Click here HuntingPA.com
Outdoor Community

Taxidermy and Tanning Forum

Topic Options
#2595263 - Fri Feb 24 2012 12:43 PM PA Taxidermy Championships---Business Seminar
Paul C Offline
old hand

Registered: Wed Jun 15 2005
Posts: 1091
Loc: Erie, PA
A new BUSINESS seminar has just been added to the already terrific list of seminars for next week's convention. Christie Mahany, Marketing expert and taxidermy guru, will be presenting a fantastic Business Seminar on Friday afternoon. This seminar will be covering "Word of Mouth" and "Referrals" and she will explain how to actually make these work for you.
This one time only seminar is being offered in a special time slot so that there is NOTHING else going on at that time---so you don't have to pick and choose which one to see.
If there was seminar that is a MUST SEE in order to help your business grow THIS IS IT! Don't miss it!

Top
#2595278 - Fri Feb 24 2012 12:57 PM Re: PA Taxidermy Championships---Business Seminar [Re: Paul C]
wife-to-mike-o Offline
On the board

Registered: Thu Oct 30 2008
Posts: 293
Loc: chester county, spring city, p...
thumbs
_________________________
Keeping your dream alive, PTA life & UTA member, PAcert, State&Federal license
Mike&Jen Olszanowski

Top
#2595288 - Fri Feb 24 2012 01:11 PM Re: PA Taxidermy Championships---Business Seminar [Re: wife-to-mike-o]
JoeSimmons Offline
enthusiast

Registered: Wed Oct 22 2008
Posts: 548
Loc: SlipperyRock ,Pa
X3
_________________________
PA Taxidermist Association Certified Taxidermist

Top
#2596416 - Sat Feb 25 2012 11:42 AM Re: PA Taxidermy Championships---Business Seminar [Re: Paul C]
Robby5A Offline
apprentice

Registered: Wed Nov 09 2011
Posts: 26
Loc: NE 5A
I would hope that every taxidermist would know that "word of mouth" is the best form of advertising; and it is free. I would also hope. that most taxidermists know how to use referrals to increase your business and customer base.

What I would like to see is a seminar on Business Ethics or Professional Respect at these seminars. I know alot of Taxidermists would benefit from it.

I would also like to see some seminars for taxidermists on basic customer service. Too many times I have seen taxidermists treat potential customers and other taxidermists like pieces of trash if they do not fit into their elitist belief system or circle.


Edited by Robby5A (Sat Feb 25 2012 11:57 AM)

Top
#2596484 - Sat Feb 25 2012 12:47 PM Re: PA Taxidermy Championships---Business Seminar [Re: Robby5A]
Paul C Offline
old hand

Registered: Wed Jun 15 2005
Posts: 1091
Loc: Erie, PA
Originally Posted By: Robby5A
I would hope that every taxidermist would know that "word of mouth" is the best form of advertising; and it is free. I would also hope. that most taxidermists know how to use referrals to increase your business and customer base.

What I would like to see is a seminar on Business Ethics or Professional Respect at these seminars. I know alot of Taxidermists would benefit from it.

I would also like to see some seminars for taxidermists on basic customer service. Too many times I have seen taxidermists treat potential customers and other taxidermists like pieces of trash if they do not fit into their elitist belief system or circle.


You would be amazed at how many taxidermists do not know how to CORRECTLY use referrals and I'm willing to bet you haven't heard any of Christie's information either. There's more to it than just telling your client to tell others about you. Its an actual "system" that works!

As far as "Business Ethics or Professional Respect" is concerned I would say that goes more to what kind of person you are personally---not what kind of skills you have. However, I'm sure the PTA Board would love to hear your request---simply approach a Board Member at the Convention next week and let him/her know what you would like to see.

Christie's seminar happened at the last minute because of an overwhelming number of requests after the seminar schedule came out. If you ask for it they will deliver.
See ya next week!

Top


Moderator:  foxtrapperwoman, gary3414 
Google Ads
HuntingPA Sponsors
60X Custom Strings
ADT Security
Arrowhead
Boondock Outdoors
FoxPro
Growing Up With Guns
Hilltop Seeds
Hunting GPS Maps
Huntworth Gear
James Creek Outfitters
Knob Mountain Kennel
Lancaster Archery
Lowes Whitetail Scents
Martz Gap Hunting Preserve
Midwest Turkey Call Supply
Magees Optics
Mt. Hope Game Preserve
Night Eyes Predator Lights
No Limits Outdoors
On-Point Outfitters
Outdoorsman's Insight Magazine
Pheasants Forever
Premier Hunting Adventures
Randy Kuntz's Taxidermy
Realtree
Stony Gun & Archery
TrailCamPro
Two Bear Outfitters
Ultimate Camo
Who's Online
187 registered (7600, 10der222, 54flint, 1A archer, abowhntr4life, 17 invisible), 319 Guests and 31 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Google Ads
Newest Members
Jeff H., franchi99, momof4boys, skeetman, ehess60
32874 Registered Users
Recent Posts
mushroooooms
by highlander0059
8 minutes 43 seconds ago
this may opener stinks
by dpms
13 minutes 16 seconds ago
Using 2 3/4" Shell
by bigbear
17 minutes 58 seconds ago
The Last Trip To Camp
by huntscribe
22 minutes 4 seconds ago
Spinoff of Last Letter Game
by dc 21
25 minutes 15 seconds ago
Two part question
by Hunterknapp16
26 minutes 37 seconds ago
The last letter game
by dc 21
27 minutes 34 seconds ago
New Topics
mushroooooms
by highlander0059
Bagger Push Mower
by Fleroo
03:32 PM
New York lease
by spur
02:40 PM
Using 2 3/4" Shell
by nrowles
02:34 PM
Gotta love craigslist!!
by Bearklr
01:28 PM
Old lawn tractor
by pumpgun
01:00 PM
Helpful hint....
by Buckethead
12:05 PM
Top Posters
John S 37978
great white hunter 34460
RB-HPA 27569
RonM 26235
Bluetick 23235
DennyF 22655
TATERDAVID 22401
SigPro2340 21358
Peppy 20545
DIYASUB 19585
Forum Stats
32874 Members
100 Forums
103271 Topics
1314055 Posts

Max Online: 1692 @ Mon Dec 02 2013 08:38 PM