June 18, 2020

7 min read

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

Many marketing professionals aspire to become excellent marketing managers who can direct entire teams toward commercial and creative success. Despite the allure of becoming a marketing manager, however, it’s an immensely difficult position to master. Many marketing specialists do quite well when producing content or conducting research but lack the skills and experience needed to be good marketing managers. owners and marketing gurus are thus left grappling with the question of what makes a good marketing manager so great, and how to avoid making mistakes that stymie the whole ’s progress. 

Here’s a review of what it takes to become a good marketing manager, and what techniques to avoid if you want your team to remain successful over the long term.

Know your role as a marketing manager

If you’re a marketing manager or

As the pandemic has broadsided the global economy, one of its striking features — for executives, at least — is how each month of the crisis has had a distinct feel to it, based on how companies and their leaders were coping.

March was the month of reeling and reacting. What just happened? We’re shutting down the offices, and everybody who can work from home needs to do so. Can we do this? April was more about taking stock of the economic damage. We’re clearly in this for the long haul. We need to run our models, plan for grim scenarios, and take whatever drastic actions are needed to save the company.

And starting in May, across the many interviews I’ve been conducting with senior leaders, I’ve heard more optimism in their voices — a sense that their companies were settling into a new normal, and that for all the

Retail businesses have been impacted by this year’s economic disruptions, but opportunities still exist for businesses to optimize, survive and thrive. Here are five strategies you can adopt today.

Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox

Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now!

4 min read

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

It has never been easier to start a retail business. Whatever your interests are or whatever the market you want to serve is, a wide range of developments have made it possible to launch a retail business much more efficiently than say, 10 years ago.

First, white label manufacturing has grown exponentially. You can get products of any type made and shipped to you without any branding so you can put your materials on them and sell as your own unique product. If you want to build a completely custom product, you

(FT) Trustee Services has called for an extra-ordinary general meeting (EGM) on Thursday, where a resolution will be considered to grant indemnity to the directors of the trustee company, in relation to any liability, which might arise due to decision to wind-up six debt schemes of FT Mutual Fund (MF).

The notice for the extra-ordinary general meeting read, “In accordance with the articles of association of Trustee Services (the Company), the Company shall indemnify all directors to the fullest extent permitted by such articles and applicable law, in connection with liability that any of them may incur in connection with the decision to wind-up six debt schemes of Mutual Fund.”

It is also being proposed to widen the scope of indemnity. This would include covering any liability that may result from regulatory actions, and would also be applicable