Village Books & Paper Dreams - Fairhaven
Mon-Sat: 9am-8pm
Sun: 10am-8pm
masks required
 
Village Books - Lynden
Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm
Sun: 12-4pm
masks required

The Everything Guide to Starting and Running a Retail Store: All you need to get started and succeed in your own retail adventure (Everything®) (Paperback)

The Everything Guide to Starting and Running a Retail Store: All you need to get started and succeed in your own retail adventure (Everything®) Cover Image
$26.99
Not in-stock currently- expect arrival in 1-14 business days

Description


What are my start-up costs? How much will my store make? Should I sell online? How can I compete with larger stores?

If you've ever considered owning a store but don't know where to start, The Everything Guide to Starting and Running a Retail Store is perfect for you. This resource will help you recognize the importance of an independent retail store in community life and the opportunities it offers for a rewarding lifestyle.

This comprehensive guide shows you how to:
  • Spot and capitalize on small retailer trends
  • Conduct your own market analysis
  • Research and select the most appropriate retailing software
  • Run your business day to day
  • Attract customers with effective advertising
  • Make the leap to online selling
This helpful handbook offers practical advice on retail store planning and management with valuable guidelines and real-world examples that can make the difference between your store's success and failure. This guide provides all the tools you need to run a store that your customers--and you--will enjoy for many years to come!

About the Author


Dan Ramsey has owned and operated seven businesses since 1966 and has written more than two dozen small business and homeowner books, including a series of business start-up books for Dearborn/Upstart. Judy Ramsey teaches writing at the college level and is a website editor.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781598697834
ISBN-10: 1598697838
Publisher: Everything
Publication Date: May 18th, 2010
Pages: 304
Language: English
Series: Everything®