Posts Tagged ‘bill glazer’

Direct Marketing Legend Lyman Wood’s 8 Tips For Selling A New Product

By: Darcy Juarez on: June 21st, 2012 7 Comments

This past Sunday, June 17th, was the anniversary of Lyman Wood Day… A 1993 proclamation given by the Governor Howard Dean, M.D. of Vermont cited Wood for: Spending “half a century developing and improving dozens of Vermont direct marketing businesses.” Providing “a model of socially responsible, values-based business management, long before the notion of ‘a bottom line’ was invented.” Serving “as  guide and mentor to innumerable Vermont entrepreneurs and direct marketers; ” and Being “a[…]


August 2000 Interview Between Dan and Bill (Pt 2)

By: Dan Kennedy on: December 7th, 2009 1 Comment

Bill: It takes about eight minutes to get out 10,000 messages, which is fascinating. Because Dan, as you know and we’ve had many discussions about this, my sales associates who work in my stores, they are required to make telemarketing calls to their previous clients, which is a very, very strong media which I highly encourage people to continue to do. But a good sales associate can make maybe, if he’s really good, maybe 20[…]


Bill Glazer Shares 7 Small Business Marketing Tips About Offers

By: Bill Glazer on: September 23rd, 2009 17 Comments

You should have one! Never, ever fail to make a specific offer or offers, and have a clear call to action. So much bad advertising fails to tell the reader/listener/viewer exactly what is expected of them, what to do next, and how to do it, in clear terms. Most ends vaguely: here’s where we are, here are our hours, here’s our phone number. Build an appealing offer. Most are very unexciting, plain vanilla. A strong[…]