Your business may be a sole proprietorship, but it doesn’t mean you won’t need some help. In fact, handling your business alone needs a lot of practice and tons of skills.
Don’t fret yet. Here are six resources to help you maximize your profits, once applied religiously.
1. 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE
Bestselling author Stephen Covey shares the seven best behaviors present in almost all successful people. Follow his steps on how to check on any loopholes in your business, gain the inspiration to work harder, and love the SME business world.
2. HOW TO WIN FRIENDS & INFLUENCE PEOPLE
Imagine a book that sums up all human realities while matching it to professional success? Dale Carnegie’s book won’t give any life hacks, only some of the best advice you can ever hear in your entire life.
3. BUILT TO LAST
Jim Collins and Jerry Porras elaborate how successful companies, ranging from startups to huge corporations, arrive at their current powerhouse state. These two writers tell us how Disney and other companies have been created to last.
4. ENTREPRENEUR ON FIRE
Thirty minutes daily of featured entrepreneurs’ best practices, this podcast by John Lee Dumas sparks motivation in the SME business world.
5. QUICKBOOKS FORUMS
Nothing beats joining a forum of small business entrepreneurs hosted by your favorite accounting software, Quickbooks. Share your views and sentiments regarding taxes, payments, how to keep accounting reports accurate, or even just starting a business. Ask, and the community shall answer.
Their name will make you dance, while their efforts will keep your hopes up. This Week in Startups, or TWIST, features a start-up company every week showing its audience the best and worst practices these businesses are doing.
Check these out and find more inspiration than you’d ever imagine.