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Big Brother Big Sisters will hold their annual Bowl For Kids Sake
on, Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Academy Bowling Lanes. Sign up your team and show your support for an incredible local cause. Click here
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Christine Dubyts will sit on a social media panel
on Wednesday, February 13th at the Norwood Hotel to talk about engaging
your customer using social media. (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter &
Pinterest) For more information and to register visit, www.wbom.ca.
Want to get more out of LinkedIn for your business? Christine Dubyts will deliver a 3-hour training session, LinkedIn For Business
on Feb. 21, 2013, from 9-noon. For more information and to register click here.
Harwood Design Builders Inc. is pleased to announce they have hired a new inhouse designer, Genevieve Joyal, B.Env.D.
The Manitoba Tourism Education Council
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|Everyone's going mobile!
Yup, everyone's going mobile. In fact, according to the Mobile Marketing Association
(MMA), there are 6.8 billion people on the planet. 5.1 billion own a
cell phone but only 4.2 billion own a toothbrush! By 2015 there will be a
mobile device for everyone on the planet!
The MMA also reported
there are some countries that have more mobile subscriptions than
people. (How is this possible? Some people own more than one mobile
Here are a few more out of this world stats:
- It takes 26 hours for the average person to report a lost
wallet. It takes 68 minutes for them to report a lost phone (Source:
- There are more mobile phones on the planet than there are TV's. (Source: Jupiter)
- 70% of all mobile searches result in action within 1 hour. (Source: Mobile Marketer)
- 61% of mobile users who find your business while searching online end up calling the business
- 59% of those users end up stopping into the business
- 50% of the mobile users who found your business online end up converting into a purchasing customer
- Mobile coupons get 10 times the redemption rate of traditional coupons. (Source: Borrell Associates)
- It's projected that in 2013, tablet devices will make up nearly 21% of the mobile market
The trend to mobile is happening right now. It's time to ask yourself:
my customers accessing my website or social media channels with smart
phones and/or tablets? (HINT: Check your Google Analytics and
Social media analytics)
- Would mobile marketing fit with my marketing strategy?
- Could I improve my customer's experience with a mobile app?
- What about mobile coupons? Text promotions? Ads?
course there are many other questions you need to ask yourself before
making the decision to add mobile marketing to your marketing tool kit.
Here are a couple links that will give you some insight into mobile
marketing, or you can give your favorite marketing company a call (wink
wink) and we'll help you sort through it.
Dubyts Com. - Client Profile
The Original Pancake House
If you're looking for an all day breakfast at a restaurant, that in my opinion, has the best pancakes in Winnipeg
, look no further than your neighborhood Original Pancake House
They've mastered all things food and they're harnessing technology to
enhance their customer's experience by developing a mobile
Stay tuned for the launch of their .mobi site!
are screen shots of their website and mobile site. The mobi site will
have a list and map links to their locations, menu and any special
Women Business Owners Today
Features Dr. Natasha Turner
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