Broadcasting Build-a-Pondless: 9-26-2006

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by BSDeality, Sep 26, 2006.

  1. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    I will be broadcasting a Build-a-pond seminar today that I will be hosting. The class will run from 8am to 5pm (EST). I encourage you to check it out at some point if you can.

    The Website is http://statelinelandscaping.com/webcam where you can see a snapshot. There is a link below the picture that will pop up a new blank window that will refresh automatically.

    Has anyone ever done something like this to stir up some interest in your customer base? I communicate my invoices, estimates, etc with 90% of my customers via e-mail. I'm curious to find out if I can get enough of them to check in for 5 minutes while theyre at work and generate some possible leads to sell more ponds and pondless'
     
  2. LindblomRJ

    LindblomRJ LawnSite Silver Member
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    Cool deal. I would like to learn more about ponds selling care etc. Not a whole lot of that around here. I did sell Koi and various gold fish when I had the pet store.
     
  3. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    The camera is online, I will be repositioning it in a few minutes to get a greater angle. Please excuse the poor quality, its obviously not the same as a 4mega pixel camera.

    Have a great day, thanks for watching.
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  4. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    As of 5:15 we had over 100 visitors watch us sweat. The job is 90% done, just some final touching up which I wanted to do on my own anyway. I'll upload some pictures off the digital camera later this evening.

    Matt
     
  5. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Senior Moderator
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    Cool, thanks for taking the time to share. :)
     
  6. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    You're very welcome Jodi, I'm surprised there weren't more comments, I guess most couldn't watch it since they had to work... oh well. It's the thought that counts, I have plenty of pictures from the digital camera to upload tonight or tomorrow.
     
  7. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    new pictures are up in this thread
     
  8. Waterscapes By Design

    Waterscapes By Design LawnSite Member
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    Hey I just sent you a pm....Asking if you would shoot me an email if ya do this again...
     
  9. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    I will certainly keep you in mind if I do another broadcast. It was a pretty successful idea, while I didn't sell any directly from the day of the broadcast I certainly peeked a few peoples interests in ponds and pondlesses. My supplier also liked the idea and he is the one that really puts on the classes, so I'm sure there is a possibility of broadcasting another event. hopefully with a much better quality picture this time.
     

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