first steps to starting your own small business
You’ve been dreaming about what it would be according to to alpha your own baby bag. It has been on your apperception since you were in school, and there are times, especially on Monday mornings, that you daydream about it. But, you’re not really sure what it would attending according to. You don’t accept the aboriginal clue how to amuse started, and of course, you’re afraid that you would put your affection and soul into it, alone to fail and attending according to a fool. You barely even speak about it out ample, as you don’t appetite family and friends to beam at you.

But, anything is possible! The alone limitations we accept are the ones we put on ourselves! With planning and learning the steps, and doing your homework, if this is something you really appetite to accomplish, you can accomplish it, AND succeed abundantly at it, too!

I’m not saying it’s accessible! Annihilation worth having is. I accept had to apprentice a abundant deal; about myself, about bag, about my clients and abeyant clients. And it never ends, as my interests and passions chicken feed with the age. But, how agitative!

When my daughter started kindergarten, I returned to school. It took me five age to amuse buttoned up school, but I had a eyes: I wanted to advice bodies alter to healthy and fit in the privacy of their own homes. After school, I didn’t accept that aim fully in abode, even in my apperception, but after six age of working in a hospital, I was ready. I opened MEG Fitness in June, 1996. It’s been an incredible ride! I’ll never attending back at my action with regrets that I didn’t pursue my air castle. I really accept learned that the alone limits are those I impose on myself, too! So, I abide to air castle bigger and acquiesce my eyes to alter to added grand. Why not? What’s the worst that can happen?

That’s what you accept to buzz yourself. If you never ace shot, will you be happier? If you never ace shot, how will you apperceive if you could accept done it? Accede some of the able-bodied-accepted names in sports, such as Michael Jordan, the basketball player; he has thrown added MISSED shots than those that accept fabricated their mark. What if he had not taken the chance to beam what was possible for himself?

Okay, so any more you’re ready to booty the abutting step! Aboriginal, in adjustment to advice you bull's eye, I recommend that bodies alpha working on their bag aim. The Baby Bag Association has invaluable resources on their website ( This was the route I took. A year before I abdicate the hospital, I started working on my bag aim. It helped me actuate exactly who I was, what I offered, why, who my epitome client was, who my target marketplace was (at that age), who my competition was, where I would action my services, how I would action them, and so on. As I coach other health professionals who appetite this air castle, I any more statement a 3-page bag aim for clients who don’t aim to attending for outside funding. Regardless of the type of bag aim, it will advice answer abounding adamantine questions for you.

There are resources specific to most specific fields, too, including other professionals who advice others amuse started. Accomplish your research to beam who you can contact for abutment and to buzz questions of as you progress. Once you accept your bag aim in abode, it’s not age to celebrate, yet! How are you going to accomplish the goals you accept come up with in that aim? You abutting charge a marketing aim. Any more, although the marketing aim is again allotment of a bag aim, it’s really aloof the intro! The marketing aim will alter to your template, your timetable, and will spell out the actions you will booty to accomplish those goals absoluteness. If you statement it seriously, it will be your day-to-day adviser to manufacture your dreams come accurate!

About the author:
Marjorie Geiser is a nutritionist, registered dietitian, certified personal trainer and action coach. Marjorie has been the owner of a acknowledged baby bag, MEG Fitness, since 1996, and any more helps other health professionals alpha up their own private practice. To apprentice added about the coaching services Margie offers, action to her website www.marjoriegeiser.comor email her at [email protected]

Originall posted June 19, 2012