Marketing tends to suffer in tough economic times. Marketing is often not understood and, therefore, can be an easy line item in the budget to trim or cancel altogether. Conversely, tough economic times should lead to more of the budget being focused on marketing. This is the time to bring in new clients, not just sit around watching your customer base dwindle. It’s time to reach a broader base and do it quickly and effectively.
Smart businesses in the Bay Area, like yours, are choosing the Thumbtack Bugle. The value of using the marketing services of an outside agency is tremendous. Not only does it streamline the operation and allow it to be done in a cost effective way, it also makes sure it actually gets done. Too many times business owners have great intentions of completing the project themselves, but they are simply too busy doing what they do best.
They think that they can get their friends and family together for a week-
Often times, small businesses rely on word of mouth advertising, which generates more loyal customers. But when business is slow, you need to find efficient ways to increase sales. By accessing help from our street team, you will achieve the same feel as word of mouth in a much more efficient time so that sales can begin to come in more quickly.
Marketing has a natural impact on your business volume. If you stop marketing you will see business trend off. If you increase your marketing you will see business and client volume trend upwards. Every business should have a marketing plan that includes a budget for flier distribution. Even businesses that pride themselves on being built by ‘word of mouth’ need to give people something to talk about. Plan your marketing properly by using local bay area services at your ready.