Search:

Type: Posts; User: Fulcrum; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.17 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1
    Views
    206

    Probably not the answer you're looking for, but I...

    Probably not the answer you're looking for, but I have to say yes. Do both and don't limit yourself to just one.
  2. Thread: what is better

    by Fulcrum
    Replies
    4
    Views
    819

    There is no excuse for the OP to not write his...

    There is no excuse for the OP to not write his own paper - regardless of circumstances.

    With that said, can the mods take a look at the OP and Roger54? I get the feeling they are working together...
  3. Thread: what is better

    by Fulcrum
    Replies
    4
    Views
    819

    Take the third option - research and write your...

    Take the third option - research and write your own paper.
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    879

    Boss Life - Paul Downs Entreleadership - Dave...

    Boss Life - Paul Downs
    Entreleadership - Dave Ramsey
    Factory Man - Beth Masey
    2 Second Lean - Paul Ackers (this book is a free PDF download)

    And for high level thought
    The Wealth of Nations -...
  5. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,181

    I was thinking you were sending random texts to...

    I was thinking you were sending random texts to random numbers. This is better.

    As for my marketing, it's primarily word of mouth, a phone, and an eye to see a potential customer when I'm driving...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,275

    Update # 1 I spoke with the seller on Apr 1...

    Update # 1

    I spoke with the seller on Apr 1 shortly before lunch. Based on that chat, I learned the following:
    1) Sellers are semi-retired (about 1 year) going to full retired
    2) They have...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,275

    Don't spend your money on this. With that...

    Don't spend your money on this.

    With that said, I just had a very interesting opportunity show up. It is a business purchase that is an almost perfect fit for my shop. I'll for the sake of the...
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,181

    I wouldn't do text message marketing for B2B - at...

    I wouldn't do text message marketing for B2B - at least not to me. It will be assumed as either spam at best or phishing at worst.
  9. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,737

    Interestingly, I had a similar discussion today. ...

    Interestingly, I had a similar discussion today. Your overthinking it. For the most part, the only time your price will change, from one customer to another, will be due to either larger purchases...
  10. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,737

    Pictures and a listing of your machines and...

    Pictures and a listing of your machines and capabilities can go a long way. Having open spindle time, allowing for a quick turn, doesn't hurt either.

    Any time you try out a new vendor, whether...
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,737

    Looks like your margins are light, but if this...

    Looks like your margins are light, but if this customer/distributor is buying consistently and paying COD than you shouldn't get hurt too much when the inevitable "oops" happens. Any way to cut the...
  12. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,737

    Sounds like you're getting into building machine...

    Sounds like you're getting into building machine fixtures. I don't think there is much of a retail market but I know there is a market for custom part testing fixtures.
  13. How, exactly, is this relevant to the original...

    How, exactly, is this relevant to the original topic?
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,275

    I've done this so I'll try to answer some of...

    I've done this so I'll try to answer some of these:

    1. Anything and everything. If there is a possibility of paperwork, get it. This will range from financials to maintenance records to employee...
  15. Replies
    3
    Views
    829

    So let's take this to the next logical step. ...

    So let's take this to the next logical step. You've gone out and bought a screen printing machine; how are you going to turn that investment into cash flow and the cash flow into profit?
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    829

    Welcome, Before we can give you any direction,...

    Welcome,

    Before we can give you any direction, let me ask you a question - Why screen printing?
  17. Replies
    2
    Views
    741

    Hold on a minute. Is the OP seriously asking us...

    Hold on a minute. Is the OP seriously asking us how to cheat? Not only that, but the 2nd post approves. Methinks something is amiss here.
  18. Replies
    5
    Views
    719

    I forgot about this. If moving will not affect...

    I forgot about this. If moving will not affect your business from a product and customer point of view, than your next call should be to either a business lawyer or business accountant based in...
  19. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,486

    ERP software. Some are cheaper (JobBoss around...

    ERP software. Some are cheaper (JobBoss around $100/month) and some are a little spendy (Netsuite at $1000/month). Take your time and do your research.
  20. Replies
    5
    Views
    719

    Leaving taxes to the side, how would moving to...

    Leaving taxes to the side, how would moving to Tennessee affect your customers and your delivery of products or services?
  21. Why Chinese companies? Why not look for a local...

    Why Chinese companies? Why not look for a local job shop for 50-100 units as a prototype and take it from there?
  22. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,255

    Welcome, tell us a bit about your business.

    Welcome, tell us a bit about your business.
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    959

    Get yourself a good business accountant. They...

    Get yourself a good business accountant. They will save you more money in the long run than they cost.
  24. Replies
    6
    Views
    921

    I think Quickbooks is one of the most popular...

    I think Quickbooks is one of the most popular programs available with compatibility to most, if not all, online banking systems. Unfortunately, it appears that they have gone the route of monthly...
  25. Replies
    6
    Views
    921

    Be careful when signing up for programs like...

    Be careful when signing up for programs like these. Quite often they are a lot of hype with very little depth.



    What would make you ready to take on clients? What level of training do you...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4