Employee management for small business
Whether a business has 1 or 100 employees, Employee Management for Small Business provides the tools and knowledge required to take an active and positive approach to maintaining an effective human resources plan.
The Dragons' den guide to assessing your business concept
The Dragons' Den Guide to Assessing Your Business Concept is designed to help entrepreneurs assess whether they actually have a market for their business concept. Before anyone invests valuable time and resources to a slow-growth or no-growth business idea, this step-by-step approach will allow entrepreneurs to test an idea in an unflinching, reality-based way.
Professor Richard Sandhusen's brand-new and important fourth edition of Marketing explains how four digital-age systems have merged into one to change marketing and management practice as much in the past five years as in the previous half century. These systems--decision support, relationship marketing, integrated marketing communication, and balanced scorecard--receive detailed analysis ...
The Facebook guide to small business marketing
The number one social networking site offers the opportunity to reach more than 350 million registered users with your advertising message. Owners of small and local businesses will benefit from these tips and best practices provided by Facebook insiders. Learn new ways to attract customers, create a business profile, and take advantage of Facebook's many marketing features.
Twitter is not a strategy : rediscovering the art of brand marketing
In a cultural climate saturated by technology, marketing professionals have focused their energies on creating newer and more digital methods of advertising their brands, with the fear that if they don't embrace "Big Data," they will fade into obscurity. But Tom Doctoroff, Asia CEO for J. Walter Thompson, argues that this frenzy over digital and social media has created a schism in the marketing world that is hindering brands from attaining their true business potential.
Marketing strategies for the home-based business : solutions you can use today
Shirley Frazier started out with a home-based business creating gift baskets. Through hard work and determination, she has transformed herself into an entrepreneurial success. This work presents her tried and tested methods of applying non-traditional strategies on a local basis to produce the word-of-mouth reputation that new ventures need.
You are a brand! : in person and online, how smart people brand themselves for business success
Celebrity entertainers, star athletes, and corporate icons didn't accidentally wind up at the top-they branded their way there. Now you, too, can leverage the power of a personal brand, harness your potential and take charge of your career.
Marketing your product
Marketing Your Product explains how a company can carve a niche for its product in today's competitive consumer environment. It describes customer's buying impulses, how products satisfy those impulses, how to inform customers about your product, and what it takes to get your products to consumers.
Dictionary of marketing terms
More than 4,000 marketing-related terms and definitions cover a wide array of topics. Among them are print production, radio, TV, and outdoor advertising, internet marketing, direct marketing, market research and testing, pricing, marketing legislation, and much more.
Marketing research kit for dummies
Sure, access to data is faster and easier to obtain than ever before, but how do you cut through the clutter of information to find what's most useful and organize it to suit your purposes? Marketing Research Kit For Dummies supplies a brimming box of tools that help you mine mountains of data, find the sources you need, and focus your marketing plan.
The successful marketing plan : how to create dynamic, results-oriented marketing
For more than 20 years, The Successful Marketing Plan has been the marketing professionals' go-to guide for creating plans that define and fulfill the needs of their target markets. In this substantially revised and expanded fourth edition, Roman Hiebing, Jr., Scott Cooper, and Steve Wehrenberg outline how to develop proven objectives, strategies, and tactics that deliver the bottom line.
Facebook marketing all-in-one for dummies
Social media is the number one vehicle for online marketing, and Facebook may be the most popular site of all. Facebook marketers must consider content delivery, promotions, etiquette and privacy, creating community, applications, advertisements, the open graph, and much more. Written by social media experts, this all-in-one guide gives marketers and small-business owners all the tools they need to create successful Facebook marketing campaigns.
Customer service management training 101 : quick and easy techniques that get great results
Becoming a great customer service manager requires a mastery of skills beyond those needed by frontline employees. Filled with the same accessible, step-by-step guidance as Customer Service Training 101, this user-friendly book shows readers how to develop the skills they need to communicate, lead, train, motivate, and manage those employees responsible for customer satisfaction.
Incisive, challenging, and mind-stretching, Drucker's new book is forward-looking and forward thinking. It combines the broad knowledge, wide practical experience, profound insight, sharp analysis, and enlightened common sense that are the essence of Drucker's writings, which are continuing international bestsellers and "landmarks of the managerial profession" (Harvard Business Review).
The three signs of a miserable job : a management fable about helping employees find fulfillment in their work
A bestselling author and business guru tells how to improve your job satisfaction and performance.