Alexandra

“This day and age we're living in gives cause for apprehension with speed and new invention and things like fourth dimension …” How much more fourth dimensional can we get than the virtualness of the internet!  Its impact on virtually (there I go again) every business that’s been around for the past century has been and is – simply put – presumably inevitable. Nonetheless, whether on-line of off-line the sustainment   and success of any business is only as solid as its clientele/customer base.  As businesses adapt to whatever advances may come, business owners have to make sure that their clients understand and are prepared for those changes as those changes can very well affect their desire and need to purchase products and/or services. As universal as the internet and its on-line clientele may be, ignoring, neglecting, the “world” of...

Ain’t Life Grand: You own your own business and you own the challenges you now face. Let’s deal with them! You have a vision with a goal: You want autonomy and the say-so when it comes to work and being financially secure.  It is a powerful and essential motivation when you set out on your own business venture.  It is a freedom you want and at the same time a freedom you have to earn.  Starting here, starting now, it’s not roses coming up it’s, a bevy of challenges unavoidable with ownership. We are going to address the difficulties of you owning your business and highlight some useful result-oriented solutions for you. Figure out Your Business Plan It’s all yours: where are you going with it?  It is imperative that you play architect: design a comprehensive, meticulous, business plan. ...

Today’s business recruiting and hiring processes are embedded in the social media sites that circle our lives daily: social media is here to stay. Take full advantage of it for your business concerns when you recruit, interview and hire. Skilled, proficient, freelancers weave themselves into social media sites to self-promote their expertise throughout the job market: the best candidate for you is among them.  When you need that kind of help, you’ll appreciate Joonomy being around. Social media is a master server when it comes to people branding themselves for recognition, no matter the reason.  Everything someone does on social media has an intent and purpose; hence connecting, networking, thru social media for the purpose of hiring and/or searching for a job is not a happenstance undertaking.  It is a direct targeting tool for a both business and freelancer prospects; and, it...

Remember that first impression you made when you first interviewed: that, figuratively, is your initial workplace aura. Got the job:  well, from that point on your workplace reputation begins, and it moves in many ways ahead of you.  Brian Koslow put is very succinctly,” “There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast.” Take a few days to relax and comfortably focus in on everything you noticed before during and after you interviewed. Recreate a mental picture of the physicality of the office: décor, colors, if there were any flowers, perhaps a dish of sweets by the receptionist.  Then picture the flow of people, their interactions: is it quiet in the reception area, are people friendly or at least courteous to one another, who gives deference to whom, how do they dress; and, did they react to you...

Crafting Joonomy’s Unique Selling Proposition (USP) was among our primary concerns as we became Joonomy. A strong moving USP is vital to the foundation from which a business can deliver on its advertising and subsequent sales. Marketability is self-promoting if you do it smartly and wisely: Crafting Your Unique Selling Proposition is smart, it is wise and it is yours for the making. As a new or small business owner you strive to build and differentiate your business from your competition. To do so you have to design a cumulative strategy that will interact within itself eventuating in the Unique Selling Proposition you want and need to promote and be successful. I am the behind-the-scenes face of Joonomy. My intent and Joonomy’s purpose is to provide our client-base of new and small business owners, freelancers, contractors and professional service...