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How can I grow my florist business?

The best way to grow your florist shop is to target a market niche and reach out to local distribution partners who can help you target it. For example, if your specialty is providing... (more)

How do I write a sales letter to a franchise?

I would suggest you contact a franchisor directly, either through email or over the phone to determine if they are selling franchises in the areas you are interested in and if you meet their... (more)

Are there other more productive ways to actively prospect instead of cold calling?

Yes, cold calling is the lowest priority for lead generation. It is time consuming, expensive, and not always productive. Lead generation programs are many and varied and include telemarketing,... (more)

How do you find the right name for a business? What's too many words? How do you attract different demographics?

There are a couple of important things to consider.  Even though you'll be providing the service for kids 5 to 14, it's their parents who will be making the decision to send them to class, so you... (more)

How do you find the right name for a business? What's too many words? How do you attract different demographics?

There are a couple of important things to consider.  Even though you'll be providing the service for kids 5 to 14, it's their parents who will be making the decision to send them to class, so you... (more)

How do you find the right name for a business? What's too many words? How do you attract different demographics?

There are a couple of important things to consider.  Even though you'll be providing the service for kids 5 to 14, it's their parents who will be making the decision to send them to class, so you... (more)

How do you find the right name for a business? What's too many words? How do you attract different demographics?

There are a couple of important things to consider.  Even though you'll be providing the service for kids 5 to 14, it's their parents who will be making the decision to send them to class, so you... (more)

How do you find the right name for a business? What's too many words? How do you attract different demographics?

There are a couple of important things to consider.  Even though you'll be providing the service for kids 5 to 14, it's their parents who will be making the decision to send them to class, so you... (more)

How do I set up an email subscriber box on my home page?

Congratulations on setting up your temporary website! You're right to be concerned about staying in touch with visitors. Businesses do well because of the relationships they build. I... (more)

How do I set up an email subscriber box on my home page?

Congratulations on setting up your temporary website! You're right to be concerned about staying in touch with visitors. Businesses do well because of the relationships they build. I... (more)

How do I start marketing my product outside the local scene?

Provided you've already met all the health and legal regulations for selling food products, you can go full speed ahead via catalog, website, or direct sales to specialty stores.  Are you already... (more)

How do I start marketing my product outside the local scene?

Provided you've already met all the health and legal regulations for selling food products, you can go full speed ahead via catalog, website, or direct sales to specialty stores.  Are you already... (more)

How do I start marketing my product outside the local scene?

Provided you've already met all the health and legal regulations for selling food products, you can go full speed ahead via catalog, website, or direct sales to specialty stores.  Are you already... (more)

How should I go about finding a marketing agency?

Agencies come in all sizes, so it may be possible to engage one even on a limited budget.  It all depends, of course, on just how limited.  If you're in a small media market and wish to advertise... (more)

How can I distribute a new product to the appropriate stores without the middleman?

It's great that you are seeing huge demand.  Always remember the internet for the college student market; they are happy to buy and have most things sent. As for convenience stores, it's usually... (more)

How do I close a sale when I haven't closed one yet?

There is so much info I don't know - but in general, this is what you need to know: The good news is that you can prepare yourself for success.  The realistic news is that creating trust takes... (more)

How do I close a sale when I haven't closed one yet?

There is so much info I don't know - but in general, this is what you need to know: The good news is that you can prepare yourself for success.  The realistic news is that creating trust takes... (more)

How do I choose products that will be most profitable for my store?

Wow - I know EXACTLY what you are going through, and the simple answer is that you need to do a lot of investigating and evaluating. Before you can make the right choices on new products and what... (more)

How do I choose products that will be most profitable for my store?

Wow - I know EXACTLY what you are going through, and the simple answer is that you need to do a lot of investigating and evaluating. Before you can make the right choices on new products and what... (more)

How do I generate a tagline for my business?

Your tagline should be the most succinct possible explanation of your essence. Make it specific. Make it accurate. Make it true. Does your paper towel soak up liquids faster than all the others?... (more)
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