Without customers, there is no income, and therefore no business! However, there is plenty that you can do (and without spending a fortune) to make sure that your business has the best chance of success.
You will need to think about design, print, marketing materials, marketing strategy, advertising, how to find customers and how to keep them. This site is designed to help by highlighting the companies locally who can assist with your planning (see list of Beckenham firms below) and by providing the business information that you need.
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Maverick Marketing is a book written by business growth expert Andrew Ludlam, owner of Maverick Marketing Consultancy. Based on Andrew's experience working with professional service firms, Maverick Marketing provides the methodology, mindset and motivation to help you generate more leads and ultimately more clients. There's no theory, just practical 'road-tested' marketing strategies and tactics that any business owner can now profit from. For more details, please click here.
Marketest are the start-up and small business market research experts, providing cost effective and efficient expert research.
With 12 years experience and almost 1 million international panelists to survey worldwide we have the resources and capabilities to enhance your business plan, whether starting a new business, launching a new product or service or simply adding value to your business.
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Find out more at: www.marketest.co.uk
Looking for Mailing Lists in Beckenham?
At Selectabase we can supply you with accurate mailing lists of businesses or consumers in the Beckenham area, for use in direct mail and telemarketing campaigns.
You can even choose from specialist lists like new start up businesses, new home movers and local consumers about to celebrate a birthday.
All our data is fully verified from reputable sources, and available at affordable prices. Order online now at http://www.selectabase.co.uk or call 01304 382211 for more information and a free count.
If you run your own business in Beckenham and would like to learn more about marketing, we have compiled a library of useful resources and frequently asked questions which we hope that you will find both interesting and useful.
Custom Marketing Resources
@networkerplus Social Media
Multi-award winning e-business professionals. In summary, our services include: Presentations helping your awareness of Social Networking. We are approved presenters of Internet Week & Social Media Week. Social Media Training - In Person or through e-learning. Strategising your e-Marketing, m-commerce, and networking requirements in line with your business goals. 7764140383
Allington Marketing is a strategic marketing and design consultancy, aimed at helping small to medium sized businesses increase their client base and thus grow. Tired of working for the large corporates, Terri Allington set up Allington Marketing with a view to offering low cost strategy and design marketing to help small companies implement marketing and make a difference. Unlike most strategic-only marketing consultants, where the client is left to pay for the design and implementation of ideas , Terri also specialise in the writing, design and ready for print production (of brochures, letterheads, invites, RFPs), buying, designing and placing adverts, pay per click and event management, amongst others. Allington Marketing therefore offers clients the benefit of offering all services in one place. Why pay solely for graphic design, if a marketing professional to put a better spin on your text and make it more customer focus? 01322336182 07957472548
Business Vision Live
For more than a decade, Kent Vision LIVE has been helping businesses from across the South East to become more successful. As the South Easts premier business showcase, the event brings together over 3,000 visitors and 250 exhibitors every year, with the aim of creating new customer, supplier and partner relationships to make your business even better.
Hello! I provide writing without waffle for websites, blogs & newsletters, in fact, any marketing communication that you want to work harder for you. I also provide training in how to do it yourself, so you can enhance your marketing, networking, social media and business writing skills. Jackie Barrie, author of the Little Fish Guides to DIY Marketing & Networking (youll find them on Amazon). 0845 899 0258
Best deals on Embroidered and Printed clothing and workwear. Large range of printed promotional clothing, or embroidered corporate clothing 0845 180 1008
Empowered Business Limited offers full service business plan development expertise, with an emphasis on effective customer marketing, to drive business growth and deliver real competitive advantage in the marketplace. 0776 826 7515
Grow masterclasses and conferences are designed to help businesses in Kent to immediately transform and supercharge the way that you do your marketing.
Admin support, outsourcing admin, marketing, marketing support, marketing consultancy. 2088168443
Kent Excellence in Business Awards
An awards scheme staged and produced by KM Media Group and Kent County Council to recognise and reward excellence in businesses in Kent and Medway. The Kent Excellence in Business Awards have a high profile, so winning this accolade will say a lot about the quality of your organisation and the strength of your management team. These awards attract a wide range of entries from across a variety of sectors - but the winners all have one thing in common – they are truly excellent at what they do and have proved this in their entry.
Kent Live covers breaking news, features, What’s On, events and sport for readers across all areas of Kent and parts of east Sussex. It has regularly attracted more than four million page views per month since its launch in 2016. Part of the Reach PLC group, our newspapers are the award winning Kent and Sussex Courier, Sevenoaks Chronicle, Isle of Thanet Gazette, Dover Express and the Folkestone Herald.
KM Media Group have an extensive range of services to help you grow your business. You can find out about all of our services on our corporate site - kmmediagroup.co.uk
Kent Online includes a section which contains the latest business news across Kent. There are interesting articles as well as the opportunity to advertise or promote your events.
If you have perfected a product or service offering and youre ready for more customers then we can help. Advertising online and offline is an increasingly complex and expanding universe. The internet, email, mobile and social media marketing promise incredible growth and opportunity for your business. Lucidx knows the landscape, how to mitigate risks and how to get your product or service in front of more customers quickly. We continually test and determine what works best for your business. 4.48E+11
the brand bucket collaborative
Successful business owners are on a journey and like all journeys they use a map to guide them... The most common reason why start ups fail within the first 5 years is because they have no map, no business plan, no marketing plan, no core value proposition and no idea which are the most cash generating areas of their business and correspondingly the most profitable. If you are missing any of these in your business then the brand bucket business masterclass is for you. After an intensive two days you will walk away with everything you need to bild success into your business. We cut out 80% of your marketing waste, increase your sales and make your business grow. 7967200372
Im fed up with seeing honest hardworking business owners struggle in their business, so Im on a mission to make business easy. 7967200372