Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Business [NOOK Book]

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Every year, hundreds of thousands of new businesses open their doors, from small mom-and-pop operations to large corporations. Some of these businesses will fail quickly, but some will succeed. Ladies And Gentlemen, Start Your Business! is designed to help your business succeed. With advice on everything from setting goals to marketing and advertising to maintaining success after you've achieved it, this concise guide is essential for any person who wants to be his or her own boss. Paul Watson shares anecdotes ...
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Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Business

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Overview

Every year, hundreds of thousands of new businesses open their doors, from small mom-and-pop operations to large corporations. Some of these businesses will fail quickly, but some will succeed. Ladies And Gentlemen, Start Your Business! is designed to help your business succeed. With advice on everything from setting goals to marketing and advertising to maintaining success after you've achieved it, this concise guide is essential for any person who wants to be his or her own boss. Paul Watson shares anecdotes from over three decades of experience in business, adding personal touch to this handy reference. Whether your dream is to start the next Starbucks or Google or just to own that little shop you've always dreamed of, Ladies And Gentlemen, Start Your Business! is the perfect place to begin.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000938386
  • Publisher: Tate Publishing
  • Publication date: 6/14/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 525 KB

Table of Contents

Introduction 13

Reasons for Going into Business 17

Pros and Cons of Going into Business 25

Goals 31

Business Plan 43

Business Details 55

Human Resources 61

Management/Operations 71

Management/Weekly Reports 75

Marketing 83

Advertising 89

Becoming Successful 97

Staying Successful 103

Profit & Loss Statement 107

Recommended Reading 111

Important Information 113

Different Businesses 115

Interesting Franchises 119

Non-Franchise Dealerships 131

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