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Dreaming is a good habit but making it come true needs a real management. Starting up a new business can be a tough job. Financing one’s own project looks tempting initially but in reality it requires high level of ordeals. Facebook and Dell have done their bit in influencing many youngsters for startups. Benefits of bootstrapping , investment strategies and their mode of recycling investments have made these facebook and dell poster children.
Here are 4 ways to extract most of a tight budget!
Asking for startup discount
Every person has a belief that their company has a cash cow potential.So use up this belief to convince other companies to provide with support services and ideas in order to make some cash and get some conceptions about the competition.
Asking for discounts do help to evaluate the companies’ ideals and helps to gain knowledge about the what kind of people they work with. So be at others help and get a return from banks and other service providers.
The worst thing asking for discount may cost is lowering of pride but to startups to do something big it’s essential to give up the egos but the positive part of this is it will be helpful in learning whom you are giving in business to.
Taking charge of accounting
Starting a new business tempts to hire an accountant but most of the startups land up with a low budget undergraduate finance classes which carve a nuisance for them. So its better to do self accounting. To get further assistance Quick Books,some project management tool or Base Camps can prove to be a boon.
Instead of using your friend,use their resource. Walk up to your big tech friends-ask them for tickets to conferences and who knows when you hit a lottery.This might bring a scope to enhance your business. Friends can be goldmine,so extract the best out of them.
Be your own P.R and Tech Team
In this era of SEO and Word Press its wise to hire a ‘tech’ guy with secondary background. It will be helpful and cost effective. The ‘tech’ guy will help to build a site using inexpensive resource like Word Press. Be sure that the person gets some marketing experience.
The basic plot is if you are capable of single handling then do it or if not shop and bargain and get the best out of it. After All,entrepreneurship is equivalent to risk. Take chances,manage properly and hit the show.