LMS Solutions President Named Chairman of PV Chamber

LMS Solutions, Inc. CEO and President David Akers has been named Chairman of the Perkiomen Valley Chamber of Commerce. The PV Chamber has been “Minding Your Business” for more than 50 years! The Perkiomen Valley is the beneficiary of many diverse businesses, excellent school systems, dedicated government officials and community-minded residents. In addition, there are many…

Customer Service Never Goes Out of Style

No matter what business you are in, you are in the customer service business. Without customers, your business wouldn’t exist. If you’re thinking that just because you don’t work in retail or ever have any contact with a customer you shouldn’t have to worry about customer service, you’re making a big mistake.   Whether you’re…

How to Handle Customer Reviews Online  

Almost all buying decisions customers make online are directly influenced by reviews and recommendations. Whether they’re shopping for a T-shirt or an afternoon snack, people like to look at reviews before they make a decision. Yelp, for example, has become the go-to resource for people who are looking to decide which restaurant they want to…

Are Your Competitors Attending the Same Event?

Attending trade shows is an excellent way to grow your customer base and network with current customers. However, it is important to remember that your competitors will also be attending those trade shows, seeking to make your current customers theirs and keep you from snagging those new clients. Therefore, it is important that you make…

10 Tips for a Terrific Expo

Expos can be a great marketing tool and an effective way to gain positive exposure for your company or product. But if you’re new to the world of expos and trade shows, it can also be intimidating and potentially overwhelming. Here are ten tips to help newbies have a terrific expo experience. 1. Identify Three…

Small Business Owners Beware!

Small Business Owners Beware! As a local business owner, you’re always keeping a close eye on expenses and cash flow. Becoming a victim to a common scam can be devastating, if not extremely annoying to a business. Unfortunately, there continues to be individuals and companies that prey on innocent and unsuspecting honest business owners. To…

How To Publicize Your Local Business

If you own and operate a small business, you may wonder why some businesses seem to achieve success almost effortlessly, while others struggle, even if they are well–managed. This seems to be especially the case in tough economic times. If your small business is finding it difficult to achieve its sales targets, it may seem…