I have worked with hundreds of Hubspot customers over the years and I see all walks of life and business sizes. Although I think Hubspot is great, it isn't the answer to big success. That is unless you use it effectively. I have seen companies big and small fail on hubspot. I have also seen many companies flounder and muddle around for years in mediocrity. I have even seen hubspot partners that could barely use the software and they are supposed to be experts.
Branding Tips to Increase Sales
Small business owners are funny. I know because I am one. Sometimes we are successful in spite of ourselves. Other times we pay dearly because of our shortcomings. If you are a CEO of a small business or just a small business owner, you have probably dreamed big dreams. We all have.
When starting your business you are always looking for opportunities to meet other business people to try to sell your product/service to. 5 years ago one of the best places to make business connections was your local chamber of commerce. I have been a member to two different chambers over the years. The first one in Lancaster, PA where I ran my business before I moved to Texas and then the next one was the Fort Worth Chamber where I live now.
This article is continued from yesterday's post. Enjoy!
Develop a strong plan and create an ongoing system.
Every business should be marketing their company on a regular basis. I know many of you may be thinking, "Well of course this marketing guy thinks this, this makes him rich". Ok, so to some extent you are correct, this is how Brandwise makes our money. However, keep in mind if at the end of the day you do not feel like your marketing dollars were well spent… will you continue to pay us? It isn't likely.