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Freelance Writer

Status: Member since December 17, 2008
Location: United States of America
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Laura Bell is Freelance Writer. The Bell Business Report offers common sense business advice and how-to info for running your business. It takes the everyday headlines apart, dealing with business news, and shows you how to put that information to work for you.

Writing a proper business plan requires that you have done some market research on the baby you want to launch. This also requires you knowing some info about your closest competitors. Don't know your competition, go back to the starting gate.
Before you conclude that no one could say a thing about the subject you haven't heard already, give me a second or two here. My last post showed that even Bill Gates sometimes loses sight of his marketing.
We've all experienced folks who can't seem to understand the importance of keeping their word. If they fail to make an appointed date, they don't seem to realize why someone maybe upset because of the wasted time waiting. Somehow, our society has promulgated this as being an accepted societal faux pas
This is always a subject of great discussion when it comes to business owners. It is just as important for those who sell products as for those who sell their services.
Competition in the market doesn't mean there is a winner and a loser. It simply means that it is the opposite of a monopoly or another controlled market.
Most people cringe when their hear economics mentioned. The problem is that a basic understanding is necessary if you want a shot in this race we call the world of business. I thought I was going to die from stress from the first class I took.
For those who live in the US, it has seemingly always been green. There are those of us who can remember the use of Silver dollars and other coins.
Let's look at the numbers and try to be realistic. Let's not think about the emotions to begin with. The numbers say that we can never pay for this war. Oh yes, I know we had to do something after 9/11.
We all know this country's health care industry is a mess. We also know that Hilary tried fixing it with her husband during his administration and got no where.
Prices are rising, credit is crunching and unemployment is rising. The Fed is dumping money into the system more vigorously than previous.