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Welcome to the Self Made. This is a blog focused primarily on the self-employed and micro-business and full of fantastic posts by not only our team of experts but by YOU!  We realize that there are many ways to help the small businesses out there which is why we invite other business minded individuals to post here and help the rest of the community as well.

Celebrating the Fourth of July as a Business Owner

Fireworks The Fourth of July is a time for Americans to come together and celebrate our independence. As a self-employed business owner, it's important to find ways to celebrate your independence too! Here are some ideas to help you enjoy the Fourth of July while still running your business.

The 4 Biggest Resources for Self-Employed Business Owners

Respect As a self-employed business owner, you have a variety of resources available to you. These resources can help you with everything from marketing your business to finding health insurance. In this article, we'll take a look at four of the biggest resources for self-employed business owners. Whether you're just starting out or you've been in business for years, these organizations can provide you with the support you need to be successful.

How to Start a Business With Little Money in 2022

Pad of Paper In this post, we'll explore some clever ways to start a business in 2022 with little startup capital.

5 Tips for Effective Marketing of Your Product or Service

Idea Are you looking for ways to market your product or service more effectively? If so, then you're in the right place. In this article, we'll share five tips that will help you get the most out of your marketing efforts.

How to Write a Good Business Blog Post: 10 Tips and Tricks

Blogger As a small business owner, you know that blogging is an important part of your online marketing strategy. But what makes a good business blog post? How do you make sure that your readers will stick around until the end? In this blog post, we will give you tips and tricks on how to write a good business blog post that will keep your readers engaged!

How To Assemble The Right Team For Your Business Start-Up

Team Work Assembling the right team for your business start-up is critical. In this post, some of the considerations you must make are addressed as well as some additional questions you may not have thought of.

Proactive Ways To Protect Your New Business From Cybersecurity Attacks

Phishing Cybercrime is real. Although technology has made it even more difficult for criminals, it’s still worth taking the time to review your vulnerabilities. Read on to find out more.

How to Write A Business Proposal

Business Plan A business proposal is probably one of the most important documents you'll ever write. A well-written business proposal is a great way to get new business. It's the ultimate sales tool, a simplified version of all the benefits your solution provides to a client's problem. Unfortunately, entrepreneurs often send proposals to prospective customers for extended periods with no results in today's competitive business market. On the other hand, some people are like sharpshooters, able to land a contract with just one business proposal.

Social Media Analytics Tools: A Quick Review

Social Media Anyone can simply post a lot of content to various social media channels. The trick is to understand what to post and when so that you can achieve your organizational goals. In this post, we’ll review a few of more popular social media tools that may be of help to you.

How Do Small Business Loans Work?

Marketing Navigating the world of small business loans can be tricky. If done correctly, a small business loan can give your business the capital it needs to excel without causing you or your business any unforeseen complications.

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