Category Archives: Entrepreneurs

Chinese Banks courting Microbusinesses

Businesses along a street in China.

Small and microbusinesses are becoming more sought after by Chinese banks as they attempt to build their business base, reports China Daily.   With competition increasing, this strategic shift is now becoming in vogue, especially with smaller or newer banks.

The term “client sinking” is the new parlance, meaning that rather than nurturing high-profile large companies, the industry is looking to medium, small and micro businesses, said Ba Shusong, a banking expert with the Development Research Center under the State Council, China’s cabinet.

Starting Your Own Retail Business

Factors to Consider

The retail industry continues to grow from strength to strength each year, promising substantial monetary benefits to owners of retail enterprises. If you are interested in starting your own retail business, you must consider a few factors. The following information may help you successfully establish and run a retail business.

Starting a Catering Business

A catering business is commonly hired to provide food and beverage services, at events such as corporate festivities, retirement parties, and weddings. However, there are a lot more avenues in the food catering industry. There are large entities like retirement homes, correctional facilities, and health care facilities, which can serve as a customer base for a catering business. The catering business in the U.S. is projected to grow by 10%, on an average, from 2008 to 2018. So, this is a lucrative business opportunity for those who wish to pursue it.

Acquiring contact data for a direct marketing campaign

By Neil Cavanagh

Direct marketing can be a great way of targeting new prospects or to tell customers about new features to the services or products that your company provides, but to begin you need to build a list of those prospects that you wish to target.

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