This is the first stage of entrepreneurship. You have a feeling of wanting something else / something new and you are thinking about ideas that might interest you. At the same time, you are not sure if entrepreneurship is for you and a lot of people come up against a lot of doubts in this phase. The most important thing to do is to keep going and keep exploring. Your journey will lead you to discover the connection between purpose, passion, skills, laws of business, happy customers and a happy personal life.
Suggested action points for startup phase: Discover
- The Best Idea For You?
Have you found the right idea for you? If you are still looking, then start by writing down the things you are interested in, the things you like doing. It is always a good idea to build a new business based on what you like. Cubimo will help you turn your interest into a service that benefits others, meaning a profitable company. Do this using the Cubimo Idea Generator process and add as many ideas as you want to your Cubimo account. If you already know what your idea is, then discard this action step and keep going.
- Do Some Basic Research
Start paying attention to the market. What other companies exist that are in one way or another connected to what you are interested in. How big are they? Do they earn money? This is not complicated research and it is not in-depth. It is just about becoming more aware of what the market looks like now and what your future customers are doing now. It will help you plan your business to know these things. Use the Research section in Cubimo to save the data you find.
- Complete The Idea Framework
Answer a few simple questions in the idea framework and Cubimo turns them into a professional presentation for your business. If you are not sure about some of the answers, thats okey because you can always change them later. The important thing for now is that you keep moving. Also, when you finish the Idea Framework, you move to the next phase of your startup: The IDEA phase, where we provide lots of great and FREE information on how to build your business fast. Keep going.
- Look For Local Events And Seminars
What seminars can you go to? Who is giving a talk about entrepreneurship in your city or close to where you live? With Cubimo Resources, you just might be able to find something for you. Or add information to it so that somebody else can find it easier. When you want to start a business, it is important to get to know other entrepreneurs and people who help entrepreneurs. Use the action section here to list books, seminars and other things that you want to learn from. Scroll down and find some of the best books ever written that can help you. We recommend books based on experience from working with thousands of entrepreneurs all over the world.