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Some customers are harbingers of failure, buying products that flop, and their unique, non-mainstream tastes suggest trouble ahead for your offering. In market research, check what other products your test customers have favoured and, if they are attracted to losers, consider not launching. Kellogg Insight

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

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