10 things you can do to improve your small business

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<ul><li><p>10 Things you can do</p></li><li><p> OneOutline what you want to do</p><p>Make a</p><p>Business plan </p><p>Work plan </p><p>Marketing plan</p><p> Any plan you need </p></li><li><p>.</p><p>Have a suitable location</p><p>Where customers can easily access products or services</p><p>On the internet</p><p>At home</p><p>In a business area Two</p></li><li><p> ThreeBelieve that this business willsucceed.</p><p>Avoid having negative conversations about your business. Talk to people who believe in your business.</p><p> Be focused.</p></li><li><p> FourHave a good contact and respond promptly</p><p>A telephone no. </p><p>An e-mail address.</p><p>Any contact that customers can easily connect with you to make enquiries.</p><p>Have suitable working hours that both you and the customer are comfortable with.</p></li><li><p>Five</p><p>Find the right people to workwith</p><p>Find experts for every position. </p><p>Choose as many as you need and can afford.</p><p>Find out the best payment plan that suits both parties.</p></li><li><p>Number sixAdvertise your company to reach all categories of customers</p><p>DoPrint advertising </p><p>On -line advertising on related websites </p><p>Outdoor advertising on billboards </p><p>Radio commercials and</p><p>TV commercials</p><p>Sponsor events etc.</p></li><li><p> Seven</p><p>Find ways to network withpartners in your industry .</p><p> Attend trade shows</p><p>Participate in conferences</p></li><li><p>Eight</p><p>Give free consultation when you can. It may pay off later.</p><p>Join social websites like facebook, twitter, linkedin, etc</p><p>Share information on the business</p><p>Respond to relevant comments and questions</p></li><li><p> Nine Contact clients after the service to know what they think. This is to help assess your performance.</p><p>Let your surveys have gift rewards</p></li><li><p>Ten</p><p>Reward loyal customers.Let it be periodical</p><p>Let it some be linked to an amount purchased </p><p>Let some be for just staying as a customer.</p></li><li><p>Review your plan periodically </p><p>Make relevant changes and updates</p><p>Have periodical meetings with stakeholders to brainstorm.</p><p>Receive every comment first and ask questions later.</p><p>Compile the relevant information after brainstorming and asking questions.</p><p>Update the original plan</p></li></ul>