Originally posted on December 7, 2009 on emeryroad.wordpress.com
- Get organized.
- Clean your office and create a refreshing space.
- Determine ways to improve business performance and operations.
- Brainstorm new marketing strategies.
- Determine other areas or fields you would like to break into.
- Consider adding a service to expand your business or creating another business.
- Develop a schedule to keep yourself productive.
- Learn/study to improve your marketability.
- Keep working.
- Create more samples for your portfolio.
- Develop case studies and testimonials to promote your business.
- Catch up on paperwork (expense report, etc.).
What do you do during a downtime?
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