In the early stages of your business there are numerous ways for you to begin promotion. While some of these options don't scale, they can still help you to get the name of your business out there and bring in customers.
One of these activities is to simply attend local meetings and events:
Leverage your hometown or nearest big city to attend marketing groups and meetings. Chamber of Commerce meetings or local business groups are a great place to start. It’s not that you will necessarily find your ideal customer in your backyard, but once you start talking about your new company, your networking may uncover other opportunities. In addition, the people you meet may know other people that will help propel your business forward.
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