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Forum: Offline Marketing 28th January 2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By niksto82
Re: Reaching out to a client (of a past employer)

Well, I am not sure about this. Even though this is business, you will have to consider one thing. While you were working together, did your boss disrespect you in anyway? I mean, don't wanna sound...
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th January 2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By eccj
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th January 2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By msthing
Re: Reaching out to a client (of a past employer)

Yeah, people are often told that non-compete agreements are not enforceable, but they can be, I assure you. Usually, it's the big companies that go after top level executives or salespeople if they...
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th January 2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By Advanpro
Re: Reaching out to a client (of a past employer)

Personally, legal stuff aside... I wouldn't worry about it. I would contact whoever I wanted to contact.[/QUOTE]

I totally agree, take no notice and crack on. A mate of mine took all his clients...
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th January 2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By iAmNameLess
Re: Reaching out to a client (of a past employer)

Most non-compete agreements are unenforceable. If it didn't list a work radius that is "reasonable" along with an expiration date less than 2 years, there would generally be nothing to worry about....
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th January 2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By Kay King
Re: Reaching out to a client (of a past employer)

If you signed a non-compete agreement, you should know how long it was for and what the terms were. I find it hard to believe you don't know what the time frame or terms were. Not having a copy...
Forum: Offline Marketing 25th January 2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,042
Posted By tryinhere
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th January 2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,794
Posted By shockwave
Local Directory / Lead Generation (1/2 Ass Case Study....Results)

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This won't be any new, groundbreaking info for most...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th January 2016, 04:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By walsh259
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

I would send something smaller, like this.

HI,

I'm a local website developer that has seen great success in increasing other local business income by making a few minor changes to their...
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th January 2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By VinMarketer
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Something I've seen done well and generates more attention, is to focus in on one segment (as noted above) and also to include a printout of their site (1 pg) or of their Yelp page, or a screenshot...
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th January 2016, 01:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By SteveSki
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Search this forum for warrior member: AndrewCavanagh

Ask him about his "The Amazing 4 Line Letter".

Check out his Offline Gold WSO's and consider joining his membership site at: OfflineBiz.com...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By Computer Blue
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

My concern with the letter is that it targets anyone and everyone with a business and so comes across as a mass sales pitch. I would write shorter letters that are more targetted ie towards...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By Jack Gordon
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Excellent advice - this is how you connect with humans



I would disagree with this one... I liked the way you had it. If you are a great phone closer, you can be more aggressive. If you are...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By eccj
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

I was going to say the same thing. I wouldn't practice on my list since it is so small.

If you want to be the local guy why not just hit the streets first? Find an influencer and work something...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By akazo
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

You have a solid letter and everyone has their own style...
I would change " I help small businesses and organizations like yours get more out of the web. " to something like " I help small...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By ewenmack
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Grab the success of your client work and milk it for all it's worth....

like I did here for my friend...

http://i65.tinypic.com/2qw1tau.png

You must create as much status in the eyes of your...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By Michael Nguyen
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Trust me when I say this, you will **** up, you will mess up many calls but at the end of the road, you're going to have a skill which will be able to open up many doors for you. Before you start...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By Michael Nguyen
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

There is no right or wrong way to generate business but if we're talking efficiency and resources, this is probably the slowest way to prospect. If you also don't have JV partners, time for you to...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By GeckoTribe
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

Rather than leading with "My name is Joe Blow, I’m a web developer," which is about you rather than them, I'd go straight into whatever you expect would be most likely to get them curious. For...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By jicenogle1
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

I would call let them know you're sending it and then follow up with them. Just call and say who you are, why they want to talk to you, and schedule a time to follow. In my experience this will...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th January 2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By arrival7
Re: Mailing an Introduction letter out to local businesses, feedback appreciated

I would try posting on craigslist first before spending in money on letters. Don't get me wrong, the letters are a good idea but with only ten thousand people, everyone will know you before the...
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st January 2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,110
Posted By IMAnthony
Re: I think I just found a list of 1,000s + 1,000s of offline bizs that need our help!!...

What it's laughable is that some people have as hobby to tell nonsense stories but can't show any proof of what the say....just empty words.

Once a client realizes these kind of 'marketers'...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th March 2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 892
Posted By Brendon Zahrndt
Re: Whats the most you've made in a month?

Yeah bro - totally easy!

I do this thing where I dance around in a meat suit like the one Lady Gaga wore and I sing the Pharrell "Happy" song just outside PETA's headquarters.

Cashing in big...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th February 2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,076
Posted By iAmNameLess
Re: Need a decent Local Seo Presentation?

Matt, you should make a thread on it and share with everyone.
Forum: Offline Marketing 30th January 2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,442
Posted By Joe Stewart
Re: B2B No Call Lists, Laws?

This can be a bit tricky. I spoke to the FTC about this on two separate occasions and their thought was that I "shouldn't" be guilty of any wrongdoing, BUT...that doesn't mean that someone that...
Forum: Offline Marketing 30th January 2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,442
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: B2B No Call Lists, Laws?

There is no business Do Not Call list.

But I would never call Lawyers. I know they will send you a FAX about a fee if you FAX them.
Forum: Offline Marketing 30th January 2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,442
Posted By Ron Lafuddy
Re: B2B No Call Lists, Laws?

Great.

I don't believe there is a do not call list for business to business in the U.S.
Here's the thread you referred to in your initial post.

...
Forum: Offline Marketing 25th January 2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,048
Posted By Jason Kanigan
[HOW TO] Has January Sucked for You? Here's How To Make February Not Suck

Despite December being good for sales for many offliners and onliners, January has not been a continuation of that experience for most. I've seen a lot of posts asking, “Are your sales down, like...
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th January 2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By ofmedia
Re: citation template

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AnbNZs6ykYfUdEpubGpQYm04d2lKVEVFWXBsYmtuekE&usp=sharing#gid=0

I did not create this template, but found it a while back and helps to keep everything in...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th January 2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,840
Posted By Peter Lessard
Re: Calling all Offline Warriors - First Ever Client !!

Call of Duty matches on the big screen with pitchers of beer for winners, place will sell out ;-)
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st December 2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,005
Posted By BeauJustin
Re: Can QR code be used to leave reviews?

Read the book: QR Codes Kill Kittens

Just because something can be done, does not mean it should be.
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th December 2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 888
Posted By Rus Sells
A Glengarry Christmas

Thought we'd all enjoy a parody!

- Yahoo Screen (http://screen.yahoo.com/snl-holiday-skits/glengarry-glen-christmas-000000184.html)
Forum: Offline Marketing 18th December 2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,739
Posted By CupcakeCandyWolf
Re: I am too scared to cold call!

If the people you are calling do not know who you are, how you look like, where you live, anything...then have a little fun! YOU CAN BE ANYONE to them. So don't look at it personally.

When you...
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th December 2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 921
Posted By DaniMc
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By focusedlife
Re: How To Instantly Warm Up A Cold Call (Video Proof Inside)

WhoReadMe.com

But that's not the only way to reach the prospects.

You should use everything in your power...unfortunately not enough offline marketers care to do this...even though most ways...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th November 2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 13,144
Posted By baxterblue
Re: How I built a directory and make over $10000/month

I agree. This could be a real good plan IF he actually built it and built it the way he says he did otherwise it is just speculation and a theory at best.

I guess my problem with him posting...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th November 2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,040
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Rapport When Selling Services by Claudius

I received an e-mail asking me about which step "gaining rapport" was. Did you "gain rapport" before the "Small talk" or after you "set the stage"?

The whole concept is wrong.
"Gaining rapport"...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th October 2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By ronrule
Re: latest idea!!!

One of my favorites is to be a guy from a foreign country and then ask for advice on a forum posing as a cute American girl. That one always works.
Forum: Offline Marketing 28th June 2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 919
Posted By Aaron Doud
Re: How Much Is 1 New Costumer Worth To a Potential Clients?

In this situation I would use a coupon as that is an incentive for them to try it out. But it depends on what works for your client.

Also it may make sense to track leads (thus a call tracking...
Forum: Offline Marketing 28th June 2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 919
Posted By Aaron Doud
Re: How Much Is 1 New Costumer Worth To a Potential Clients?

I believe you need to ask them. Even in the same industry this could vary. Something like this....

"How often would you say your average client visits you?"
-About every two weeks.

"How...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 26th June 2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 750
Posted By WillR
Re: iPhone app that searches for local restaurants

I believe it's called Google.com :)
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 30th January 2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 662
Posted By LukePeerFly
Re: Not a great deal, but .COM's now $8.99 at GoDaddy

Code: cjc599V

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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,087
Posted By James Sides
Re: I am Rich from Internet Marketing!

I want to introduce a concept here.

If someone put a gun to your head and said you'd die if you didn't make $1000 this week online could you do it?

My guess is yes. Most times when people are...
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st March 2011, 07:20 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 28,430
Posted By MRomeo09
Re: How To Build A Local SEO Empire

Agreed if you're only planning on doing 1 or 2 clients. But for those of us with 50-100-200.... This method is invaluable.

And you say for a cost benefit analysis it doesn't make sense to do this...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st March 2011, 10:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,299
Posted By tpw
Re: Being Kind To Newbies

Here is the deal Doc.

Yes we do consider those things.

But many of those who are calling us out for being "rude" desire to learn from the best.

Sometimes newbies come into the forum and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,245
Posted By CDarklock
Re: WARNING: Traffic Travis sends YOUR data to THEIR affiliate companies

Translation: you cannot sue the makers of Traffic Travis for transmitting "your" data.

Imagine that the TT developers include a guy named John. John decides to enter a niche that you happen to...
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