How to start a business: Become your own boss
Balance is key
In this article

Balance is key

Ah balance. That old word! We're so used to hearing about the work-life balance, but it's also really important when it comes to a business.

It might be tempting to spend all of your time designing the product and less on the finances, but it's important that you spend a little bit of time on each part.

That means dividing your time between the three main areas: business development, customer/client relations and admin.

If you do this you're more likely to have a productive business and, most importantly, make a profit! 

Women in Focus Editor
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
Decision-making: A guide for the indecisiveFatigue fighters: 8 foods that boost your energy
Oscars 2014 Vanity Fair Bash: Our Fav LooksInterview with Eva Mendes: 2012
Latest… 2018/01/05
Compulsive spending
Managing money
Scrapbooking: making a scrapbook album like a pro
Work for yourself - get your small business online
See all Women in Focus guides
Teaching kids about money
See all Women in Focus videos