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Old 9th November 2010, 06:07 PM   #1
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Default How To Improve Sales With Community Involvement

Many small business owners focus all their marketing effort on advertising and promotions. However, marketing is much more than just advertising and many times costs very little to do. One of the great marketing opportunities overlooked by small business owners is getting involved with the local community.

Community involvement establishes long-lasting relationship with your customers that will keep your business on top of their mind for a long time. A typical advertising, in contrast, only has a single transaction relationship where the customer will think of your business as a result of advertising flyer or coupon for a short time.

There are several avenues you can explore to get involved with the local community.

Read more - http://www.angelbusinessadvisors.com...y-involvement/

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Old 10th January 2011, 01:04 PM   #2
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Many small business owners focus all their marketing effort on advertising and promotions. However, marketing is much more than just advertising and many times costs very little to do. One of the great marketing opportunities overlooked by small business owners is getting involved with the local community.

Community involvement establishes long-lasting relationship with your customers that will keep your business on top of their mind for a long time. A typical advertising, in contrast, only has a single transaction relationship where the customer will think of your business as a result of advertising flyer or coupon for a short time.

There are several avenues you can explore to get involved with the local community.

Read more - http://www.angelbusinessadvisors.com...y-involvement/
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Old 16th March 2011, 07:48 AM   #3
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It is a great article. Community involvement allows you to maximize your online presence, enhance the reputation of your business and solidify your credibility.

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Old 7th May 2011, 01:44 AM   #4
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By getting involved in the local community, you show the moms and dads in the community that you care.

Because of this, they will be happy to refer you to others when you happen to be the topic of conversation.

Getting involved in the community can be an excellent thing to do especially if you're a brand new company in the neighborhood that not everyone knows.

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