Richardson Local Business Forum

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What Do You Do to Give Back to the Communities You Do Business In?
Asked by Keith, Richmond Hill, NY on Sep 17, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Since community is very important, I was curious as to what others do to give back to the communities in which they operate. I've adopted a private school and try to... (more)

    John Checki Jr. from Securities America Inc
    Richardson, TX • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Alzheimer's group, Messiah Lutheran Church, Mentoring local business owners, counceling widows and widowers.

What Are You Doing About the Data Breach With Equifax?
Asked by Ron, Saint George, UT on Sep 13, 2017 • Tagged in Online Marketing
    James Blume from Blume, Faulkner, Skeen and Northam, PLLC
    Richardson, TX • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Sunday, September 17, 2017

    Find out if you are affected. If yes, consult an attorney on the best way to proceed. Their new monitoring program has problems

Why Do You Think Some Consumers Are Frustrated With Today's Health Insurance ?
Asked by Valrie, Mill Valley, CA on Sep 13, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Why do you think some consumers are frustrated with today's Health Insurance ?

    Andy Wilson from Allegiance Insurance Agency
    Richardson, TX • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, September 15, 2017

    They absolutely are. Rates are skyrocketing along with deductibles. Not only are they going up, but the percentage being covered during a medical visit or... (more)

I Need Someone Who Repairs Sprinkler Systems In Richardson. Suggestions Are Appreciated?
Asked by Elizabeth, Richardson, TX on Sep 14, 2017 • in Richardson TX
    Elizabeth Rentz from BreakThrough Your Way
    Richardson, TX • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Friday, September 15, 2017

    Thank you everyone. I appreciate the prompt feedback. It's my yard sprinkler system and the guy that had been doing it for me stopped doing sprinkler systems and is... (more)

    Kenneth Wincorn from Law Offices of Kenneth G Wincorn, PC
    Richardson, TX • 7 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, September 14, 2017

    Contact Texas Sprinkler, one of the best in the Southwest. If it is major work they can help and if it is minor repair they should be able to refer if necessary. The... (more)

    Rick Clements from Upshaw Insurance Agency
    Richardson, TX • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, September 14, 2017

    Lawn or building sprinklers? If lawn then you might call Mustang Contracting at xxx-xxx-xxxx. Building I don't have any suggestions.

What's Your Favorite Way to Do Business? Casual or Professional?
Asked by Kyla, Winnipeg, MB on Sep 07, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

How does it relate to your ideal client? I've struggled with the question - always trying to squeeze emoji's into my emails. Then going back and deleting half of... (more)

    David Abadie from North Dallas Martial Arts
    Richardson, TX • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, September 14, 2017

    I agree with a few comments. I like to keep things professional. As a small business or with any business the first impressions and future conversations with... (more)

What Is the Best Way to Get People in to My Martial Arts School?
Asked by Richard, Johnson City, TN on Sep 13, 2017 • Tagged in Asking for Advice
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Looking for suggestions to find the right type of long term clients.

    Justin Everman from Academy of Combative Warrior Arts (A.C.W.A.)
    Richardson, TX • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, September 14, 2017

    It's a combination of what you say and who you say it to. If either of those is wrong you won't get clients. Putting bad copy out to the right markets just wastes... (more)