Description : With its consolidated coverage (paperback and 17 chapters), Zikmund and d'Amico's Effective Marketing stands out not only for its ease of reading, but for its presentation of the marketplace as a dynamic interplay of relationships. The principles of marketing are presented in an integrated fashion, including the integration of the Internet and Wardlow CD-ROM throughout the text.
Description : Traditionally, packaging has been the responsibility of specialist designers and suppliers. And ensuring cost effective packaging has been left to production, purchasing and packaging engineering departments. The importance of brand values in packaging is now recognized. With the dominance of self-service outlets the pack is the "silent salesman." Its effective use is vital to a successful marketing strategy. Whether you are working on an existing or new product, or venturing into new markets, packaging is a critical consideration. It will enable you to direct the focus of packaging design to improve design and cut costs. Guidelines are contained for you to achieve the optimum balance between packaging costs and sales performance. You will be shown how to think through the options prior to and during design work as well as how to maximize your own vital contribution.
Description : This title from the 'ECIS/CIS Effective Series' is brief, concise and easy to read and free of all jargon. It aims to motivate and show people how 'doable' marketing and advancement can be.
Description : The inherent power of email marketing is the permission the consumer has given you to communicate with them. Commercials are put on mute. Banner ads are closed or ignored. People are somewhat of a captive audience to radio advertising-if they're not listening to downloaded MP3s and podcasts. The world is tired of commercials-unless they invite them. Yet e-mail marketing allows the entrepreneur to do so much more than give a commercial. In fact you, the marketer, can't afford to do anything of the sort if you want to maintain a list and actually sell from it. You have to understand that you are essentially opening a dialogue with your consumer. They are giving you the opportunity to let them get to know you, not just your product. I. Introduction to Email Marketing. II. List Building III. Best Practices & Strategies IV. Know the Law V. The Power of Professional Services
Description : In Marketing in Easy Steps, Catriona MacKay keeps it simple by combing her own business experience with established best practices to give readers a guide to effective marketing. Her great marketing tips and advice will help both aspiring marketing professionals and seasoned veterans write successful marketing plans, avoid making costly mistakes, encourage good marketing practice at work, and use what they know to make a business grow. Written in a jargon-free, easy-to-follow style with helpful graphics, the In Easy Steps books explain everything readers need to know to develop their skill sets.
Description : Expert advice for success in a small business. Learn from an expert, first-hand experience all you need to know to market your small business successfully. From carrying out essential market research to effectively pricing your product or service, Effective Marketing shows you all the best approaches to use. There is also detailed information on exploiting profitable distribution channels, projecting the right image, and using advertising to maximize your sales. Charts and diagrams, at-a-glance tip boxes, case studies, questionnaires, and checklists enable you to understand the many different aspects of successful marketing. In Planning Your Strategy, you'll learn about starting your market research, observing the competition, assessing your project, pricing, sorting out your distribution, planning your marketing, and projecting the right image. Then move on to Advertising, which covers advertising basics, producing effective advertisements, creating good leaflets and brochures, followed by Promotion and Sales, which covers working with the media, promoting sales, selling techniques. Finally, you'll benefit with Staying on Track, through analyzing your sales data, and dealing with changes and competition. Effective Marketing also provides Useful Information, from legal matters, and glossary, to useful contacts, and suggested reading. Effective Marketing is one of four new titles in an innovative series of practical guides, covering every aspect of business, for everyone starting their own small business.
Description : This book is a step-by-step proven programme that will allow you to create a highly effective marketing plan that works - in just one hour! bull; The Highly Effective Marketing Plan is very practical, providing a step-by-step process without any marketing-speak or jargon. bull; The Highly Effective Marketing Plan can be used by small start up companies and multinationals alike. It is for marketing people, and non-marketing people; chief executives and new people looking to get on.