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Instead of chocolate, flowers, jewelry or champagne, choose a gift that will make your spouse, partner or significant other have an easier time and think of you fondly during their business trips! These presents are also perfect to congratulate someone special on a new job that will involve frequent travel. While delectable desserts and other baked goods are key for a successful bakery, it is nearly as important to pick a good name. The name is a way for customers to remember you, and if you choose well, you’re on your way to developing a successful brand.

Personally, this is a company that piques my interest for three reasons-I myself use essential oils, many of my friends use essential oils for their families, and finally, this particular company is sought-after for their product which hails as one of the more pure and trustworthy essential oil retailers in the U.S. These are products that sell themselves, but they’re also not for everyone and you must keep that in mind if you do decide to become a consultant. This is a niche product that appeals to those who really value the benefits of essential oils.

Next, do your research and line up wholesalers to provide materials and supplies for the wreaths. Obviously the more you order, the less you will pay. Also consider the purchase of a wreath machine. These machines vary in price and in how much added production they provide. A wreath making business now has the potential for providing year round income. Wreaths are available for every special occasion as well as year round home and patio decorating. Wreaths are widely used commercially in malls, hospitals, schools, etc. Initially decide on the types of wreaths you want to promote. Will they be artificial or fresh or both? Will the wreaths have lights? Will the decorations be simple or elaborate? Do your homework and determine what sells best. Also use your flair for design and create wreaths that are unique. You want to stand out from the ordinary wreaths already available.

Your gift recipients will be especially grateful to have a set of well designed packing cubes if their suitcases are opened by airport security, since their clothes will stay neatly folded and organized and they won’t need to re-fold and re-pack each item in the airport!

Remember that it costs six to eight times more to get a new customer than it does to keep an existing one, and it’s 16 times easier to sell to an existing customer than to a new one. So when you compare the acquisition costs for getting new customers to like you, know you, trust you, and buy from you the first time, versus getting your existing customers to repurchase from you, the cost-to-sale difference is significantly different.

You might ask why are we here, why did we walk away from incredible friends, a home, community, family and meaningful work to come here? The answer to that question, asked by our Arab friends as well, is simply we listened to what God wanted from us and we obeyed.