A list of helpful resources for building and optimizing your business.
Below is a list of tools and services that I have personally used or can recommend. As I continue on my own journey and turn to the global community for help, I will continue to add further services if I believe they can provide value to you too. Feel free to contact me directly if you have any questions about my experiences or your own with the services below.
As this list grows, I might add the occasional affiliate link that will go towards the running costs of my website and podcast hosting.
Virtual Assistants – Admin Elite make it easier for you to make the important decisions that affect your business and tailor their services to suit you and your business needs.
Most busy entrepreneurs and solopreneurs are turning to virtual assistants and Admin Elite understand that running your own business is difficult, with many different ‘hats’ to wear including marketing, finance, credit control and customer service, before you even start on your own specialised area.
Admin Elite, make it easier for you to make the important decisions that affect your business.
A revolutionary new browser that pays publishers for their content and rewards users for their attention while providing advertisers with more in return for their ads.
The Brave browser protects users and provides a digital currency-based reward system for content creators. If you do give it a try, please let me know your thoughts.
Neil, how do I buy cryptocurrencies? is possibly the most common email that I receive. My answer is always, do not listen to anyone (including me) and do your own research.
However, when you are ready to dip your toes in the water, here is a guide on how to buy your crypto. I have also placed affiliate links for Binance and Coinbase where I get a couple of dollars should you choose to signup.
Say goodbye to email tag for scheduling appointments, interviews, demos and much more with Calendly. Simply create a schedule and allow your guests to book a slot directly with you.
The service is ideal for anyone looking to automate tasks and reduce multiple emails appearing in your inbox. After spending several hours each day with back and forth communications, it was time to take drastic action. Calendly even sends automated reminders to everyone allowing you to concentrate on more important matters.
Neil, can I buy you a coffee?
I receive many emails and messages across a variety of platforms. After several listeners asked me if I had heard of a platform that allows listeners to buy me a coffee, I had to sign up.
Do you write blogs, magazine articles, or website content? Are you a ghostwriter or a professional résumé writer?
If so, you know how easy it is to find an error in something you were certain was perfect — after you published it — right? You left out a word in a sentence. You used the wrong its / it’s. You wrote inedible when you meant inevitable. Susan Rooks can help you with all that and more. First class copyediting to help writers feel confident about their material.
What if you could take the guesswork out of marketing your business? You can. It starts with a plan, a marketing roadmap.
Nobody knows your business like you do. Jacqui Genow combines her skills and knowledge in current marketing platforms, trends and best practices with your expertise to create marketing solutions tailored to your business. Ensure all marketing strategies are in support of your overall business goals with J. Genow Marketing.
Are you looking for HR-informed insights around resumes, interview tips or career advice to help get you hired and move ahead in your career?
Resumes only get a few seconds’ initial consideration, so there needs to be a compelling narrative at the very top – your professional brand needs to come across so clearly that a recruiter or hiring manager immediately understands who you are and what you can do for the company. Lynda Spiegel is a highly recommended professional resume writer, job search coach and a member of the Wall Street Journal‘s Experts Panel.
Struggling To Name A Startup? Crowdsource It With Squadhelp. Hundreds of handcrafted brand name suggestions and logos from creatives across the world.
Naming is hard. There are many unexpected challenges. Often people spend weeks or months trying to come up with a name before they seek help and guidance. Squadhelp have created a free ebook to help people learn the process they’ve used to deliver more than 8000 winning names. You will understand how to confidently develop a great name for just about anything!