Why You Need A Business Plan!

Written by BB Lee

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- A resume of your background. - A description of your product or service; - An analysis ofrepparttar current marketplace situation; - Problems and opportunities facing your company; - A market analysis showing your targeted customers. - Realistic objectives relating to sales, market share and profits. - An explicit statement of marketing strategy. - A detailed plan for carrying out your marketing strategies. - Budgets and projected profit and loss statements; - Integration of manufacturing and financial plans withrepparttar 117328 marketing.

As you can seerepparttar 117329 content of your business plan is crucial to your overall success. It will determine how well you manage, plan, and reach your projected goals.

If you are determined to start a successful business that will be around forrepparttar 117330 long run NOW isrepparttar 117331 time to start working on that new business plan!

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Surviving Tough Times Online

Written by Jim Edwards

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Creating traffic from "scratch" ratesrepparttar slowest and costliest way to bring customers to your website. Persuading other people to send targeted traffic your way puts you onrepparttar 117327 fast track to profits.

The third step for triumphing in uncertain economic times entails building one-on-one relationships with your customers and prospects, even if you have thousands of them. They must feel as if you are speaking only to them in all of your communications.

The quickest way to accomplish this involves specializing in one highly specific area of concern for them. In other words, no matter what you sell, you'll never succeed as "Wal-Mart." To succeed, your online business must completely meetrepparttar 117328 needs of your customers in one, specific area.

Time to face facts:repparttar 117329 Internet won't go away! In fact, despiterepparttar 117330 well publicized "dot bombs" of a couple of years ago,repparttar 117331 Internet forms a more integral part of our lives than ever.

Even if you feel like your business, your job, or some other important aspect of your life doesn't depend onrepparttar 117332 Internet today, what about tomorrow?

Finally, everyone must stay current at all times withrepparttar 117333 ever-changing landscape ofrepparttar 117334 Internet. At some point, virtually every one of us will findrepparttar 117335 Internet an integral part of our business lives.

As effective business people, we must developrepparttar 117336 ability to adapt to change and give customers what they want - not in months or years -but inrepparttar 117337 space of hours or days.

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