Turning Your eCommerce Idea Into a Business
by Affan Imran
A year ago
Lots of people come up with ideas but very few take the time to put them into action. There’s a lot of reasons for this. Time, money, resources – to name a few.
So we’ve taken this into account and want to guide you through the process of taking your ecommerce idea and putting it into action with a real plan.
Running a business is hard work, so getting clear on your ‘why’ will really help you in those more challenging days.
Creating a profitable business is a big reason many people start, but it’s usually something deeper that will make you keep going.
Make it about more than money. What will that money mean to you?
- Are you looking to fulfill a creative passion that you have?
- Are you solving a problem you’re sick of people complaining about?
- What is the thing that drives you?
Make a Plan That Works For YOU
Many entrepreneurs get stuck in the process of creating a business plan. Many templates out there aren't geared towards ecommerce entrepreneurs.
As the operator of the business, the plan you create needs to work for YOU.
Don't get stuck following what worked for someone else. There's no point in creating a plan that you won't follow.