Starting a new business can both be very exhilarating and overwhelming. Not only do you have the opportunity to be in control of the day to day operations, but you are also the person that everyone will look to with any issues.
The most common mistakes have been identified. Once you have looked through the list and identified your position on them your business will be that much more profitable.
Another large problem that new business' have is not having unique business cards. When you select a standard template, your brand is in jeapardy. Business cards are not only for relaying information, they are marketing collateral.
When you hand someone your business card, does it start or end the conversation?