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Dear Freedom Achiever,

We created your BPD’s resources centre so that we can share useful tools and information with you. These resources are used and created for our own business operations and also include resources we have created for clients and our network.

As time goes on and we are exposed to and /or develop new tools/information, we will update this resource centre for you.

If you choose to purchase, we may receive income from some of the resources we share, but we will only share resources here that we actually have used and therefore are recommending based on personal experiences.

Enjoy.

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  • Online/Digital Marketing
  • Client Relationship Management
  • Project & Team Management
  • Financial Management
  • Career & Business Development Tools
Web Hosting

Affordable and reliable web hosting

Siteground

Regardless of whether you’re starting from the beginning, rebranding or just now launching out into the virtual world, an online presence in the form of a website is imperative – it’s like your online address for your business. We recommend building your website with www.wordpress.org and hosting via Siteground for reliable support, speed and security.

Powerful and Customisable web forms

Gravity Forms

We all use forms, but we’ve found gravity forms to be the most reliable, affordable and customisable pro solution there is for making basic and advanced forms, surveys and more. Even more, it integrates effortlessly with a plethora of other useful tools for managing your business and maintaining effective customer relationships.

easy and straightforward design

Canva Pro

Designing great content for your social media, website, emails, flyers and more doesn’t have to be difficult. Canva comes to the rescue with endless designs in it’s easy drag and drop format. If you want to take the guess work out of making creative graphics, Canva is right for you.

All in onE Client Relationship Management (CRM) Tool

Agile CRM

Agile CRM is an affordable Customer Relationship Management (CRM) with sales and marketing automation for small businesses. We use it to effectively maintain relationships with our customers/clients, track deals, send emails, manage our database and more. If you need a comprehensive solution, Agile CRM is a great start.

Simple and Efficient Email marketing tool

Aweber

Aweber is a powerful email marketing tool that will help you automate parts of your business, so you can focus more on providing value to your clients/customers. If you’re aiming to grow your business with smart email marketing software, Aweber can help put your mind at ease.

project management software for your teams

Teamwork

Teamwork makes collaboration, tracking and planning effortless, allowing you to stay focused and deliver high performance results. Streamline your teams and become more efficient and organised with the right task management and team collaboration software.

Simplified task management for teams

Asana

Asana is a daily driver within BPD. Over the years it has allowed our team to become more productive, efficient and organised.

Safely store and share passwords

Lastpass

No more constantly resetting your passwords. With Lastpass, you can safely store and encrypt your usernames and passwords online, and access them for yourself across desktop and mobile. Even better, you can share logins temporarily with others, without ever having to give them this sensitive information. You remain in control.

Safely store and share passwords

G Suite

The complete range of Google Suite services are used daily within BPD. From collaboration via email, storage and sharing on Google Drive, creating dynamic documents readily available online and more, G Suite has been priceless in helping us grow.

 

 

Financial software for small businesses

Waveapps

Designed for entrepreneurs and small businesses, Wave provides a simple way to effectively manage your money and accounts online. Create and send professional invoices, manage incomes and expenses and more with this intuitive platform. Best of all…IT’S FREE!

cloud accounting software

Quickbooks

QuickBooks accounting software has all you need to keep your books accurate and up to date, automatically. Explore features like invoicing, cashflow, expense tracking and more.

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Resources

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