Remember the fax machine? That handy device emerged on the scene in the 1970s, found its peak use in the 1990s and began a steady decline after the new millennium. Today, such electronic devices are hard to find but were the current trends in office communication of the time; and are typically part of an all-in-one office machine that can copy, print, scan and fax documents.
Office communication equipment has changed, but the need to have such tools at the disposal of businesses small and large remains critical. Although your computer printer, fax machine and teletype machines may be gathering dust in the stock room, your equipment needs today consist of other devices including the following to take part of the current trends in office communication.
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When starting a new business it’s important to keep costs low so you have a better chance of making a profit. You might not have the capital to spend to market your business online right away in the beginning stages of your new venture, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t low cost methods you can use to help your brand grow. With the internet boom, small businesses today have way more options when it comes to ways to market your business online, whereas in the past they had to rely on costly methods like printing out a lot of fliers and sponsoring local events and places in their community.
Here are five ways cost effective ways to market your business online: Continue reading 5 Ways To Market Your Business Online
Use Cross-Promotion and Strategic Tactics to
Turn Marketing Channels Into Promotional Gold
Last time, we talked about the concept of marketing channels. Now we’re going to get into some strategies for making the most of your channels.
Five Ways to Fortune
We recommend that you employ at least five channels to reach the same target audience. For example, you be a Hotel Amenities Supplier, send a weekly direct mailing to several travel related groups, network with travel agencies like the PeachSuite Hotel Supply, run a Web site filled with Hotel Supplies Online, and employ a referral program designed to generate recommendations from yuppies with disposable income.
Here are some marketing channels that you can use in concert with one another that tend to work well when used co-operatively: Continue reading Filling Your Channels With Money- Use Multiple Marketing Channels for Success