Archive for June, 2016
If you’re an inventor or the owner of a small business, you know just as well as anyone how difficult it can be to spread the word about your product or service. This is the first challenge for any entrepreneur; chances are that you will have competition, and the chances are equally good that some of your competitors will be more “vetted” than you are. Still, there has to be a way for you to get your name out there and convince potential clients, customers, and investors that you are worth the risk. Many find that the best possible way to do this is through trade shows. Trade shows are a great place for entrepreneurs to not only advertise their products or companies, but to demonstrate their services and inform an audience on a deeper level of their goals. But how do you do this effectively, and for that
The College World Series and Olympic Swim Trials weekend in Omaha found guests from Louisiana, Texas, California, and Arkansas to the house. And while the Omaha family has always drank tap water and skipped the individual bottled water option, they filled the small garage refrigerator with bottles for their guests. The Omaha residents explained to the guests that in their Nebraska home they drink tap water, but that the guests should feel free to drink the bottled water if they wanted.
On day three of the visitors the garage refrigerator was empty again. Holding an entire case of water, this is the third time the refrigerator was empty in as many days. An early morning conversation with one of the out of town visitors clued the home owner in to Louisiana drinking water concer