Why should customers only buy from you?

This is because those we know well introduced us long ago to the opportunities they can provide, but those with whom we are barely familiar are connected to an entirely different network of opportunities. The better an organisation becomes in understanding and selecting the appropriate roles and interfaces, the more …

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The Lazy Man's Guide To Investors

Having justification for what you put in your plan is essential for winning over someone reading it. By asking people to sign a non-disclosure agreement for a hardcopy or an electronic business plan, you are making it clear that you are trusting them and making them think harder about sharing …

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The profits mystery

Let everyone on the team vote for the winner some weeks, and on alternating weeks let your managers choose the recipient. They insist that profits are really the earnings of labor which have been withheld from the laborer by the superior skill and economic strength of the capitalist manager; they …

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Have recruiting business cards made

And they particularly don't want to feel that their hard-earned cash is going on unnecessary glitz. Have every lineal foot of your counters calculated at a certain rate of profit. You can also provide plan readers with information and even apps to look at what it is you are proposing …

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A lazy person's guide to Operations

The cost structure is like the architect's plan of a building ' simple to tweak when the plans are just a drawing on a piece of paper and the building doesn't yet exist, a nightmare to change when the building is half built. The next step is to implement the process …

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Insurance requirements for Distribution

A manager often lacks such specific knowledge but has generalized understandings of personnel, training, motivation techniques, evaluation, product distribution, compensation, and budgeting. You must have an attorney s advice on almost anything you plan to market. The SBA website provides a very comprehensive overview of all its loan programs and …

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Showing customers your products

There are all kinds of reasons why a venture capitalist, banker, or other investor may refuse to fund your company. Emphasize a cogent, succinct summary and explanation of the basic business concept, and do not stint on the details about the impressive backgrounds of your management team. Entrepreneurs know that …

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Company gross profit

When you know your costs, you will manage better and make more profit. Yet, measuring value is important for orienting managers behaviours, and it affects the solutions implemented in business relationships on which value creation and appropriation depend. Be quick to change. Here are a few of the ways in …

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