3 Great Online CRM Programs for Your Restoration Sales Team

Marketing isn’t done by just your marketer (if you’re fortunate enough to have one). It’s done by you, your sales team, your mitigation crew, your rebuild guys – marketing is everybody’s job. Which is why it is oh so important to keep tabs on everyone’s marketing efforts. Say adios to the archaic lands of Excel spread sheets (Excel and I have a love / hate relationship) and welcome online customer […]

 

Discount Graphic Design : A Website To Save You Design Dollars

When it comes to anything “graphic design,” most business owners shriek in horror at the thought of spending money on classy brochures. But what if I told you about a magical land where graphic designers bid for YOUR design project? Well, just call me a magician, because the site is called 99designs.com – http://99designs.com/ . 99Designs.com is a marketplace of sorts where those in need of design skills post up […]

 

The Buffer App : Post Anytime Anywhere on Anything

What do you always hear about social media? The key is… consistency. Posting around the same time every day or every other day is far more useful than posting once a month and hoping that does anything for your bottom line (I’m going to call it now and say it doesn’t do much). But when you’re running a restoration company as well as running in and out of client’s homes, […]

 

5 Job Websites Where You Can Post your Restoration Marketing Jobs

Let’s face it – there’s tons of turnover in the restoration industry. Hopefully, you won’t need to use this resource often, but when the time comes, it’s good to know some places where you can post up an open position or find a few high-quality resumes. Five Job Posting Websites for Restoration Marketing Jobs Indeed.com – https://ads.indeed.com/?gclid=CJG7nfDG0rUCFUWd4AodzW8Atg Probably one of my favorites, indeed.com boast of over 80 million unique visitors […]

 

SEO tips 2013 – Part 1

If you’re an SEO (search engine optimization) expert, click away. This is a basics post for those of you who don’t perhaps have a Ph.D. in search engine strategies. There are so many components of SEO, that we’ll have to separate it into parts over the course of a few months. Please know that I am no SEO mogul myself, but there are a few simple tips and tricks we […]

 

3 Websites to Make Your Newsletters Super Easy

The days of mailing out newsletters have gone by the way of the pony express (and thankfully too). Welcome to the 21st century, where we connect, like, share, tweet, retweet, etc. If your newsletter is still stuck in the days of yesteryear, then this post is for you, my friend. We’ll talk about the best content for newsletters in a later blog, but right now, let’s address actually having a […]