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Start-up costs of the partner program
Getting your company's executive staff to register for an affiliate programme (see Getting Executive Buy-In to an Affiliate Programme.) will be simpler if you have a fixed overview of the costs associated with launching a programme. It will enable you to create real life expectancies and show full engagement to move forward and sustain a winning programme.
They must decide whether extra technologies are needed. It may also be necessary to upgrade your backend e-commerce system to manage the volumes of affiliate purchases and enable tracing.
The majority of observers say it will take at least two persons to run a programme successfully. They must also compute the cost of funding the programme.
Will you travel to trade shows and conferences to advertise the programme and attract members?
Establishing a partner programme can result in costs of ten thousand dollar. Make sure you assess your company's overall economic performance and whether it can recover the extra costs over an extended timeframe. In order to run the programme successfully, your organisation must invest at least 6 to 9 months.