Awesome Client Appreciate Event Ideas – ShoeMoney

You love your clients. They make give you money. They also keep your business running. Maybe you want to make them feel loved. One of the best ways to show your clients you appreciate them is to throw a party for them. Not only are client appreciation events just great fun, they’re great marketing. Once they come to your event, and if your event is awesome, they’ll talk about it to their friends. And, to take it a step further, they might even bring their friends. This will only happen if you put on awesome events. Most corporate events are boring. They are stuffy and the food and the drinks really aren’t all that great. We’re going to fix that today. Here are a few events you can put on that will dazzle your clients. 1. Put on a Show Local talent are always looking for ways to publicize their […]

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Be Professional While Freelancing – ShoeMoney

If you’re a freelancer, the world thinks you don’t have a “real” job. I was once at a church function and heard one of our close friends tell my wife, “well, at least you work” while glancing at me sideways. I wanted to respond with snark, but I let the opportunity pass. Freelancers and remote workers aren’t good at banishing this perception. We don’t set boundaries. We make room in our schedules for random last-minute coffee dates. We say “yes” when we should say “no.” But setting boundaries isn’t going to be enough. You might be able to convince your friends you have a real job, but how do you convince your clients? Their perception of your work directly affects how much they’re willing to pay you. Today we’re going to talk about that. How can you be professional while freelancing or working online? Here’s how we re-engineer that perception. […]

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