By Adventurer on Frugally Reckless
Money isn’t everything.
Yes, there’s money coming in. You also have money going out, and are learning how to manage the cash flow. How do you build your business? Do you buy everything you need at once or over time? What do you in-source or out-source? These are questions every small business owner must ask themselves, and as a host, you are literally running your own small business. Building my own small business helped me better understand how a large business runs, too.
Whether it’s picking up photography tricks or learning about features guests want, putting together your ad will teach you how to market. You have to decide who your target market is, and learn how to speak their language. As guests come and go, you’ll learn about the kind of guest you want to host, and will continue to edit your ad throughout your hosting experience. This will give you plenty of practice, and up your marketing skills. These skills are transferable to other areas of your life, like when you market yourself for a new job…Read More