Acquire Supplies, Equipment, and Services
Prepare a business location in your home or other rented space. If you don’t want a separate office building, consider renting a cubicle from a larger retail area such as a mall location. Be sure you choose a private and quiet space to meet with your clients. Professionally conduct your business as you compile the case.
Prepare a list of the necessary supplies, services, and equipment.
Set Up Your Business
Formulate a fee arrangement. You must have fees prepared for different types of cases whether it is for a private individual, a court or law firm. Be competitive because you will not be alone during the search for new clients.
Set your fees according to your experience. Check the competitor’s rates by making an anonymous call or consult the court system or law firm to see how much they pay to the firm’s servers.
Develop an invoicing and payment structure. Consider how you will write receipts to your clients and the types of payments you will be willing to accept for your services. Just remember, make it easy to report the income. Use this process:
Market yourself and your business in a simple but concise process.
Recruit a steady client base. While compiling your list of clients, you will want to have enough business to extend for up to six months. Your capital will need to grow as you continue to expand your business. Consider these tips: