Think business is just about a great idea, then think again
Once you have your great idea take these four courses on Skillshare to learn the next steps needed to turn it into a successful online business.
This is one of the most highly rated courses on the site taken by more than seven thousand students. Anyone can think of an idea but the difficult part is the execution. This course is designed to help you do exactly that. Guy Kawasaki has been creating and investing in businesses for over 20 years and has written 12 books on the subject so you can be confident he knows what he is talking about.
As the world increasingly moves online you could be forgiven for thinking that skills like connecting are no longer as relevant. However as Seth highlights in this course the future belongs to those who can connect and maintain relationships with a wide network. This gives you access to a diverse range of opinions and ideas and the ready made contacts required to grow your company.
Gary Vaynerchuk has spent years cultivating his personal brand and right now it seems to be paying dividends. In this course he covers the best way to build your own brand using all the major social media platforms. Failing to create a recognisable brand prevents you from differentiating yourself from your competition. If you enjoy the course be sure to check out his YouTube Channel as well.
A product or service without an audience is not a business. This is why the strategies covered in this video series are key. SEO is often an overrated and misunderstand technique when trying to grow your business but a general understanding is vital.
To make the most of these strategies try picking one business idea and then using the above courses to develop it. Application is key to learning and with the help from these courses you may find yourself well on the way to creating a profitable business.