business tools Now-a-days, you really require more than just a paper and pen to have the right business tools to streamline your small business. You might be thinking that a startup does not have a lot of funds, or maybe zero finds to play around with. However, the fact of the matter is that business tools don’t have to be costly, in order for your new business to streamline efficiently, effectively and successfully. There are many tools that can actually be FREE!

Think about your the various aspects you need to become organized and get moving… They can include technology, design, finances, communication, productivity, marketing and management.  There are many examples of these tools and they include, but are definitely not limited to the following:

  1. Technology: WordPress, WiX, Weebly, MailChimp, Aweber, etc.
  2. Finances: PayPal, Freshbooks, etc.
  3. Design: Canva, Pablo, Flickr, Pixabay, Gratisography, Picjumbo, Unsplash, Morguefiles, etc.
  4. Communication: GMail, Skype, Glip, Join Me, Google Hangouts, and much more…
  5. Productivity/File Storage: Google Drive, Evernote, Dropbox, etc.
  6. Social Media Marketing/ManagementHootsuite, Buffer, FB ADs, Instagram, YouTube, etc.

So as you can see, there are various ways to start a business with FREE tools, and as you begin to grow and expand your business and team, then you can look into paying for some additional features on a monthly basis. However, until that time comes, you can build your empire all complimentary.

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