Unwrapping Purchasing

The only way to get lots of work is to price your products and services lower than you want to or should to make enough profit to get a fair return. Do you keep trying and trying to build a better company but can't seem to make it happen? It …

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Finance on a shoestring

How much training do your provide? Let the participants know ahead of time your expectations of them so they will be prepared. But to induce them to purchase you must first of all call attention to what you have to sell. These solutions require access to the resources and activities …

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Proposal checklist for developments in Operations

Management performs several different types of activities, such as planning, assessing risk, estimating resources, organizing work, assigning tasks, directing activities, monitoring, tracking, reporting progress, and analyzing results. Determine the tone you will use in your communication based on the nature of your business and on your own personality, and be …

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Is Your Company Getting Rusty in Design?

In order to get what you want, you must offer more than your competitors. In the publishing business, I know of no less than six positions actually yawning for the men to come and fill them--not clerical positions, but positions of executive authority. Ask lots of questions. There are important …

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Stay on top of what is going on

You should also let the reader know how the investment will help the company grow and/or increase its profits. The weather of the face, the temperature of the hand, the color of the voice, will win customers where other means fail. This can itself cost money, but the alternative …

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Read a wide variety of periodicals

The #1 reason customers stop using companies, frequenting businesses, or buying services is because of a perceived attitude of indifference. Changing conditions are the order of the day, for enlightenment has worked wonders. Successful men in several lines of business assert that they owe much of their good fortune to …

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Cannibalize your own sales

And you ll need one of these to spell out the conditions of your partnership, no matter how well you and your prospective partner know, understand, and trust one another. Get started small. Regardless of how clear we are in verbal communications, misunderstandings occur. A lot of people sell accounting …

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Workers in Operations

They work best when a company's products and services are similar to those that were previously successful, when the upper tiers possess expertise or resources the lower tiers do not, and when the cost of mistakes by inexperienced staff would be prohibitive. Owning a business that works without your constant …

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