It’s that time again, and businesses should be thinking about ways they can boost their business. We have prepared some helpful tips and tricks you can begin actioning to kick start your business into the new financial year!
1. Know your customers and tailor to them.
Most businesses think they know their customers…but do we? When was the last time you sought feedback? Actively seeking information about customer’s needs and expectations is critical to your future success. Remember they have the answers to what is holding your business back.
2. Provide value, don’t just sell.
People love to buy, but they hate being sold to. Are you asking the right questions to be able to understand how you can add value? If you understand what your customers are looking for then you can provide a more effective solution. The greater the value, the easier it will be to prompt your target market to buy!
3. Stand out from the competition.
Chances are, I can buy what you offer from someone else. You need to have a clear reason why I should buy from you rather than your competitors, and it’s not just about price! What makes your business unique? Start off by listing all the things that makes you different from your competitors. Then cross off all the things that your competitors also say they do. It doesn’t matter whether they actually do or not, if they also say it, it’s not unique in the eyes of your target market. Whatever is left is your point of difference – that’s what you need to keep marketing!!!
By Caddie Marshall