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UAE Retail Industry Forecast to 2015

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: UAE Retail Industry Forecast to 2015 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0968375/UAE-Retail-Industry-Forecast-to-2015.html#utm_source=prnewswireutm_medium=prutm_campaign=Retail UAE's insistence on evolution backed by the growing economy, rising purchasing power, and strong consumer confidence has shaped retail with a new Article source: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/09/17/4828297/uae-retail-industry-forecast-to.html By: admin

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To Find Your Next Great Business Idea, Narrow Your Focus

  When you’re just starting out in business, narrowing your target market can be difficult for fear you’ll be excluding part of your potential customer base. But if you can clearly define a market and its needs upfront, you can tailor your product or service offerings narrowly to meet that Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/XdK6h0x65GM/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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Building a successful business in the school of hard knocks

I've spent the last couple of weeks in planning sessions with several grocery clients in Australia and New Zealand. These clients are manufacturers and retailers alike, so we've been looking at growing both branded and retailer own-branded product. Oh, and I've also spent time with two friends who I mentor. Article source: http://www.smartcompany.com.au/retail-trends/building-a-successful-business-in-the-school-of-hard-knocks.html By: SmartCompany [...]

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How I overcame the hurdles of manufacturing in China

Doing business overseas can be a daunting prospect for even the most experienced entrepreneurs, let alone a primary school teacher with no prior business experience. For Robyne Luketic, an ICT specialist teacher at a Melbourne primary school, the journey from teacher to inventor to businesswoman hasn’t always been smooth. However, Article source: http://www.startupsmart.com.au/my-best-mistake/how-i-overcame-the-hurdles-of-manufacturing-in-china.html By: StartUpSmart [...]

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The Man Who Owns (Almost) All the Burger Kings

Guillermo Perales, one of the largest restaurant franchisees in the U. S., isn't content to buy one or two locations in a given market. He prefers to own all of them. His Dallas-based company, Sun Holdings LLC, is doubling in size this year to nearly 400 stores, including 96 Burger Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/j1hJlGQ3boo/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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Entrepreneurs Who Turned Hobbies into Million-Dollar Businesses

  Kim Lavine started making microwavable pillows as gifts for her kids’ teachers in 2001, assembling them at her kitchen table in Grand Haven, Mich., using a corn kernel filling. Around the same time, her husband lost his job, prompting her to consider turning her pastime into a source of Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/o8P4weMZWWw/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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7 Ways LinkedIn Can Drive More Traffic to Your Website

For online marketers, success usually boils down to two simple things: traffic and conversions. But how does someone cut through all of the noise online to capture the prized attention and fans? One of the best, and often overlooked traffic sources online is LinkedIn. Yes, LinkedIn. The site Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/PZJc67qeyx8/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur presented by [...]

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New business.gov.au business planning iPad apps

       Wednesday 19 September 2012   We’ve launched a suite of free iPad apps to help you plan for business success. The interactive tools step you through the process of creating well-structured plans, tailored to your business. They give you convenient access to your important business documents, anytime, Article source: http://www.business.gov.au/bepsyndication2005/go.aspx?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.business.gov.au%2FNewsandfeatures%2F2012%2FSep%2FPages%2FNew-businessgovau-business-planning-iPad-apps.aspx&ContentId=8124&PageType=BusinessGovAuLink&PartnerUID= By: Government Business presented [...]

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New apps helping to put small business in control

       Friday 21 September 2012   Planning for your business is one of the most valuable activities you can undertake. A good business plan gives you a sense of control over the future of your business. Our free business planning iPad apps provide templates to help you get Article source: http://www.business.gov.au/bepsyndication2005/go.aspx?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.business.gov.au%2FNewsandfeatures%2F2012%2FSep%2FPages%2FNew-apps-helping-to-put-small-business-in-control.aspx&ContentId=8127&PageType=BusinessGovAuLink&PartnerUID= By: Government Business presented [...]

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Small Business Reading Guide

  We know, we know. Reading for fun isn’t exactly part of most business owners’ daily routines. But making time to check out some of the year’s most popular business books can be a great way to balance pleasure with productivity. Sure, staying on top of the latest business trends Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/wOybqLfeEkQ/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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