Category Archives: Motivation & Inspiration

Dec 29

Small Business Challenge – Grow your Clients in 2012!

OK…it’s time to “ramp it up” a bit!  Challenge yourself!  Who is your “dream client”? For the next two weeks challenge yourself to contact 10 people or businesses who you would LOVE to have as a client. What’s holding you … Read More

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Dec 07

Gear up for 2012- Business Review & Goal Setting

It’s that time of year…the end of one and the beginning of another. When thinking about 2012, what’s your plan? What’s your strategy? Do you want 2012 to be a repeat of 2011? Are you happy with the way you … Read More

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Oct 15

Business Plan Outline

Business Plan Outline – guideline to creating an effective and thorough business plan. Title Page Business name Business address Business phone Owner (s) Email, etc Table of Contents List title of each section and page number List all documents in … Read More

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Sep 23

Teamwork & How it Fits Into your Business

Are you an entrepreneur or a “solo-preneur”? Do you go it alone in your business?  Or do you have a “team” of support to help in your success? It doesn’t matter if you are a sole-proprietor or have a large … Read More

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Sep 21

Free Small Business Seminar!

Just a friendly reminder that the next Zocate seminar is ONE WEEK AWAY!  IMPORTANT: You must come to this event! Network, giveaways, speakers, fun, and FREE! If you missed the last one, you don’t want to miss it this time … Read More

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Sep 14

Leads, Leads, Leads!

If you are like many business owners, you want more leads…but sometimes can’t think of how to get your next one. So, you end up sitting in front of the TV or surfing the web to fill time, or hanging … Read More

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Sep 07

6 Tips to Effective Networking

You’ve probably heard the statement “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” That’s why networking is so important. As a small business owner, networking is your way of putting a face behind your business- and that is you! … Read More

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Aug 31

5 Quickest Ways to Destroy Your Business…and How to Fix It!

There are many things you do or don’t do that can easily destroy your business.  Here are 5 sure-fire ways to make sure your business doesn’t succeed.  Hopefully, listing them here will give you some insight as to whether or not … Read More

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Aug 29

Last “FREE to ALL” Zocate Seminar/Networking Event of 2011!

Network, giveaways, speakers, fun! If you missed the last one, you don’t want to miss it this time around! IMPORTANT: You must come to this event.  This is the last FREE to ALL ZOCATE event and the last one of 2011.  … Read More

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