Consummating deals, providing discounts, pricing packages and to ensure faster product or service movement and endorsement is a tenure that will surely be mind boggling. Most of these may entail proper cost allocation after which the proper marketing strategies formulated to be executed shall be next in line. Most of the time, the dilemma lies on whether to choose product movement over profit gains. Whichever the case may be, it will all depend on the purpose of the company and what it wants to achieve.
There are many factors to consider in such. Assessing the entire asset and labor force, operating overhead, financial position and the stature of the market and the consumers are most of the things that are crucial for any business plan. Varied opinions coming from the various managers of every department and the stakeholders will also play a vital role in undertaking such endeavors. Whoever may be caught in such a situation will truly have their work cut out for them.
Truly, being caught in the middle of all of this seems like a big mess. But then again, this is the challenge given to most people who are placed in such a situation, and finding ways on how to handle them is surely something that people in this spot will embrace for the task at hand. Maturity as far as working environment factors and at the same time molding them into enhancing their decision making prowess is something that makes people distinct from one another and in the course of their career, becomes assets for better managerial roles for the present and future companies that lie ahead for them.
Originally posted on August 21, 2007 @ 12:00 am