Want to get out of the rat race? Want to leave that corporate job and start your own business? Millions of Americans share that same…
In a word, the Internet is INCREDIBLE. Never in history has information been so readily available, easily accessed, broad in scope, and much of it, free. For home business and small business owners, try these free software applications: Open Office suite, templates for a variety of business programs and processes, creative tools such as Gimp (an open source version of Photoshop), Picasa (Google’s photo editing software), and even computer operating systems, notably Linux. Granted, the learning curve of some is a little steep, but the price – FREE – and compatibility with existing hardware and software easily outweighs the downsides.
Let’s be frank: life sucks a little bit for today’s recent graduates. So many of them, despite having expensive college degrees, haven’t been able to find the jobs they set out to get hired for. Often, they end up working in low-paying, low-skill jobs with dubious futures, or worse, can’t find any jobs at all.
There are a variety of ways to do a better job of attracting potential customers. This includes redesigning your Web site with a new look and feel – something many companies are starting to do after letting their existing designs collect dust over the past few years, when the economy was rolling along and there was no urgency to change.