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best sources for word of mouth leads #154773
11/17/04 12:46 PM
11/17/04 12:46 PM
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krstarkie  Offline OP
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Right now I have 2 restaurant suppliers in town that refer me almost exclusively. Any other ideas on businesses that sell direct to consumers that would benefit from a reliable electrician to refer to their customers (other than general contractors and other trades)?

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Re: best sources for word of mouth leads #154774
11/17/04 02:49 PM
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south bend indiana
from what I have been findinf out. realtors and mechanics are good for referals plus church goers

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11/17/04 04:01 PM
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Hi there krstarkie!.
Oddly enough, I have a barber that used to throw a lot of work my way, when I was an EC.
You'd be amazed how many people actually ask thier barber if they know of good trades people.
Besides I rewired the lighting in his shop when he first moved in there and I gave him a good price on the job, so he's more than repaid me for the favour. [Linked Image]


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