If you are currently working a full-time job, stay there and start working your home based business on a part-time basis. That way you will not be creating more stress when you can ease your way into the business. Many things, such as learning how to post to the web or building websites, can be picked up as you progress. You should concentrate on your home based business and its money making potential.
A home based business career can offer endless possibilities in an area that interests you. Do you dream about owning your own business and working at home? Turn your dream into a reality.
While promoting your business online, stay clear of any kind of illegal methods like spamming, cloaking etc. Placing ads for your business will be one of your first goals. After you find out how your first ads did, such as driving traffic to your website or how many clicks converted to sales, branch out to other kinds of advertising both online and offline.
Marketing on the Internet is not really a choice Studies have shown that emarketing response rates are higher than direct mail's--5% to 35% compared to 1% to 3%. Tracking where and when your ads were shown, and how other people looked at them is a must. This will give you a baseline for additional advertising or tweeking your current ads.
Persistence is the key. Ask yourself, "What could I do that would afford me the freedom that I wanted?" People who lack conviction, courage or both will not find any wealth or path in the home based business or any other business opportunity. And if you're planning to start a home based business then do your homework, find something that you feel passionate about, plan your business, but don't let fear keep you from achieving your goals.