Do you have a business support system in place? What kind of support system, you ask? Well grab your favorite headphones and a cuppa and sit down for a listen! On this episode of My Biz Bestie, we’re talking about support and not the 1-800-helpdesk kind. Your business support system can be a part of your network, but they are your inner circle. These are the folks you can come to for support or collaboration. Or maybe they are just there to tell you that you should not be wearing that shirt in your profile pic. You are going to want to listen to this episode to hear about all the ways that having a business support system in place can help save you time and money on your business.
I’ll scratch your back if you scratch my back
Whether you are just starting out in your business or you’ve been at it for awhile, you know that expanding your reach is a top priority. Collaborating with your support system is a great way to open your business up to new markets without having to spend money on marketing. Collaborating not only expands your reach but gives you extra credibility. You can brainstorm some fantastic ways to collaborate with your business support system. Doing a podcast together and hosting a live event or workshop together are great ways to collaborate with your support system. Listen to this episode of Biz Bestie to help you think of some other great ways that you can collaborate with your business support system.
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How can the right support system change your mindset and challenge you?
The right support system can not only help you increase your profits, but they can help you increase your mindset. Sometimes a change in focus or a shift in unrealistic expectations is all you need to kick your business into high gear. The right group of people can give you emotional support and even give you a wake-up call in the form of a 'carefrontation.' Do you have a support system in place that knows how to help you find focus and ensure that you are not getting derailed? You’ll want to hear what Maelisa and Amber have to say about finding the right support system to help you get into the right business mindset to make the most out of your business.
Who exactly is your business support system?
Your business support system isn’t your spouse or your network. They are your trusted confidants, your inner circle, so to speak. These are the people whose opinions you value. They provide you that ear or eye that you need, that outside perspective that can really give you the vision you really need. A business support system is a group of people that may include your biz bestie, they give you insight, ideas, and trusted advice. Listen to this episode to hear about the kind of people that you will want to consider including in your business support system.
Are you looking for a shortcut to the business learning curve?
When you are just starting your business you may not have the money to take all the classes you want or hire all the help that you would like. That’s where your business support system steps in. These are the people you can collaborate with to help you slide past that learning curve. You each have your own expertise and can help pull each other through those sticky spots. Your support system provides you feedback, expertise, and moral support. Having a support system will save you time and money and provide you with a shortcut on the learning curve. Listen to this episode to hear about all the ways that having a business support system can help you save time and money.
In this episode...
[1:22] Collaborating with your support system can really help your business
[3:02] What are the many ways that two people can collaborate?
[5:22] How can the right support system change your mindset?
[15:22] Your support system can help you find your focus
[19:10] Who is your business support system?
[23:01] They shortcut the learning curve
- Masterminds and Strategy Sessions with Shelli Warren of Biz Chix (you can also check out the new podcast Stacking Your Team)