Does your business slow down in the summer? Every business has its busy seasons and slow seasons, and for many small businesses the summer is a time when business is down. It may be because decision makers are on vacation or the heat just has everyone moving more slowly than usual. Or it may be because you expect business to be slower in the summer and don’t pursue new clients the way you do at other times of the year.
Whatever the reason, you can make more money this summer by creating a summer marketing plan. Think about what your customers need this summer (No, probably not a pitcher of margaritas–unless your business is a bar!) and offer it to them. Here are some ideas. [Read more…]