November 13, 2019

We Moved and Changed Our Name

The Freedman Company has changed its name to My Marketing Cure, LLC and has moved to 951 W. Pipeline Rd. Suite 444, Hurst, TX 76053. You can still use our old phone number of 817-282-0443. We still offer Direct Mail Services as well as new Marketing Services to help you keep you past customers and … [Read more...]

Popeye’s Chicken Sandwich

Good Morning I was going to write on something totally different, but then as I do almost every evening, I drove past the local Popeye's Chicken. As I drove by tonight (I wrote this Wednesday night), I noticed cars all around the place and out on the frontage road of the freeway. I noticed it … [Read more...]

Customer Service

Good Morning  Happy Halloween! May the candy that's left over be your favorite.Have you ever gotten a customer request that was so strange that you could not believe it, or something that you absolutely don't do? How did you respond?  Did you say "What the...! You want what?!" or "No way. We … [Read more...]

Who Are You Selling To, 2

Good Morning  Last week I went over two of the four basic types of buyers' personas (you can read about the first two by clicking here),   Introspective/Competitive and  Impulsive/Spontaneous. This week we will go over Practical/Methodical and Enthusiastic/Humanistic.Practical/Methodical - This … [Read more...]

Who Are You Selling To

Good Morning  Selling. That's is the most important job that you have as the owner of your business. If you don't sell, you don't have a business. I've know owners who have told me, "I don't have to sell; I have salespeople." My answer was, "Yes, you do, but when a big customer calls, do you help … [Read more...]

Recession and Your Business

Good Morning  A few weeks ago I wrote about whether we were going to have a recession.  Click here to read it. A few people contacted me about it, stating that they don't think we will have one. I mentioned that we might not have it this year, but maybe next year. At any rate we are due for one. … [Read more...]

Signs

Good Morning  Last Sunday my wife and I stopped by a Subway to pick up sandwiches for a late dinner. It was almost dark and we were able to see their lighted sign from a distance so we could turn in the correct parking lot. We weren't sure they were still open but saw the lights were still on and … [Read more...]

Birthday Promotion

Good Morning (Contact First Name)  Last night I picked up my free small pizza from Jet's Pizza. I got the free pizza because I had my birthday earlier this month, and Jet's sent me a post card with 2 punch-out coupons, one for a small pizza and the other for $5 off any purchase of $15 or … [Read more...]

Facebook, Google & Your Business

Good Morning  On Monday it was announced that attorneys general from 48 states plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia were starting an investigation into Google and a number of attorneys general along with the Department of Justice were also looking into Facebook and how the companies have … [Read more...]

Happy Labor Day, But

Good Morning   First off: Just wanted to let you know Forest Ridge Funeral Home had a great turnout for hosting the HEB Chamber's networking breakfast "Good Morning HEB." Now on to other things: Happy Labor Day!This coming Monday is Labor Day, the day that we celebrate the working … [Read more...]

Difference

Good Morning   I write this well before attending the HEB Chamber networking breakfast (Good Morning HEB), which is being hosted by my friends David and Michael who own Forest Ridge Funeral Home.  I hope to see a lot of people there. There might be a couple of bankers, a few … [Read more...]