January is as good a time as any to go over your past year's business indicators and determine what's working and what's not in your business and the industry. It's also a good time to get out there and network with other business owners to find out what's working for them, learn more about the current trends and to pass around a few business cards.
SOHO Nanaimo is a 1-day business conference at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre on February 3, 2017.
Community Futures is proud to be a community partner of SOHO Nanaimo and offer you 15% off your ticket price when using promo code: CFCI017 SOHO is designed for small & home office business owners, those thinking of starting a business, entrepreneurs, and marketing professionals to connect, explore, network and do business.
If you’re a small business or new startup, you don’t have money to waste on expensive advertising like your bigger competitors can. To compete on the same level but with a smaller budget, you have to market smarter.
Start by brainstorming with your business partners and connections to come up with several cheap outside-the-box marketing tricks. Then, if you’re really feeling stumped for ideas, consider these