Marketing on a budget

Show your loyal repeat customers you care about them and appreciate their business by using special invitations, lunches, discounts, offers, clubs, events, or receptions. In the following sections, we present many of these reasons. Let s face it, every new and successful enterprise is the result of someone with an …

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Competitive edge is all-important

This can't be accomplished by doing or micromanaging work. The reason is that fear of lawsuits from injured divers, along with the allied increase in liability insurance premiums, have made these boards no longer financially feasible. Attempts by a single company to exercise control over wide areas of interaction risks …

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A poor approach to Finance

Work first, marketing and sales second. Coordination involves devising solutions, joint experimentation, motivation and organising and ensuring particular courses of action but without hierarchical authority. And they particularly don't want to feel that their hard-earned cash is going on unnecessary glitz. You are investing lots of cash aimed at lots …

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Show how you accomplish big tasks

Get rid of all the equipment that actually costs you more money to own than you'll get back from your production or operation. When you spend most of your time focused on the work, you forget about what it takes to grow your business. And not one of the family …

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Potential roadblocks identified

Some of these resources may be adapted to meet the requirements of particular counterparts but others will have wider relevance. Will you command a rapidly growing empire? On the other hand, if you are proposing a new kind of business or even a new industry, it may require quite a …

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Manufacturing is complex

Make this a top priority. Eventually your company reaches a plateau and can't grow without some new customers. However, should you want to the guidance of a software program, you ll want to find one that meets your computer capabilities, has tech support readily available, and is highly rated. These …

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How green are your sales?

Another problem with business deals is the very uncertainty over the future events they are based upon or aim to regulate (such as the actual sales performance of a product): unexpected value creation patterns (such as the appearance of unplanned customer groups) can emerge that were not accounted for at …

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Background information on Production

No, you won t have to be stuck in a cubicle all day long, eat lunch at the office cafeteria, spend hours in traffic during rush hour, hit the gym at the same time as everyone else and wait in line for the next available treadmill. Know and track your …

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Provide clear expectations for Finance

It may also involve a purchase of bonds issued by the company. Today, with the Internet, you have the capacity to research and find real data. If you subcontract some of your work, review your subcontractors and look at what they are charging. The #1 reason employees don't accept accountability …

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Reinforce customer relationships

Consider what you can offer to your customers, vendors, subcontractors, or competitors. The same is true of the availability of funds. And when you need more products or materials in a hurry, you revert to calling your good old friend at the same supplier or distributor, getting it shipped out …

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