New Sole Practitioner

I am a new sole practitioner and I have just received my long awaited for practising certificate from the ACCA. I would be interested to hear from sole practitioners who have established profitable businesses about how they first attracted clients and how quickly their client base grew.

 

Thank you

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longer term

Paul Scholes |
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This has been

Kent accountant |
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Setting up

Bob Harper |
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Networking has been effective

thomas |

@Bob....30K....if only....

justsotax |

Thank you to everyone that

DawnT |

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ireallyshouldknowthisbut |

Debits and Credits

Bob Harper |
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ireallyshouldknowthisbut |

The secret of my success...

Kent accountant |
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Depends on the market you're after...

FreddieZonko |
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Mailshots

girlofwight |

Hi,

DawnT |

Expert

Bob Harper |
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What sort of clients do you want???

happy |
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It all depends...

Moonbeam |
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Remember you are running a business

dbowleracca |
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Starting Up

Jason Dormer |
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One size fits all?

Kent accountant |
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Marketing calendar

dbowleracca |
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Time's up

andy.partridge |
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power of the aweb community

Lancsboy2 |

Time

Bob Harper |
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Disagree

andy.partridge |
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Wrong way around

Bob Harper |
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I still disagree

andy.partridge |
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I agree completely Andy. 

ireallyshouldknowthisbut |

Education

Bob Harper |
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Being good

Bob Harper |
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Some great points made above...

justsotax |

Misjudgement

andy.partridge |
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Hurt

Bob Harper |
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@ Bob

andy.partridge |
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Let's not make this personal

jennyhowell |
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One step back

Bob Harper |
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Target market?

andy.partridge |
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Different

Bob Harper |
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@andy states an obvious but fundamental target client

justsotax |

Fear of the future

andy.partridge |
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Networking

Bob Harper |
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Size

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ireallyshouldknowthisbut |

on that basis presumably the USP

justsotax |

How and what

Bob Harper |
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it was meant a little tongue in cheek...

justsotax |

No specialism, no marketing budget

Kent accountant |
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We all "do" marketing but may not know it

Paul Scholes |
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Gosh, I have never been so

DawnT |

Fair comment Paul

Kent accountant |
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You don't have the answer

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