The most important thing to do is remain positive. Being negative when faced with an obstacle is like taking the easy way out.
When you find a good supplier, it’s imperative you work to build a solid relationship.
Here are a few tactics you could try to wake your customers from their festive slumber and entice them to spend.
Before you begin your interviews, make sure you list the key traits you're looking for in a staff member.
There are plenty of easy ways to acknowledge the contribution from your staff and boost morale – imperative for keeping a team ticking along happily.
There is no better way to find out what your customers want than by asking them.
The first year of business is always the hardest, so try not to get dispirited. There are plenty of things you can do keep your sales steady all year round.
The fact you have identified your store as drab means that some urgent action needs to occur.
To be completely honest with you, I think age is only as much of an issue as you make it. Age is not a barrier to your ability, nor a measure of it.