Time is without a doubt the most valuable resource for any business owner, the unfortunate thing is that there never seems to be enough of it. Luckily there are plenty of awesome resources out there to not only save you time, but plenty of money and stress too.
The only issue is knowing which ones to invest in and which to avoid. For every useful resource out there, there are ten useless ones that will waste your time and money. Finding the right tools for you in an over-saturated market can be an overwhelming process, and without help it is basically a needle in a haystack type situation.
I get asked all the time for resources and tools that I use or recommend, so I thought it was about time I put them all in one place. From working in my own businesses and with countless others I have plenty of experience with the very best and worst tools. I can personally guarantee that everything on this list has the potential to be a time and money saver for your business.
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Wishing you a brilliant day,
emailing marketing & List Building
Email service providers are a must-have for any business with an online platform. Active Campaign is about more than just email marketing, supplying you with true marketing automation for your business. The software is easy to use and takes care of email marketing, marketing automation, customer data, and direct messaging with customers.
Learn how to automate your business to create more free time. Automation frees up your time to work on more important things, but it's difficult to get started. This course teaches you how to automate repetitive processes in your business, even if you've never done it before.
BUSINESS Management SOFTWARE
10XPro is your one-stop-shop when it comes to building and maintaining a business online, and I can’t get enough of it. No matter what type of business you have, it takes care of all the tech so that you don’t have to think about it. They have software for lead pages, sales funnels, webinars, shopping carts, deadlines, automation, memberships, forums and more, all in one place.
BEST PINTEREST MASTERCLASS
Want to increase clients? Get more traffic to your site? Did you know that Pinterest is the most underestimated social media platform, getting over 300 million users per month? Learn the 5 Step Framework for Getting Massive Pinterest Traffic Forever in this amazing 1 hour masterclass. You’ll learn: the top 3 mistakes EVERYBODY makes on Pinterest and WHY they are costing you major traffic and sales, the secrets to getting Pinterest to show your content to your ideal audience for FREE and lastly - the 5 step framework for gaining massive traffic from Pinterest to help you get MORE customers and pageviews WITHOUT spending all your time pinning.
Business Management Software
Whether you need to keep on top of your clients, contracts, scheduling, or accounting, Dubsado is the business management software that will take care of all that and more. I personally use Dubsado for multiple things in my business and I swear by it. Save 20% on your first month or first year by clicking the link to to right.
If you sell anything online, you need a reliable shopping cart to handle your customer's money with care. Thrive Cart is great because it not only grow more income from your existing traffic but also provides you with high converting checkout pages that allow you to upsell to your customers and set up affiliate campaigns.
This handy little tool is a great way to make your content more accessible on Instagram. It manages to get around the one-link-rule by providing a platform for as many links as you want, making Linktree an awesome way to get more of your resources out there.
When it comes to outsourcing, you can find pretty much everything you could ever need on Fiverr. You can search for exactly what you need in your price range, set your own deadlines, and most importantly, get the end result that you want. Plus you can register your own freelancing services on Fiverr to find perfect clients.
Project Management is essential when working in a team, with effective organisation being the key. Asana tracks progress on team projects, making sure every member knows their deadlines and are up to date on what is yet to be done.
Evernote is an easy-to-use platform that is super effective when it comes to online organisation. You can use it as an individual to help with scheduling and sorting, as well as in a team to keep everyone on track and accountable.
Slack is a collaboration tool connecting teams with one other and all the information they need to complete their specific job at their fingertips. It is particularly great for having everything in one place on the app so that your team has all the info, anywhere and anytime.
Trello is a great option for Project Management as it is flexible and will adapt to any sized project or team. The brilliant thing about this one is the time saved from endless meetings going over what has and hasn't been completed thanks to their overview tracking finished jobs.
Deposit Photos is the absolute go-to when it comes to stock images. The subscription is a reasonable price and it gives you access to literally millions of high quality photos and videos to use for your company.
Facebook Business Community
Join 1000's of business owners over on my Facebook Community the Australian Business Collaborative.
It's a place for you to connect with other business owners, to ask advise, support other business to grow, laugh and to feel part of community.
Would love to see you there.
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