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Old 06-10-2006, 12:20 AM
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Quote[/b] ] Last year was horrible for cleanups, I did some advertising for it, so I was getting one time calls like crazy but people wanted it done NOW, I would tell them I'd be out next day, I'd get there and it was done. Plus wasting time/fuel giving estimates. blah no more.
Oh that would make me so mad. I don't blame you for stopping that.

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Quote[/b] ]I did however have an idea from your one post about getting media attention. I'm looking into all organic herbicides/fertilizers and I'm thinking of adding it to my services.
I think this could be really played up and marketed. There is such a potential scare factor that could be worked into it. How non organic can potentially harm children or pets or even the enviornment.
You could promote it as consumer and enviornment friendly.

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Quote[/b] ]But on the media topic, the one local news station has a weatherman that does outdoor features every day on the mid day news and morning news show, so I'm thinking I could get a hold of him after I have the organic products set up and possibly get on the show and discuss the benefits of it and show some of the products (no brand names mentioned so I can keep a competitive edge).
This sounds like a great idea. I would like to see bounce your idea off him to see if you could get this off the ground. It might be the perfect avenue to get you more noticed.
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