Share with us some of the most vital tools for your small biz.
Obviously, it can't survive without customers so some form of developing new customers is vital even if it's word-of-mouth.
Networking! You have to have a good group of devoted customers who make up the bulk of what you sale. That is vital for growth and development.
PC and internet access, MS Office and translation memory software (Trados and Wordfast). These are essential. My work arrives and is delivered back by email. I am mainly required to return work in Word format, and for certain jobs my clients require me to use of the the TM programs. I use the Internet extensively to check terminology.
Other than that, I have a profile up on one external website, which brings in more clients than I can accept. Thus, I do not use any other form of marketing.
I have a system for invoicing clients, which I can set to use different currencies and different rates for each client. I also have dictionary software, which covers most of my languages, and a number of utilities to speed up various tasks. In addition, I have some paper dictionaries. All of these things are useful and save me time and stress, but if necessary I could do without them as long as I had the items listed in the first paragraph.
by karobi 7 years ago
Hi every body, posted and read most of hubbers comment on issues of marriage. And also with my experience in marriage counseling I have discovered so many challenges facing these days marriages and of course the high rate of divorce in the world. And with this I want to know is it really...
by Online33 7 years ago
Girls can survive without make-up?
by Crusader 4 years ago
Can anyone survive without compromising in life?One has to make compromises in the life while dealing with a friend, relative, employer etc. Is there anyone in this world who may claim to have survived without compromising.
by snigdhal 6 years ago
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.Dalai LamaDo you agree ? Disagree ? Support your views with examples and reasons please, to help everyone better see your point of view .
by styles4luv 7 years ago
How can you survive without no income and unable to work!
by Matthew I Crawford 7 years ago
Will your children know how to survive without technology?Seems that today every child over the age of 10 has their own cell phone. But what if all the technology that we rely on every day abruptly stopped working? Do your children know how to use a compass, or better yet, how to make their own?...
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