Have you noticed the number of bad graphics used by small businesses and non-profits? From posters to social media posts - far too many people use poorly designed graphics to promote their businesses, events, and groups. The use of Clipart and Microsoft Word seems like a too-common go-to in 2021 considering there are easy-to-use tools that will help create fantastic graphics for advertising and promo.
Read Time: 3 Minutes Square Payments makes accepting multiple forms of payment from customers easy for everyone. The handy little tool works just about anywhere in Lac du Bonnet. I’ve used it at Campbell’s to sell raffle tickets, at the Community Centre to sell merchandise, at customers’ homes when making deliveries, and in the middle of the ice during the ice fishing derby. Square Payments has closed a gap faced by many small business owners and even non-profit organizations looking for a solution to process debit and credit cards. Let’s face it; we have been [...]
Read Time: 8 Minutes There is no doubt about it – social media has become essential in building brand awareness, generating leads, connecting with your clients and potential clients and ultimately selling your products and services. So, how can Lac du Bonnet businesses put social media to work for them? We’re here to help you figure that out! Let's dive into the world of social media to pick the best social media platform for your Lac du Bonnet business by setting goals and comparing platforms. First, let’s talk briefly about why your business [...]
2021 is a particularly good year to revamp your customer service. While lockdowns and restrictions are still in place, it's not too late to reinvent your business and take advantage of new business when restrictions are eventually are lifted. Improving your customer service is a great place to start reinventing your business.
Lac du Bonnet businesses know the importance of being present on social media. As easy as it is to be connected on social, it can be challenging to keep an active social presence without taking up too much of your time. Make social media scheduling for your Lac du Bonnet business easy with some useful tools.
Trade Shows, Farmer’s Markets and Craft Sales Marketing Strategy: What to Do Before, During and After
Participating in Trade Shows, Farmer's Markets, and Craft Sales is a common choice for businesses exploring new markets, reaching new customers, and even servicing customers by developing a pop-up style storefront for home-based businesses. Taking this approach to marketing, promoting, advertising and selling your products and services is a great way to kick start your business, test new products, and make great lasting connections with current and potential customers.
It doesn’t matter if you are shooting a cheeseburger and fries, an article of clothing, or cosmetics, you can take amazing product photos using your smartphone with these helpful tips.
COVID has changed the way we do business. Our customers are smarter, more capable, and better-informed than ever before. Businesses with a website available to support their customers' needs have made it through the past year of shutdowns and reduced occupancy limits better than those that weren't online for their customers.
Start a business in Lac du Bonnet with this 11 step guide and accessing the support systems available to entrepreneurs in Lac du Bonnet.
A business's top 10% of customers spend 3x more than the average customer. The top 1% of customers are spending 5x more than average.