These tips are suitable for small home businesses such as business consulting services, online retailing and writing/blogging.

1. Identify your passion, mission and goals for your business. Download my one page business map to get started. You need to know where you are going, so you can celebrate when you hit your target
2. Get a business name. Brainstorm with friends and colleagues
3. Set up your social media profiles. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter. All free!
4. Set up a website for free too. There are free ones like Weebly and Moonfruit
5. You can get your business cards free from Vista print, you only pay for postage

There you go, just go out and do it. Do not wait for inspiration, you are not aiming for perfection, you just need to get started NOW, don’t deny the world of your talents and gifts any longer.