Grow Your Small Business Online
The Past, Present and Future
Whether growing an existing business or starting something new, a wide range of knowledge and skills will be needed. Family and friends might offer advice and support. However, considerable demands will be placed upon your time and resources. You might decide to learn some of the skills required, which you currently lack, either to do the work yourself or train and manage others. You might decide to employ the services of people with relevant experience, so that you can focus on the core product or service of your business.
The Internet can help a business to grow, but the range and depth of work involved can be overwhelming. Developing strategies that will benefit your business requires familiarity with the technology and processes involved. There are many individuals and organisations offering solutions, which they promise will deliver results. Reading this book could help you to better understand the work done by these professionals. This might help you to find people who will deliver what your business needs, at a price you can afford.
Grow Your Small Business Online is a short book, which could be read within a couple of hours. The first section briefly explores the past and present of moving a business online. Topics looked at in subsequent sections include; website design, content marketing and eCommerce. Rather than a comprehensive guide, this book briefly explores some of technology and processes involved in building an online business.
The final sections of this book look at ways in which technology might effect how people live and work in the future. Trying to predict the future is fraught with difficulty. However, in a rapidly changing world there are benefits to identifying trends and adapting early to new conditions. Instead of being fatalistic or relying on luck, awareness of forces that could effect your future might help you to plan more effectively. Spotting possible risks or opportunities early, could increase your chances of success.