As you start your computer consulting firm, there are hundreds of tasks that you could focus on, but you really need to focus only on the most critical aspects of starting your business. Managing your time during this phase will contribute to the ultimate success of your business.
During the first six months to a year, you will need to put all the time you want to spend on learning new technology on other essential tasks like finding clients. Since most companies in your area adopt technology late, you really don't have to worry about getting behind during this time.
Instead, you should focus on finding clients and building your network. Whether this means visiting companies in the area, speaking at Chamber luncheons, or hosting free seminars, your primary goal has to be finding clients.
To learn more about managing your time during the start-up phase, read the full article (link above).
Added by Joshua Feinberg