PROMOTING YOUR BUSINESS ? Here are the ideas you should seriously consider:

1 “Expert” talks, presentations 49 Newspaper – “column”
2 “Guest” Register
50 Newspaper – classified
3 “Loaners:” books/videos/equip. 51 Newspaper – display
4 “Preferred Customer” event 52 Newspaper – insert
5 Bags / Gift boxes 53 Personal selling
6 Balloons 54 Personalities, appearance
7 Brochures, catalogue 55 Personalities, endorsement
8 Bumper / Window stickers 56 Placemats
9 Business Cards 57 Point of purchase
10 Business networking 58 Posters
11 Cash register receipt 59 Product label
12 Charity events 60 Product packaging
13 Child amusements -toys, coloring pages 61 Radio
14 Children’s play area 62 Rebates
15 Complaint handling 63 Recipes, others uses guides
16 Consumer shows 64 Referral cards/prospect
17 Contests 65 Sampling
18 Coupon mail packs 66 Scratch games
19 Cross merchandise/service 67 Seminars
20 Customer testimonials 68 Service reminders
21 Demonstrations 69 Show booth/graphics etc..
22 Direct mail letters 70 Sidewalk Footsteps
23 Direction signs: store, community 71 Signs – “A” frame
24 Discount/Premium Booklets 72 Signs – storefront
25 Electronic message signs 73 Signs – Vehicle
26 Employee name tags 74 Sings – Sporting Events
27 Employee product/service buttons 75 Special events
28 Environmental tie – ins 76 Specialties, premiums
29 Ethnic services – languages spoken 77 Sports event programs
30 Event sponsorship 78 Sports team sponsor
31 Fax Ad Flyers 79 Statement stuffers
32 Flyers 80 Store displays
33 Free information, instructions 81 Store P.A. system
34 Free trial offers 82 Student yearbooks
35 Grand Opening 83 Telemarketing
36 Greeting cards 84 Television
37 Home parties 85 Thank you cards
38 Industry Directories 86 Tours – store, factory
39 Joining Associations 87 Trade shows
40 Letterhead 88 Transit ads
41 Location, Location 89 Two for one offers
42 Logo clothing 90 Uniforms
43 Logos 91 Video tapes
44 Magazine – trade/consumer 92 Warranty cards
45 Maps 93 Window Banners
46 Mascot 94 Window displays
47 News releases 95 Yellow pages
48 Newsletters