrepreneurs do amazing things, including save money, streamline business processes, promote their products and services in new ways, and work more productively.

Technology also gives many small business owners the ability to leave their home or business offices behind and create mobile offices so they can work from anywhere, at any time. This kind of mobility eliminates geographic challenges, and helps small business owners become nimble and more flexible.

If you are ready to take your business on the road, here is some advice for creating an operational mobile office that allows you to work from anywhere.

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