Before starting on your business story, make sure you are officially registered to participate in the 2018 One Million Woman Link Up. There is no cost.
Each section of your business story will double as a stand alone piece for promotional purposes. You can write one or more paragraphs for each section. Please be as concise as possible.
I provided a few tips for each section to get your creative juices flowing. If you decide to submit a video or audio, the text will serve as your script.
I will post resources and invite others to do the same to help you craft the perfect business story that moves your audience.
Text Submission Instructions
Once your text, video and or audio is reviewed and approved, we will begin prepping to showcase it on Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, etc.
Copy the text below and paste it into a new document to create your business story. Get rid of the text and parentheses in your finished piece.
Before I started my business: (Share in detail what your everyday life was like before jumping into the wonderful world of entrepreneurship — regular mom raising kids, working 9 to 5, going to school, etc.)
The catalyst for starting my business: (Share in detail, yet concise sentences, what life changing or aha moment inspired your jump into the entrepreneurial world)
The Beginning: (Share the year or year range [mid 90’s etc.] if possible when you launched along with what the early years of your business were like. The ups and downs, target audience, business model, logo, color scheme, mission, vision, goals, domain names, skills you picked up, products and services offered, tools you used, people you met who helped you, etc.)
The Evolution: (Share how your business has evolved from the one you started years ago. Name changes, business model, vision, mission, goals, target audience, skills you picked up, successes, losses, new products and services, etc. Take us on a picturesque journey of your evolution.)
Exciting Plans for 2018: (Share what we can expect from your business in 2018 that will blow our minds.)
Lessons Learned/Words of Wisdom: Help another business woman avoid the pitfalls of entrepreneurships by sharing what you learned.
Tips to Showcase My Expertise: (Provide one to three concise business tips that showcase why someone should hire and or do business with your company.)
Network With Me: Join me in taking part in the 2018 One Million Woman Link Up to monetize LinkedIn. #SmartWomenPartnerGrowRich http://bit.ly/2JeQAfO
Contact Info: (Phone, Business Email, Cell phone, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Address if applicable.)
2018 One Million Woman Link Up business story showcase. (Link back to the movement)
Check out the first business story submissions. Please like and follow them.
Jerrilynn B. Thomas' business passion is facilitating lucrative cross marketing partnerships between complementary female LinkedIn B2B and B2C members who want to strategically expand their female client base while reducing the amount of time and money it takes to market their companies.
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