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The Local Table Podcast: Episode 2

November 21, 2019

The Local Table Podcast Show Notes

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Hey friends! It’s Week 2 of hosting the Local Table Podcast and I am so grateful to be here! I feel so honored that you’re allowing me to speak into your life and share my thoughts, ideas, questions, and wisdom with you. This is a process of learning for me too and I hope that we can all learn together and all feel inspired by the people that I invite onto this podcast.

Our Topic

Today I wanted to talk about some of the things I think you need to know to start a business. I want y’all to know these are tips that I believe to be helpful and things I have shared on my blog before. They might not be 100% right for you but they will be helpful to you budding entrepreneurs! So pull up a chair at The Local Table!

Key Takeaways + Tips

  1. Write a business plan 
  2. Know the legal requirements for your business
  3. Figure out your ideal client
  4. Figure out a marketing plan (remember it’s going to change)
  5. Track your finances and know your numbers
  6. Lastly, know your WHY
  • Keep all your business and personal expenses 100% separate
  • Outsource help for things you cannot do yourself in your business
  • “If you’re speaking to everyone, you’re speaking to no one”
  • Simon Sinek – “People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe”

Things We Mentioned

Thanks for tuning in today and I hope you found these things helpful! Tune in next week on Spotify or iTunes and thanks for joining me at The Local Table Podcast!

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