Beginners Guide to Outsourcing a Home Business

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  • Lectures 14
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

What is this course about?

This course was created as beginners guide for people who are seeking to outsource their home business. It was designed to be basic and not contain difficult terminology that some new comers may find daunting when first starting to outsource for their home business.

This course was not designed with a particular home business in mind, but people should be able to use what they learn from the material in the course for just about any home business.

This course was designed for people who either want more free time, cannot complete a certain task due to lack of skills, or want to save money by hiring people on a “as needed basis”.

What terminology would students expect to use to find this course?

This course was designed for students who are searching business tips that will save them time and money. Students looking for this course most likely have money to spend, but do not contain any outsourcing experience.

What kind of materials is included?

Students will find video footage that contains audio and sort of walks them through the process of finding freelancer for their outsourcing needs. Students are also given a resource cheat sheet that they can use to get started with managing their outsourcing task, as well as where to find freelancers to outsource to.

How long will the course take to complete?

The course altogether is a little bit over fifty minutes. Students should be able to finish it all in just one sitting.

How is this course structured?

The course first begins with an introduction then leads to the student developing a certain mindset before they begin outsourcing task to various freelancers or companies, soon after students will be introduced to various tools that can be used to help them with outsourcing task (trackers, project management).

Why should students take this course?

Students should take this course if they looking to start outsourcing task for their home business. Outsourcing tasks can be a huge time saver, as well as a money saver in the long run. Students who have an interest in starting home businesses but not necessarily running them (doing all the work themselves) may find outsourcing very appealing.

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need to have basic knowledge of using a search browser
  • Students will need have some start-up capital +$200
  • Students will need to have Microsoft Excel or Open Office
  • Students must have knowledge of the English Language

What am I going to get from this course?

  • The importance of creating roadmap for a project
  • The importance of setting a budget
  • The importance of setting realistic expectations
  • The importance of project management (tracking)
  • How to find freelancers
  • What to look for in a freelancer
  • The necessary legal documents for freelancer
  • What to avoid (protect yourself from scams)
  • The importance of negotiation
  • Tips on how to create a loyal freelancer
  • The importance of keeping a list of contacts

Who is the target audience?

  • People who need more free time
  • People who do not want to the tedious task of their business
  • People who do not know how to do a specific task
  • People who do not want to do everything themselves
  • People who only want to hire people on “as – needed “ basis
  • People who want a complete guide to outsourcing
  • This is course is not for people who do not have any capital for their business
  • This course is not for people who are looking for a advance course on outsourcing

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Proper mindset and tools to use

Quick video discussing the importance of creating a roadmap for your outsource projects for your business.


The video discussing the importance of setting a budget and what software to use with it.


This video goes over the importance of keeping your expectations realistic when you first start outsourcing for your business.


This video will teach student how to use Gantt for project task management when working with freelancers.

Section 3: Freelancer Research

This video teaches students how to find freelancers.


Student will learn what to look for in freelancer when they are searching for them.


Simple tips students can use to help them avoid scams.


This video shows where to get the necessary legal documents for freelancers.


Students should will be introduce to concept of negotiating for better pricing.

Tips on how to create a loyal freelancer

Student will learn the importance of keeping a contact list.

Section 4: Wrapping Things Up

In this video we wil wrap up what was discussed in previous videos.

Section 5: Resources
Tools and Services

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Instructor Biography

Tico Smith, Instructor

Hello my name is Tico. I have quite a lot of experience buillding websites and making them go viral. I have decided because of the years I have spent getting viral traffic to my blogs I went ahead and created a course that will show others how I was able to achieve succces. 

Over the past couple of years I have gained lot of experience with building and maintaing a online businesses, and this was largely due to the fact that I knew how to get traffic to my blog at no extra cost! I am very happy to be able to share my knowledge with the world.Thank you for your time and visit my Udemy page often for new courses.

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