Tuesday, September 6, 2011
The Importance of a Marketing Plan
Many business owners are operating their businesses without a marketing plan which could prevent them from earning the profits which they expect. A good marketing plan will help a business owner to stay on focus for branding the company, promoting the products, and expanding the business.
Based on research, a marketing plan will outline a strategy for the business owner to market his/her products or services. It would be a personalized plan based on the goals and objectives for the company for getting products and services in the customer’s hands. The marketing plan has to be developed in the early stages of the business in order to be effective.
The marketing plan is different from the business plan in that the business plan spells out the business ideas and how the business owner will put the ideas into action. Both plans are necessary for the growth of the business.