Social media is great, but it can have its pitfalls, too. There’s a very specific etiquette that comes with social media (especially as it pertains to business), and if you don’t follow it, you could find yourself banned in such a way that you even hurt your business. Therefore, while the casual atmosphere of social media is certainly great for business, there are some things you should be aware of so that you can be careful, too when getting started with social media.
A lot of people see social media as a great way to socialize, hang out with friends, and simply catch up on everything that’s going on in other people’s lives. What you might not know, though, is that it’s an absolutely great way for small business to get new customers almost effortlessly. That’s because it lets you advertise and educate easily, to a very wide audience. Here’s how:
Starting out as an entrepreneur in 1997 the advice I received in the first year was “invest in myself”, to invest in my education, personal growth, and future.
Here is a short list of things I do on a regular basis to invest in myself: