Posts Tagged "streamline small business working"

If you’re an entrepreneur, chances are you struggle to balance everything – making products, communicating with customers, filing paperwork, accounting + taxes, family + friends … the list goes on and on!

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Luckily, you don’t have to do it alone. Even if you’re not in a position to hire a staff to help you, at least there are a few handy tools and apps you can employ to streamline your working week and give yourself a helping hand. Today, we’re rounding up the best of the Web with articles on business tools your fellow entrepreneurs can’t live without!

  • At Dear Handmade Life, Nicole lays out 13 business tools that keep her from going berserk. On the list? Having a business coach to help her streamline her week, using a planner to keep track of To Dos and taking advantage of Pinterest’s secret boards feature to plan future projects.
  • Tara Swiger commands a Starship full of Entrepreneurial Captains, so she’s got no time to waste. Her list of business tools includes her favorite notebooks and pens, shopping cart software, a website designer and tools to keep up with and streamline her daily writing habit.
  • Arianne Foulks of Aeolida spells out her list of business software + apps that save her bacon on OMHG. She includes tools for managing e-mail newsletters (a major time-waster!), project management, photo editing and paperwork simplifying.

Did we miss anything? What are your favorite resources, software programs + apps for helping you streamline your work? We’d love to know about them – share with us in the comments below!

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