Have you joined the millions of Americans who have been laid off?
Here's an excerpt from a recent article I was quoted in "How You Can Leverage a Layoff: Jobless? Take this as an opportunity to start your own business" by Dennis Romero from www.entrepreneur.com
And career coach Hallie Crawford, author of Flying Solo: Career Transition Tips for Singles, says the world is your oyster if you can offer virtual services to the next entrepreneur.
"I have a marketing consultant, and I've never met her," Crawford says. Accounting, personal assistant and web-design startups are hot fields and require a computer, a phone, some software, and almost zero startup funds, she says.
"Were you a financial officer or an administrative assistant at your job?" Crawford says. "Almost anything you did in an office, you can do virtually. You need business cards, maybe a website. The only catch is marketing. While it's a low cost to start, you have to be assertive and proactive."…
Here's to having a career you love!
Atlanta Certified Career Coach