Rosemont Local Business Forum

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How Can We Get Other Businesses to Sponsor Our Nonprofit Programs?
Asked by Jeffery, Sandstone, MN on Aug 18, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion
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    Tom from World Motor Sports Breast Cancer Foundation
    Rosemont Area • 9 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Been attempting to figure this our for 8 years. We have a FREE marketing program for companies and they still don't seem interested.

We Are a Gym in Pelham. Any Ideas to Get Locals in the Door?
Asked by Stacy, Pelham, NY on Aug 11, 2017 • Tagged in Online Marketing

Hello, we are a gym in Pelham, open for 2 yrs now. we have a good size membership but would like to grow more.

Most of our members are from word of mouth, some... (more)

    Dennis Wilson from Dennis Wilson - RevLocal Park Ridge
    Rosemont Area • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, August 17, 2017
    Gympelham

    I am curious to know how well you show up in Local Search. Are any of those gyms your gym in the screenshot below? Nowadays, we all do searches for a product/service... (more)

New in the Industry of Professional Services, How Can I Grow My Business?
Asked by Lam, Saint Paul, MN on Aug 14, 2017 • Tagged in Customer Acquisition

New in the industry of professional services, howcan I grow my business?

    Bill Carroll from TransNational Payments
    Rosemont Area • 4 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Tuesday, August 15, 2017

    Lam,

    I always give my clients a great, experience. Whenever possible I refer individuals and businesses to my clients and several of them have reciprocated. Also look... (more)

What Are Your Thoughts on Having Virtual Offices?
Asked by Renona, Columbia, MD on Aug 05, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

What are your thoughts on having a Virtual Office? If you have one or know anyone that has one, what are the pros and cons that you may have directly experienced? I... (more)

    Kevin Strakal from Global Enterprise Consulting, Inc.
    Rosemont Area • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Sunday, August 6, 2017

    I think virtual offices are extremely beneficial especially in this day and age. No longer do we need a brick and mortar set up in order to be successful. GEC, Inc... (more)

Suggestions For Utilizing Facebook To Build Referrals?
Asked by Marcy, Vancouver, BC on Mar 28, 2017 • Tagged in Word-of-Mouth

Has anyone found a great system for automating referrals through a simpleFacebook page

    Bill Carroll from TransNational Payments
    Rosemont Area • 4 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Monday, June 26, 2017

    Marcy,

    What Facebook can be is a rally point, a place to gather raves, compliments and perhaps even resolve concerns, you can even incentivize referrers by giving... (more)

What Is a Unique Way a Charity Can Incorporate Your Brand/business as a Sponsor at a Fundraising Event?
Asked by Suzanne, Roslyn Heights, NY on Jun 22, 2017 • Tagged in Research
    Tom from World Motor Sports Breast Cancer Foundation
    Rosemont Area • 9 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, June 22, 2017

    We attend many motorsport type events where we hand out bags with our info in them along with companies that support us. We also just hand out info where ever we... (more)

How Do You Deal With Competition In Your Industry?
Asked by Mike, Sanford, FL on Mar 26, 2017 • Tagged in Research
    Bill Carroll from TransNational Payments
    Rosemont Area • 4 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    As iron sharpens iron competition brings out the best in me and my organization. We are in a very crowded and competitive marketplace, however we have thrived... (more)

If You Were Searching for Someone to Build You a Website​​, What Would You Search for in Google?
Asked by Brad, Glendale, AZ on Jun 10, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Just doing some research... Your answers are very appreciated :)

    Quittman Farmer from Qued Animations
    Rosemont Area • 3 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Monday, June 12, 2017

    There are many factors when determining how to choose who to work with to get your website done. Cost, the time in which they will take to complete your site, will... (more)

How Can I Get Loans, Partners and Investors for My Retail Business?
Asked by Clintal, Lawrenceville, GA on Jun 02, 2017 • Tagged in Funding

How to get small business loans, find investors or partners to help build your business and brand

    Nathan Henry from Executive Funding Group
    Rosemont Area • 9 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, June 2, 2017

    Hi Clintal,

    I'm an investment analyst for a finance company that provides capital for the growth of retail businesses. Must be in business at least 1 year. We provide... (more)

[Survey] What Are The Biggest Marketing Challenges For Your Small Business?
Posted on Mar 21, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

We want to learn about the marketing challenges that impact your business the most.

    Hans Schaetzke II from HGS Appraisal
    Rosemont Area • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, March 23, 2017

    People look to sales agents for value estimates on their residences but appraisers are the ones who are actually educated in that specific art. They can get a value... (more)