One of the fastest ways to establish your small marketing business is to establish a partnership with other small businesses, says Duct Tape Marketing blogger John Jantsch.
His ideas for like minded partnerships as well as outside the box partnerships can be found here.
Some of my best strategic partners are my lawyer, banker, accoutant, web host and a business broker. Why because each of these professional consultants is likely to run into businesses which need my services on a regular basis.
For more information on this subject consider ordering a copy of Lorraine’s book : Confessions of a Networking Junkie