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Creating a Follow Up Strategy

Date July 31, 2009

So what is a follow up strategy? It’s about creating a system for follow up which will be used with every new client, prospect, or referral source.

Two Simple Follow Up Strategies for Speakers and Presenters

Date June 30, 2009

Two very simple follow up ideas for Speakers and Presenters.  Yes even Speakers and Presenters need to follow up!  This week I had the wonderful opportunity to speak at the Encinitas Rotary group about using Social Media to follow up and engage customers.  I have to admit the setting for this discussion was perfect, the […]

Creating Stronger Relationships with Follow Up

Date May 12, 2009

Follow up is crucial in creating relationships with your clients and prospects. The number one reason business owners and sales people give me when I ask them why they don’t follow up is “I don’t have time”. When I hear this I think to myself you can’t afford not to have time!

Creating Great Follow Up With Your Clients in 7 Simple Steps

Date April 28, 2009

It’s important to remember following up with prospects is a must but having consistent follow up or touch points with your customers is equally as important.

A Simple Step to Start Receiving Business from LinkedIn!

Date April 7, 2009

When I ask a new contact if they are on LinkedIn the common response I hear is yes I am but I have no idea how to use it!  LinkedIn is a great Social Network for business but for many people they just don’t understand what it can do for them or have any plan […]

Can I Give You A Referral?

Date March 19, 2009

Do you have a company or client you have been trying to reach? Do you know who your ideal client or referral partner is? How can I or the readers give you a referral? Leave your referral request as a comment and let’s see if we can help each other!

Referral Week 2009: Can Your Referral Make the Difference?

Date March 4, 2009

Make a Referral Week 2009 is March 9-13, can your referral make a difference?  We are all hearing the negative talk about our economy!   Many businesses, sales people, and entrepreneurs are complaining and contributing to the negativity.  But what if you can make a difference?  What if you made one referral today?  Could you inspire […]

Networking Basics: I don’t Wear a Name Badge! Everyone Knows Me!

Date February 24, 2009

I definitely have to admit I have fallen into this trap many times!  It does happen, you go to a Chamber Mixer or a Rotary meeting every week and feel like you know everyone and everyone knows you…  While this may or may not be true you still must where a name badge! The bottom […]

Networking Basics: Be on Time to Your Business Networking Group

Date February 18, 2009

Being on time is a very simple thing to do and yet it is very simple not to do.  Over the years I have been in many different types of networking groups for a variety of companies and projects.  There is something about the message being sent out by the members that are consistently arriving […]

Networking Basics: Simple Steps to Insure Your Success

Date February 16, 2009

Over the next few weeks I will be discussing networking basics to insure your success!  Some of these may seem very simple or obvious and that is because they are!  It’s funny but I find the simple and obvious things, the steps we know we should do, are the very things we neglect to do! […]