What It Takes To Start a Small Business
Nowadays, it takes ideas and thousand dollars to start up your own business. Starting your own business is made possible through online freelancing networks. Heard of Freelancer.com?
Freelancer is founded in year 2004 and it has posted about 1,425,588 jobs up to date. The total spending that this website has is amounting to $116,504,500.
CEO Matt Barrie stated that if you are looking for a way to start up a business, this website can be at help to you. Any smart entrepreneur can get the right business name, can come up with an effective business plan and can have the best business logo and the stuff, by using one of the jobs platforms online such as Freelancer.com. These jobs can be done just by shelling off a few hundred dollars; $200 is the average amount of a job posted in this website. But then again, in just few hundreds of dollars, you’ll be starting a new small business.
There are also an option for business owner to have an iPad app or a mobile app for their business and they can have it for a reasonable price. Also, the business owner can hire freelancers to help them make sales. The owner can hire someone to handle the marketing and this is through either SEO or advertising campaign.
Barrie stated that there are IT-related, marketing, designing, strategizing and technical jobs on Freelancer. He also stated that one Indian programmer has about one hundred employees and earns about $1 million in a year.
Because of these websites like Elance and Freelancer, small businesses have the ability to hire virtual assistants (VAs) and freelancers that can be at help to them to expand internationally. For instance, if small businesses want to sell their products on China or any other country, all they need to do is hire freelancers and do the marketing, customer service, and other tasks for them.