Does your business have a page on Facebook or any other social media channel? If not, are you avoiding it because you are afraid that doing it will open your store to attacks from irate customers? If you answered yes, it may be time to change your perspective. One, irate customers will still talk about you online even if you do not have a Facebook page. The problem here is that you will not be aware of their negative reactions, because they will post them in channels that you cannot monitor. Having a Facebook page invites these annoyed customers to bring their complaints directly to your attention, so that you have the chance to repair the relationship. Customer feedback should [...]
It's only less than 100 days before Christmas but that's still enough time for any entrepreneur to take advantage of the opportunities for the season. What businesses can you start during the Ber Months? Here are a few: 1. Offer Christmas decorations - Us Filipinos love Christmas so much we celebrate it three months early. By September, we already have Christmas trees and parol on our window. Thus, it is a good idea to sell Christmas decorations. Try selling small items like Christmas balls, or bigger items like Christmas lights or giant lighted lanterns from Pampanga. 2. Sell toys for kids - Christmas is the gift-giving season. Children all over expect to receive their favorite toys this season, so it [...]
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