It’s pretty common to hear people say “I don’t have enough time,” especially when it comes to taking important actions that will produce positive change in their lives. Isn’t it suspicious that procrastination and making up excuses is always easier than pushing forward and going ahead with your plans? It’s like the system is rigged against you. It doesn’t have to be this way.
The evidence of the consequences of this complacency is all around us. A lot of people are living unfulfilled lives; with the regret of not taking … Read more
Alright, I’ll be frank with you from the start. Shipping can be a real pain in the butt! That’s if you don’t know what you’re doing. The trick of getting your products to your customers is a not so easy process; bad things can happen if you’re not careful. Knowledge is the key here, without this know-how, you will be going in blind, and you’re bound to get lost in one of the pitfalls in the area of shipping.
If you’re doing business with Amazon or under the FBA … Read more
A great way of drawing attention to your business is by offering your potential customers purchasing discounts and incentives. The truth of the matter is that regardless of how rich we may be, we all want to save money and cut costs as much as we can… think Donald Trump…lol. So, whenever the opportunity to do just that presents itself, we are naturally attracted to such opportunities. This is the sole reason why bonuses and discounts work so effectively.
Offering discounts put you in a position of power and … Read more
Remember how we talked about setting goals and having specific goals so that you can focus and channel your resources into achieving them? Well… If you’ve been following our program and our blog, you’ll notice that we have placed an emphasis on our monthly goal to be $45,000 in terms of profits. Why is this so? Why aren’t we going around preaching ridiculously high numbers like other so-called e-commerce gurus out there?
I know you might be thinking that this is too modest of a goal compared to … Read more
The word “dominate” sounds really exciting on paper, but the doggedness required to achieve this purpose doesn’t always come easy. Where there is a will…there is a way right? By utilizing the huge user base of the internet, Amazon’s platform provides a tremendous opportunity for online merchants; you have the chance to connect to millions of buyers around the world who need your product, this is a great thing, but the fact is, you’re not the only one selling your product, there is competition and in this game, only … Read more
It is no news that e-commerce is changing the way we do business and market products. With the continuous rise in technological advancement; there is no limit to the potential e-commerce poses to the future of business. Now, people can just turn on their computers, order what they want and have it arrive within a few days, but it even further than just buying and selling. Key aspects of doing business have been transformed, and the opportunities this change presents for businesses are numerous. Let’s look at some of them:
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Getting banned doesn’t sound so good now, does it? A lot of Amazon wannabe rock-start sellers fall into the error of setting up their businesses without considering the prospects of getting banned. Well.. when you think about it, it may not really be their fault; there’s a lot of facets to this business, and if you don’t have the right hand to guide you, you’re bound to make 1,2,3..maybe even 4 fatal mistakes.
Relax! You’ve got sells like hot cakes right here to fulfill the role of a guardian. … Read more
A lot of sellers are ignorant of what crowdsourcing means; maybe they’re too lazy to do some research or just too complacent. Hopefully, that isn’t you 🙂 Crowdsourcing is virtually an unexploited avenue for getting lots of exposure for your products and getting plenty potential buyers. So what exactly is crowdsourcing?
Crowdsourcing involves the posting of your idea or prototype of your products; now when people see your product or idea and like it, they make pledges, so, peradventure your product gets funded, you can then go … Read more
Regardless of how good your intentions are; there will be those with selfish interests whose actions or inactions would attempt to undermine all your hard work and credibility. This is the situation with many great companies out there and Amazon, unfortunately, is no exception. Amazon presents a great platform for people to buy and sell goods; the world’s largest online retailer. On the surface, all seems good, but there are the bad eggs within.
These people are lazy, selfish and dubious. They employ a variety of methods and machinations … Read more
Yesterday we looked at FBA and the steps involved in running a smooth FBA operation on Amazon. Since we are already familiar with this business, let us see how to deal with the factories aka your suppliers. One thing that should remain principal in dealing with factories is communication. A plethora of problems could arise if we are unable to communicate effectively with the supplier. When communication is messed up, things tend to fall apart and this is bad for business. So, first up, ensure you and your suppliers … Read more