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#CEODiary The Importance of Marketing

Hey fellow/future CEOs! I hope you are having a productive 2019 so far. As for me… eh… productive in some ways.

Quick Update: I’m going to start offering bookkeeping as a service for my company! I’m a Staff Accountant by day so it makes sense to do it for my own company. I’m hoping once I build a relationship with my clients, I can up-sell them on my financial analysis services. Also, I ran a special and offered FREE services from my company MDW Financial. I paid for an Instagram ad and hoped anyone owning a small business would notice it and email me. Continue reading #CEODiary The Importance of Marketing

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#CEODiary What Qualities Make a Good Business Owner?

Hello fellow future Founders/CEOs! I hope you’ve made another step towards building your company. My goal for November is to have my logo designed, business email, and website finished. 😳😰 Fiverr is a GREAT resource for finding freelance workers to help with tasks like these. I’m currently discussing my logo design with someone on Fiverr and hope to get it done this weekend.

In this journey to becoming an entrepreneur, I’ve noticed qualities that I need to work on in order to be a good business owner: Continue reading #CEODiary What Qualities Make a Good Business Owner?

#CEODiary Why I Chose To Become An Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship has always had a negative connotation to me…and I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s because when Martin said he was going to invest money and become a business owner he ended up unsuccessfully selling meatloaf and waffles then selling the restaurant to MC Hammer in the same day (🗣RENT EM SPOONS!). I always thought that being an entrepreneur meant you didn’t want to have a “real job” and didn’t really know what you wanted to do. I never knew successful black business owners while growing up in Jackson, MS. So to say I’m becoming an entrepreneur is a huge risk for me. How did I get here? Continue reading #CEODiary Why I Chose To Become An Entrepreneur