Every business needs a bookkeeper all year. All business owners learn which months and seasons are the busiest and which are your slowest. Record keeping can easily inform you of business trends.
I helped my husband start an online business over ten years ago. We shipped smaller automotive parts we could buy in bulk. We drop shipped the larger items that were too heavy to reship at a reasonable price.
Over the years, I continuously receive questions on which steps to make before starting a business. Therefore, I have created a list of the 9 Steps to Make Before Starting a Small Business to help entrepreneurs like yourself get started.