Scenario: You are the marketing managers for a local nonprof
Scenario: You are the marketing managers for a local nonprofit charity (can be any charity or non-profit organization, real or fashioned for this assignment) whose funding is derived from membership fees. You have noticed a severe drop in new memberships and a decline in repeat memberships, which is threatening your organization’s ability to survive and grow. You have decided to implement the Five-Step Marketing Research Approach to help clarify the problem and develop strategies for implementation. Create a 10- to 15-slide MicrosoftÂ® PowerPointÂ®, Prezi, or MicrosoftÂ® SwayÂ® presentation with speaker notes on the Five-Step Marketing Research Approach in which you detail the steps you will use to address the membership issue that the local nonprofit charity is facing.Address the following in your role as marketing managers. This is a 10 minute oral power point presentation with 1/2 points for development and 1/2 points for presentation:Define the Five-Step Marketing Research Approach and discuss the importance of research in marketing. Describe each step of the Marketing Research Approach in detail and create a plan of attack to explain how each stage should be implemented.Define the target market that you are striving to bring into this organization and describe the methods of research that you will use to identify these groups of people.Define service differentiation. Provide an example that illustrates how the local nonprofit charity in the scenario can use differentiation to help increase the target market’s interest.Explain how differentiation will help position the charitable organization within its defined market.Each partner must submit the assignment in their own Assignment files tab.