This is an easy-to-follow and comprehensive guide to start and run a retail cannabis business. Despite how it looks, a cannabis business can fail. Landlords can reject your proposal outright or never return your calls. Some people don’t want anything to do with weed. The retail cannabis business is in tricky waters, and it can feel frustrating at the start. Whether you are a newcomer or a would-be business owner, the Retail Cannabis Handbook offers a step-by-step guide to opening and appreciating the retail side of the marijuana business. In covering every major aspect of opening a cannabis business, you get: Checklists for owners and managers that covers steps to set up business and training systems Expert advice on setting up your business for success by choosing the right location, interior design, security planning, hiring best practices, and product choices An overview provided on the legal industry, cannabis laws, application process, and how to structure a business plan (costs, professional services, sources of financing, etc.) Marketing and promotion ideas, knowing what customers want from you, what your website and digital marketing shows, and much more This covers Canadian and American cannabis laws, focused on bringing repeat customers and managing the day-to-day operations of inventory management and cost controls. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Luke Rounda. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/110278/bk_acx0_110278_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Thread´s Not Dead is the essential strategy guide for dominating the t-shirt design business! Start your own clothing line, design for your favorite brands, and more. Learn the secrets and strategies used by the most successful clothing brands. You can become the next Mark Ecko, Obey, or Johnny Cupcakes! This book covers everything you need to know. Written by successful designer and entrepreneur Jeff Finley (formerly of Go Media and Weapons of Mass Creation Festival). His goal is to help you create a popular and successful clothing line. Key topics include design, freelancing, band merchandise, personal branding, marketing, sales, printing & production, retail, business strategy, and e-commerce. The book features contributions from Justin Kamerer (Designer, Angryblue), Matt Wigham (Big Cartel, Emptees), Rob Dobi (Designer, Full Bleed), Jeffrey Kalmikoff (Formerly of Threadless), Brandon Rike (Designer), Munk One (Designer, Illustrator), Richard Minino (Horsebites, Black Axe), Ben Scrivens (Founder, Fright Rags), Dave Pearson (Founder, Paint the Stars), Jamie Tallerico (Designer, AE Outfitters), Jon Kruse (Designer, Blogger), Mark Capicotto (Founder, Glamour Kills), Marc Hemeon (Formerly Design by Humans), Maxx242 (Designer, Illustrator), Adam Hendle (Blogger, I am the Trend), Rikki Burns (Designer), LT Magnotto (Color Seps, Jakprints), Kelly Kiernan (Founder, Cure Apparel). 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jeff Finley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/068263/bk_acx0_068263_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
With this handbook, you will be able to learn what are the best brands to sell on eBay from the men´s section of your local thrift store, garage sale, or discount retail store. Once completed you will be able to identify and sucessfully list the right men´s clothing items to sell on eBay for profit! I have provided 102 major designer menswear brands plus 10 bonus brands that sell very well! Take full advantage of your earning potential and start selling men´s clothes like an eBay power seller today! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christy Lynn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/022503/bk_acx0_022503_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
First published in 1999, Crafts Directory draws together interviews, features, showcases and listings of makers in the UK and Ireland, which explore individual practices and avenues of distribution from workshop production to general retail outlets. Interviews include: Nannette Bowers-Stel, jeweller; Georgina Hadrill, fashion retailer; Josephine Jackson, ceramist; Anthea Lahr, crafts retailer; Roddie McVittie, antique furniture restorer; John Page, harp mender; Nicola Taylor, stained glass restorer; Janice Tchalenko, ceramics & industry; Ann Vose, milliner; Wilbraham and Vaughan, fashion designers. Articles: ´´Studio Survey´´ by Roberta Stoker; ´´The Decorative Arts in West Cork´´ by David Rose; ´´Dublin Colleges of Art and Design´´ by Margaret MacNamidhe, with additional indexes of designer-makers; specialist galleries; shops & suppliers. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ellery Truesdell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/079501/bk_acx0_079501_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The definitive reference guide for developing, launching, and rolling out a new product. Each year, thousands of new products are introduced to market. Most fail. What´s worse is it doesn´t have to be this way. The fact is product failure is rarely the result of either a lack of need or desire for a product, but, rather, is due to an entrepreneur who lacks the know-how to successfully develop, launch, and roll out his or her product. Inspired! Take Your Product Dream from Concept to Shelf helps entrepreneurs to successfully navigate the marketplace, avoiding the common mistakes most people make, while finding traction faster, and building an attractive brand that players across the value chain will want will want to buy. Provides readers with inspiring true stories and anecdotes, as well as insightful interviews with top entrepreneurs and merchandisers Presents invaluable research as to producers, designers, distributors, and retailers Divided into three easy-to-follow sections - Development, Launch, and Rollout With unemployment hovering around 10 percent, many individuals are turning to the world of entrepreneurship. Now more than ever individuals, start-ups, and small businesses need expert guidance on how to bring their products from concept to shelf. Inspired! provides that guidance. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Danny Campbell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/001149/bk_acx0_001149_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Historical and cultural walking tours of Europe´s finest cities. Where is the new centre of London´s fashion industry? Where are the funkiest retro shops? Which streets are best if you want to escape from the chain stores? What´s the best way to experience the retail of madness of Oxford Street? What´s happening to London´s traditional tailors and gentleman´s outfitters that you should know about? The mp3cityguides guide to shopping in London is a new and easy to use guide to London´s shops. We start in Notting Hill by telling you how best to explore the market and where to find antiques, food and second hand clothes. We then tell you the history of the King´s Road from Mary Quant´s Bazaar to the arrival of the Sex Pistols and point out where you can still find interesting shops amongst the chains. Knightsbridge might be choked with traffic but the mp3cityguides´ London Shopping Guide will show you where you can window shop in peace. We then move onto the West End and pick out the best individual shops. Savile Row is changing with traditional tailors becoming more open to new customers and funky new tailors opening shops on the Row. We´ll also show you where you can get the best shirts in Jermyn Street. The market and the Piazza are what most people think of if you say Covent Garden but the best places to shop in Covent Garden are not the most well known. The shops in Neal Street and Seven Dials offer cutting edge design and are great if you´re looking for labels, clothes and accessories that are out of the ordinary. Bermondsey and the area around the Oxo Tower are also great places to find interesting and exciting new designers and retailers - we´ll tell you which ones to look out for and show you where they are with our unique edit-it-yourself pdf London shopping guide. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Brooke. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/sp/mpcg/000021/sp_mpcg_000021_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In the darkest parts of the City of Light, Eva Scott is searching for her brother´s killers. She is caught up in a tangle of deception he left behind, facing violent assault, brutal murderers and deeply embedded corporate corruption. At the heart of it is a dirty biotech business making a lethal profit from compromising human health. Behind that, an organisation with a devastating viral blackmail tool. Their targets? Global power, capital and manipulation. And Eva. Alex Blackmore gained an LLB and LPC in Law at Nottingham University and went on to practice as a finance lawyer in the City. After five years in the world of corporate finance and banking, she moved into legal and financial writing and editing before becoming a freelancer full time. She runs a copywriting business and a fashion retail website championing new designers, and lives in North London. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Imogen Church. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/015942/bk_adbl_015942_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Zoo York´´, by Lauren Collins: Times Square vs. the High Line.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Inflated Fears´´, by James Surowiecki: The world according to inflation hawks.THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Super-Soaker´´, by Robert Sullivan: Jessica DuLong, fireboat engineer.´´Road Trip´´, by Tad Friend: Becoming George Hamiltion.LETTER FROM LOS ANGELES´´Lady of the House´´, by Dana Goodyear: An interior designer for the uninhibited.ANNALS OF RETAIL´´Happy Feet´´, by Alexandra Jacobs: Why everyone can be Imelda Marcos.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Missing Woman´´, by Judith Thurman: Still searching for Amelia Earhart.POP MUSIC´´High Fidelity´´, by Sasha Frere-Jones: Nine Inch Nails on tour. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/090909/pe_nyer_090909_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Dig deep and you will find the most compelling argument for working together: Happiness. In business there are always unique individual achievers, but pull down the veil and you´ll often find someone alongside them. Michael Eisner does just that in Working Together. Using his own collaboration with Frank Wells at Disney as a launching point for examining other famously successful partnerships, Eisner offers us an intimate and deeply personal look at some of the most rewarding business partnerships, uncovering what makes them tick and offering unconventional wisdom and unexpected insights. In this essential book for businesspeople everywhere, Eisner shines a light on these startlingly long-lasting and enriching partnerships, weaving together 10 separate narratives - from investment gurus to entertainment impresarios, from fashion designers to big-box retailers - into a larger story about the true nature of achievement in life and in business. Ten stories, ten magical partnerships: Michael D. Eisner and Frank Wells (Disney) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger (Berkshire Hathaway) Bill and Melinda Gates (The Gates Foundation) Brian Grazer and Ron Howard (Imagine Entertainment) Valentino and Giancarlo Giammetti (Valentino) Ian Schrager and Steve Rubell (Studio 54) Arthur Blank and Bernie Marcus (The Home Depot) Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken (restaurateurs) Joe Torre and Don Zimmer (New York Yankees) John Angelo and Michael Gordon (finance) Collectively, the stories you’ll hear form a blueprint for building partnerships that matter, that last, and that allow each of us to do our very best work. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rick Adamson, Michael D. Eisner (introduction and epilogue). Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/002267/bk_harp_002267_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An interview recorded with the leading ceramic designer and studio potter Janice Tchalenko explores her development, from training with Mick Casson at Harrow Schoolo of Art to growing her own practice, leading to a major commission of supply to the Next retail chain. Tchalenko describes her appointment to renew China´s ceramic industry and her activity as the chief designer of the Dartington pottery. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dana Brewer Harris. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/107149/bk_acx0_107149_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.