South Ozone Park 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
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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)

    Richard D. Slaughter from Digital IP Services, LLP formerly Digitel
    0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Sunday, September 17, 2017

    I think it is important. I support various causes. I used to believe it was something you did because it was right and not something you talked about. However, I... (more)

If You Use QuickBooks (Desktop or Online), What Frustrates You the Most About It? What Do You Like Best About It?
Asked by Harold, Rochester, NY on Sep 13, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

QuickBooks is the #1 accounting software used by small businesses. But, like any software tool, it definitely has its pros and cons. I'm interested in learning about... (more)

    Maxime Ruperti from Max Ruperti
    South Ozone Park Area • 3 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    QBO is far the best since I am capable of providing to my clients account updates with the use of my phone if I am out in the field talking to them or they call me... (more)

How Do You Deal With Competition In Your Industry?
Asked by Mike, Sanford, FL on Mar 26, 2017 • Tagged in Research
    Sheldon Clarke from Cvariety.com
    South Ozone Park Area • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Friday, September 1, 2017

    Be convenient people are busy and often don't like to waste a lot of time.

    I try to let people feel there are getting more than there are paying for it is a package,... (more)

Where Can I Go to Build a Legal Survey?
Asked by Tom, Richmond Hill, NY on Aug 29, 2017 • Tagged in Legal

I am a Business lawyer and I'm presenting a series of free workshops about legal matters. I'm trying to target owners of small- and medium-sized businesses, so the... (more)

    Tom Farrell from TMF Law Offices
    South Ozone Park Area • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    My thanks to all of you who answered, and shared your experience and suggestions. This business of starting a business is all very new to me and I appreciate the... (more)

How Can I Find Clients for Online Training And Mobile App Development?
Asked by Stephen, South Jordan, UT on Aug 28, 2017 • Tagged in Selling

I have been producing professional corporate apps and online courses for 20 years for some of the biggest corporations. I'm now semi-retired and can develop these... (more)

    Tom Farrell from TMF Law Offices
    South Ozone Park Area • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

    In New York, there are Small Business Development Centers in each county, government agencies whose job...well, I guess it's pretty much self-explanatory. They... (more)

What's The Best Way To Get Your Name Out There And Network?
Asked by Amanda, Winnipeg, MB on Jan 18, 2017 • Tagged in Offline

Im new to all of this and any tips would be appreciated very much.

    Harry Singh from i2h Tech Software
    South Ozone Park Area • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Sunday, August 6, 2017

    I guess Low Cost Method is Guerilla marketing .

    Put sign on community Notice board. Laundromat , Grocery Store . .. Local newspaper Advertisement.


    Send some one out... (more)

Do You Use Skype To Communicate With Clients?
Asked by Chandra, Mississauga, ON on Jan 18, 2017 • Tagged in Software

What do you think of using Skype to video chat (or conference) with clients (i.e. for a presentation or consultation)? Do enough people have Skype? Are enough people... (more)

    Harry Singh from i2h Tech Software
    South Ozone Park Area • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Sunday, August 6, 2017

    Skype is a Good way to Get in touch with your Customer , Team and Friends . It help in Presentation and Sharing Screen.

    Skype to skype calling is Free .

    Lot of people... (more)

What Is an Inexpensive Way to Build a Website and Get It Out There on Search Engines?
Asked by Linda, Fort Lauderdale, FL on Aug 03, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion
    Harry Singh from i2h Tech Software
    South Ozone Park Area • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, August 4, 2017

    If you know basic HTML , You can make Your web site , using some of Free Template on the web . Or buy web easy 10 or latest version , Pick a template and you can do... (more)

Whats the Best Way to Compete With Much Cheaper Home Improvement Businesses
Asked by Jane, Conroe, TX on May 11, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion
    Hemwant Persaud from Anna Regina - Mold Contractor
    South Ozone Park Area • 7 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    Ms. Jane Tauer , like you we are confronted with similar issues. Illegals quote for jobs just to earn a day's wages. The additional burden of workers comp,... (more)