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Business Gifting Gone Wrong?

Business Gifting gone wrong?

Are you scaring away prospects with your business gifts?

Getting a prospective clients attention is getting more challenging every day.

There are no guarantees that they will pick up when you call,

or reply to your email.

Mailing a postcard or a letter via the postal service may get a look for a few seconds or a minute or two.

However, sending an “over the top” business gift to someone that you don’t know or haven’t build a relationship with sends a red flag and crosses the line.

So if you are trying to get a prospect’s attention, by business gifting, do your homework first.

Here are some tips on how you can begin.

  • Connect via social media
  • Subscribe to their newsletter
  • Find common ground (interests, causes, etc), and then
  • Start having a dialogue.

These tips are for every day, not just holidays or special occasions.

*rant over*

 

Saturday Afternoon WordPress Jazz Sessions

Saturday Afternoon WordPress Jazz Sessions

In honor of the recent WordPress Release, I present Saturday Afternoon WordPress Jazz Sessions. Here are all the WordPress Versions. You can hear all the artists on Spotify. Since the names are not all listed in the screen grab, I’ll list them here. 4.9 – Billy Tipton 4.8 – Bill Evans 4.7 – Sarah Vaughan… Continue Reading

Hashtags are here to stay.

Hashtags are here to stay.

  I talked about hashtags time and again. There was even one time someone told me that I couldn’t use a hashtag here or there. Like it or not, admit it. Hashtags are here to stay. Hashtags are becoming increasingly prevalent across online media. An article from Search Engine Journal explains why one should use… Continue Reading

Facebook says “Beware the Ides of March”

Facebook says “Beware the Ides of March”

Facebook posted a notice to page owners that they will be deleting the page likes of memorialized and inactive accounts of Facebook Pages. This will cause a decrease in the amount of page likes. Facebook stated the reason for doing this is to keep audiences consistent with up-to-date data, especially when dealing with advertisers. Continue Reading