Networking is key: and the most powerful marketing tool for your business. To get your business off the ground you want to make sure you properly network yourself and your business. The makeup artist industry is a very competitive industry and word of mouth can make all the difference to the success of your freelance business. Talk to people wherever you go weddings, airplanes, events and get your name out there. Network and make contacts whenever possible. Always exchange your contact information, make sure to have your business cards on you at all times. Networking is all about building those long term trusting relationships, building them and keeping them strong. Maintain a strong circle of contacts, create a referral network, follow up with clients and build trust. Although getting started on eBay can seem like a daunting task, you can keep it simple when starting out and grow your business as you learn. The most important aspect of selling successfully on eBay is good customer service and positive feedback, so make that your initial focus of learning. Making money will mean nothing if you get poor feedback by disappointing buyers.
Choose a business name that markets yourself and what you do. Make the name memorable and easy to pronounce/spell. Make sure the name has to do with your business and creates a positive visual for customers. Once you have chosen a name make sure the name is not already used and register it.
A tablet is great for what it’s designed to do. What it’s NOT great for is reading. A tablet’s reflective screen causes glare, and because it isn’t backlit the light shines into your eyes. It’s fine for reading a few articles, but reading more than a few pages of a book on a tablet causes eye strain, which usually causes headaches.
Everbuying is a popular store focusing on a huge range of electronics. The website covers items such as cell phones, tablets, computers, car electronics, computer accessories and other technology orientated items. Everbuying also features clothing, toys, homewares, beauty and outdoor equipment.
Grocery Rewards: Check with your local supermarket for grocery rewards that are paid to your school in supplies or other forms of rewards. This is a great way to ‘double dip’ with grocery label programs like Box Tops and Labels for Education rewards.
She asked a lot of questions about my business, and then indicated that they could set up an account for me on their site, which would give me a lot of exposure and in which I could make changes myself, so I could alter or enhance current or new deals I wanted to offer. Actually, on much of this information, she flew through it so fast, I could barely keep up with the specifics of what she was offering me. I was pretty confused at this point, about what they were allegedly setting up for me.