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Friday, November 07, 2008

Staying Afloat in a Tough Economy

I posted the article, "Staying Afloat in a Tough Economy" on one of my favorite social networking groups, www.twittermoms.com. I hoped the article would inspire business owners to share their tips for saving money and generating new business during these tough economic times. The response to the article was great and the tips the business owners shared are creative and inspiring. Maybe you'll find something that will be helpful to you on a business and even on a personal level. Below is a sample of my post...

When I chose to start my business--over seven years ago--I did so fully aware of the fact that due to the nature of my business and my product price points I would have to work harder and longer than some who had chosen other types of businesses. I weighed my options, did the whole pros/cons thing and decided I would go for it. I'd been working in corporate America most of my adult life and wanted to do something that was fun and interesting--to me...

Read the entire article and see the comments & tips from the twittermoms community. Feel free to add your tips and comments as well.

2 comments:

  1. Thanks for posting. I thought it was a great discussion topic, and was amazed at all the great suggestions and tips the moms had to share. Thanks for getting the conversation started!

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  2. Hi Megan, thanks for stopping by and for the comment. I can't tell you enough how much I love being a part of the twittermoms community. There are so many creative and inspiring women there--startng with you--the founder.

    I was amazed at the response and happy to see all the wonderful suggestions the moms shared. I'm glad I could add a little something to the mix :>).

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