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The 2010 Women Grow Business Boot Camp<br />Sponsored & hosted by<br />Network Solutions and Steptoe & Johnson LLP<br />Ju...
Building Your Business<br />what they don’t tell youwhy people fail how you can succeed<br />
Building Blunders<br />
Blunders Businesses Make<br />Being too cheap<br />Not fully knowing your value<br />Not networking<br />
Blunders Businesses Make<br />4. Flying by the seat of your pants<br />5. Not branding well or at all<br />6. Knowing busi...
Exercise #1<br />What was your biggest mistake?<br />What did you learn from it?<br />
Building Blocks<br />
Building Blocks<br />Know the experts<br />The SBA is your friend<br />Yes, people do still use the public library<br />Yo...
Building Blocks<br />5. Business ownership is scary<br />6. Brand yourself & your company<br />7. Lots of free technology,...
Exercise #2<br />Share tips on what helped you as a new business owner<br />
Exercise #3<br />Who is someone you need to know?<br />Do you have a connection you could share with other business owners...
Thank you!<br />Patricia (Patra) FrameManagement Consultant, Speaker & Authorwww.SHRinsight.com<br />Melanie Spring<br /> ...
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WGB Bootcamp - Building Blocks

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Patricia Frame & Melanie Spring's presentation for Women Grow Business Bootcamp

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WGB Bootcamp - Building Blocks

  1. 1. The 2010 Women Grow Business Boot Camp<br />Sponsored & hosted by<br />Network Solutions and Steptoe & Johnson LLP<br />June 19, 2010, Washington, D.C.<br />
  2. 2. Building Your Business<br />what they don’t tell youwhy people fail how you can succeed<br />
  3. 3. Building Blunders<br />
  4. 4. Blunders Businesses Make<br />Being too cheap<br />Not fully knowing your value<br />Not networking<br />
  5. 5. Blunders Businesses Make<br />4. Flying by the seat of your pants<br />5. Not branding well or at all<br />6. Knowing business but not marketing<br />
  6. 6. Exercise #1<br />What was your biggest mistake?<br />What did you learn from it?<br />
  7. 7. Building Blocks<br />
  8. 8. Building Blocks<br />Know the experts<br />The SBA is your friend<br />Yes, people do still use the public library<br />You grow & so does your HR<br />
  9. 9. Building Blocks<br />5. Business ownership is scary<br />6. Brand yourself & your company<br />7. Lots of free technology, use it<br />8. Relaxing is harder than you think<br />
  10. 10. Exercise #2<br />Share tips on what helped you as a new business owner<br />
  11. 11. Exercise #3<br />Who is someone you need to know?<br />Do you have a connection you could share with other business owners?<br />
  12. 12. Thank you!<br />Patricia (Patra) FrameManagement Consultant, Speaker & Authorwww.SHRinsight.com<br />Melanie Spring<br /> Sisarina – branding | marketing | web<br />www.Sisarina.comTwitter: @Sisarina<br />

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