We will not be able to compete in any effective way with the chains using boxes or products as appliances.
We need to offer a real alliance that feels personal.
Mary Bellis, known by some as Calm X, was an experimental artist, film director and producer, video game content creator, and freelance writer for some 18 years.
She specialized in writing about inventors and inventions, in particular. The following business plan for the fictional firm of "Acme Management Technology" (AMT) is an example of what a completed business plan might look like.
Unfortunately, we cannot sell the products at a higher price simply because we offer services; the market has shown that it will not support that concept.
We must also sell the service and charge for it separately.
Our margins are declining steadily for our hardware lines. (add relevant information) Our margins are thus being squeezed from 25% from five years ago to closer to 13 to 15% at present.
A similar trend shows for our main-line peripherals, with prices for printers and monitors declining steadily.
We are also under pressure to improve our understanding of the direct-connect Internet and related communications.
Finally, although we have a good command of desktop publishing, we are concerned about improving integrated fax, copier, printer, and voicemail technology into the computer system.