BSBMKG502 – Establish and adjust the marketing mix
BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management
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(If resubmission required)
Pre-assessment work completed
Assessment 1, Assessment 2, Assessment 3, Final Assessment, tasks & activities (on moodle®) successfully
Third Party Report
Third Party report Handed In (in person)
Student analised current communication strategy with customers and staff.
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Student reviewed channel of distribution and described their importance.
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Student analised the current marketing strategies providing existing media.
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Student analised new target for new customers.
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Student analised changes in the marketing mix.
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- What is your current communication strategy with customers? (50 words count)
- What is your current communication strategy with staff? (50 words count)
- Review three (3) channels of distribution and describe their importance to marketing outcomes.
(Word count 150 words)
- What are the current marketing strategies for your existing customers? (Name at least five (5) marketing strategies).
- Provide summaries of existing advertising and media. For example: letter box drop. List at least four (4) advertising strategies.
- Provide summaries of existing online marketing websites. For example: Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. How would you them to promote your business or product? (Word count: 100)
- Define six (6) market segment profiles for your workplace (e.g. age, income, gender, interests, geographic location etc.).(min 6 market segments)
- In your workplace what is your new target market for new customers? (6 demographics must be different from above)
- In your own opinion, select one (1) change that needs to be made to your organisations marketing mix? For example, choose one (1) demographic that needs to be changed in your organisation.
10. Analyse and describe the adjustment you will make to your Marketing strategy (marketing mix).(Word count: 200 words)
- List the resources and their costs that your organisation will require to procure (obtain) to adjust their marketing mix. (Min 8 entries… don’t forget HR costs i.e. wages)
2000 A5 full colour flyers/brochures; full gloss; 150 GSM from Office works (Wynyard) for handouts
- Analyse the impact and importance of the promotional methods used by your workplace to achieve market outcomes. (Word count: 200 words)
- How can you determine if your adjusted marketing mix was success or not? Including your source/s for measuring success and/or failure (sources can be in the form of questionnaires, surveys or any other evaluation methodology)
- Who would you need to communicate with regarding the progress and outcome of adjusting the marketing mix in your workplace? Name three (3) People and their Job Title & Role.
Name Title Role