April signals the start of the new financial tax year here in the UK so I thought it would be good to do a series of mini-blogs on how to inflate your income so that you have the best financial year ever! There comes a point in all successful balloon businesses where customer demand outgrows your current capacity. In this article, we look at 5 simple things you can do right now with minimal investment to scale your business and take it to the next level.
There comes a point in most balloon businesses where the pains of success start to burn deep… You have spent months working hard, building your customer base and now the orders are coming thick and fast… You find yourself spending long hours creating designs in… early mornings through to the wee hours, just to keep up with the demands, especially at weekends!
For many, the truth is the bank balance simply doesn’t reflect the hours they are putting in or the time taken away from doing other things they love like spending time with their family or self-care… I know I have been there! Where you are right now!
Do you start to wonder if it is even possible to scale this business to the point where it can give you the life you dream of? After all, there are only so many hours in the day and so many balloons you can make – Right?!
You are not alone… Look around the industry there are so many amazing balloon businesses who have been in your position now. Just like you, they worked crazy hours in the early days until they found the way to scale… and you will too! It is a right of passage as you grow your business! The good news is there are some things you can easily do right now with minimal investment to help your business grow…
5 simple things you can do right now with minimal investment to take your balloon business to the next level…
Don’t let fear paralyse you…
Scaling your business can be a little scary… especially if this is your first time running your own business… I know many people put off scaling their business due to the fear and overwhelm of taking the next steps… but it doesn’t need to be paralysing your business. There is lots of support out there and the steps above are all pretty simple, with little investment and without any long-term high risks.
So are you ready to take the next steps to grow a business that gives you the lifestyle you dream of?
I would love to hear your feedback and any other advice you have for others getting ready to grow and scale their business. Please comment below!
🎈Until next time… stay amazing! 🎈
In today’s unpredictable world it’s not enough just to make amazing balloons. You also need to know HOW to grow your business.
Having run my own balloon business for over a decade I now help other balloon business owners, just like you, grow thriving and sustainable businesses.