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i want to start an accounting firm with taxation, book keeping and financial planning services.
but i am not good at marketing, creating clientele.

i want advice from you regarding generating my business.

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I am afraid that you will need to start networking with and contacting potential customers.  You could join local organisations, place adverts in strategic places.  Think that if you were a lion you would need to go to where the deer were.  This is usually the water hole so trying putting yourself where lots of small busineses gather.  Good luck.  

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