5 Must-Have Productivity Apps for Small Business Owners

Here at Shoeboxed, we understand that choosing the right productivity apps for your small business is the first step towards transforming yourself from a stressed solopreneur to an organization aficionado.

With so many tools designed to help individuals and businesses get organized, it can quickly become overwhelming. We’ve cut through the cacophony to select our favorite 5 apps for 2013. Continue reading “5 Must-Have Productivity Apps for Small Business Owners”

Top 5 Considerations for Solopreneurs

Solopreneurs run a one man or one woman-show, fulfilling multiple roles within their business while reaping the benefits of being their own boss (and partner, and assistant).

But being a solopreneur isn’t right for every small business owner. Here’s the Shoeboxed handy checklist to see if going solo is right for you. Continue reading “Top 5 Considerations for Solopreneurs”

How to Delegate Stuff (Even When It Makes You Really Nervous)

You know that learning how to delegate tasks and outsource to-dos is the key to making passive income and growing your business.

But what are you supposed to do when the mere thought of letting someone else take the reins makes your more squeamish than watching them adjust their contact lens?

Letting go is never easy, but once you get comfortable with delegating appropriate tasks to your team members, you’ll be freed up to actually – get this – run your business. Continue reading “How to Delegate Stuff (Even When It Makes You Really Nervous)”