Starting a Gift Store: what Canadian business services advice to novices?

Gregory Dolgos - Jan 29, 2007
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To succeed, you need a personal touch with customers, a keen sense of what they want and a flair for displaying merchandise. You should have skills in managing, selling, accounting, purchasing and advertising. Before starting your own store, gain experience by working in a gift store and taking related training and courses. The industry is very competitive - gift stores have the third highest failure rate among retail outlets...

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