Build Your Own Business
About This Show
Andrew Ford is a corporate escapee turned entrepreneur. After years working in large global businesses and assembling a mountain of knowledge in the digital, marketing and branding areas, he decided to follow his heart and launch his own consulting business Social Star. Now he helps other successful corporate employees develop their own passion businesses using his e-ttraction model of marketing. In the Build Your Own Business show, Andrew interviews ordinary people who have left a job they hate to run a business they love. What worked, what didn't and the nitty gritty details of how to start a business based on your knowledge and passion.
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BYOB13 - Understanding what resources you need to build your own business
5 days ago
Today on the podcast I talk about the fourth stage in the Attract process – Resources. There are three areas we focus on in the resources section - time, money and connections. In this episode I cover: The importance of focusing on those activities that you enjoy doing and get you into a state of flow The daily routine of writing out your intentions each day How to map out your time allocation Writing down the ten things you love and hate doing in your business to understand where you need to focus your time on and where you need to delegate. Knowing the value of your time to understand the amount you can spend to outsource Understanding that you don't know what you don't know and why it is important to get the right help when starting out Knowing how much to invest when starting out How to use your connections and network at the beginning of your service based business What is your ultimate destination - what do you want to do and when Links mentioned Tim Dwyer podcast Run Well marathon training