Orangeville, ON (My Corner Office) Top companies will differentiate based on expertise and skills. This is true even when they deal in commodities.
You might think that Amazon and other online retailers are “killing small business.” If you used to count on making money because you had the commodity available, you might be in trouble.
But, Amazon is essentially training customers to be comfortable with remote buying. This opens new market opportunities for you. You can charge for your expertise to online consumers. Thanks to Amazon and others, these consumers are comfortable making purchases from remote sources.
You might suffer trying to provide a commodity in your local market. There are business opportunities for your niche expertise beyond your neighborhood.
Today, with almost no financial investment, you can sell your expertise and talents anywhere in the world.