O'Reilly logo

Starting an Online Business All-in-One For Dummies, 5th Edition by Joel Elad, Shannon Belew

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 6

Setting Up Shop: What You Need for Online Efficiency

IN THIS CHAPTER

check Organizing your workspace

check Stocking your office with necessary equipment

check Maximizing the power of your computer

check Selecting applications to enhance desktop performance

check Choosing software to increase productivity

check Identifying the best way to access the Internet

For some of us, setting up a new office is part of the fun and excitement of starting a new business. It makes it “real,” so to speak. But you should plan your office space also for the practical reasons of budgeting start-up costs, gaining a more efficient and functional work area, and ensuring that you have the adequate tools to build your online business and service your customers. From the chair you sit in to your filing system, you need to spend a little time setting up your office with the correct equipment and software, as well as Internet access. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required