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7 Growth Opportunity Questions
As you create your travel plans, ask yourself and your team the following 7 questions to help you discover new growth opportunities on the road.
Define Your Wins
Take the time to define the short- and long-term goals of your business trip. A little pre-planning can lead to big returns!
Turn One Trip Into Multiple Wins
It can pay to extend your business trip by a day, add one or two strategic to-dos to your agenda, and build your business even more.
Build Your Local Intelligence
Before arriving at your destination and meeting with customers and prospects, to prepare, do some research and then fill out this worksheet.
What to Do When You Return
In some ways, the most important part of your trip happens when you return. Track your many leads, sales, and ideas on this worksheet—and then follow up.
Your High Return on Travel Plan
Before your next business trip, take time to create your a travel plan that will make the most of your travel investment.
Can you pitch your business in the time it takes to go up 3 floors? This worksheet will help you hone your skills.
Social Networking Strategies
Like everything in business, social media needs a plan. Use this worksheet to build and bolster your social media presence and impact.
Keeping customers is important to the long-term health of your business. Make a plan for customer retention with this marketing worksheet.
Design a Business Card and Brochure
Tried-and-true marketing tactics like business cards and brochures may seem old fashioned but the truth is they work.
Table: Convert Prospects into Customers
You’ve attracted prospects, now build relationships, and turn those prospects into customers.
Worksheet: Convert Prospects into Customers
Use this worksheet to determine which strategies you'll use to turn prospects into customers.
Wondering if your customers think you're doing a good job? Ask them!
It pays to take care of your best customers. Loyalty programs make customers feel valued and keep them coming back.
Use this worksheet to list newsworthy ideas and to list potential media contacts who cover issues related to your company.
By Rhonda Abrams on October 18, 2017
It’s not yet Halloween, but for many small businesses, planning for the holiday season has started in full force. If you own a small business, it’s time to start getting ready for one of the most important days of the year: Small Business Saturday. In all my years working with and writing about small businesses, … Read more »
By Rhonda Abrams on October 11, 2017
October is National Women’s Small Business Month, and as a gift to themselves, I want female small business owners and entrepreneurs to give themselves a gift: greater confidence. I want you to give yourself more credit for your accomplishments and learn a critical business skill. I want you to learn how to toot your own … Read more »
By Rhonda Abrams on October 9, 2017
At only 24 years of age, newly out of college, Nick Sharma became the owner of a failing small grocery store in the upscale Silicon Valley town of Menlo Park, California. In 11 years, Nick transformed a dusty, tired store into a popular destination for both tech millionaires and neighborhood kids. And he’s landed customers … Read more »