Many business owners are trying to do everything they can possibly think of to survive today’s slow economy. People will ask me what’s the best way to stay in business, despite a lack of consumer spending. While that answer is certainly in the “eye of the beholder”, one significant way to fight this economy is through synergy!
Networking with other like minded entrepreneurs can lead to more business and better business opportunities. Just by discussing your small business with other small-business owners can create new revenue streams. Synergy can develop in these networking opportunities, but you have to be proactive. Unless you put your small business out there and appear willing to collaborate with fellow business owners, you cannot expect to see increased revenues.
Get out there and make connections. Don’t make excuses about time – those who complain about not time will be the ones who won’t make it. Meet new people, discuss the issues and plan together. It’s amazing what cam happen when your open to here the voice of others.