MSPs: New Client Acquisition By The Numbers (Part 1)

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At a recent meeting with some of my most successful clients, I revisited how to implement a new client acquisition marketing plan (sometimes referred to as an NCA). For starters, most make the rookie mistake of thinking marketing is ONLY about getting new clients. Hopefully, you’ve been hanging around here long enough to understand that’s a grossly simplistic and foolish …

5 Hacks To Combat Rising Costs In Your MSP

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If you are doing any kind of digital marketing or advertising for your MSP business, then you know that the cost for digital marketing has gone up exponentially. The other day I saw that Facebook advertising is up 61% YoY. Pay-Per-Click is up 15% YoY. Google display is up over 75% YoY. Across the board, all digital marketing is going …

4 Systems You Must Have In Place To Increase Revenue For Your MSP

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A Marketing Oil Well is a formulaic, predictable system for attracting and converting more of the right types of clients. Managing these MSP marketing systems in your business will help you understand what needs to be done to create working marketing plans in your business. These will help you develop systems, processes, and accountability in your business. Here are 4 …

What MSPs Need To Know Before They Start Selling

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A giant mistake made by MSP Salespeople… Dad joke first: There was a race between a lettuce, a faucet and a tomato. The lettuce was a-head, the faucet was still running and the tomato was trying to ketchup. Save your applause, folks, I’ll be here all night. Okay, I shall not quit my day job. But to the point I …

5 Keys To Building An “A Team” In Your MSP Business

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1. MSP Hiring: Recruit, don’t absorb. When we’re talking about five keys to building and hiring your “A Team” in your MSP Business, that includes doing things like creating a good culture. It also means constantly recruiting. I can’t stress this enough… You want to recruit and not absorb! The difference in absorbing, is that when you are desperate to …

4 Missed Opportunities Going On In Your MSP Business Right Now That Are Costing You Money

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Recently I responded to a commercial I heard on the radio for a local mattress store (it was part of a larger chain, but the phone number they gave was the local store). If memory serves, it was advertising a free “get better sleep” kit. Because I’m always looking for good marketing ideas and lead generation campaigns, I responded even …

How A Telephony Company Changed Their Service Model And Added $576,000 in NEW Sales and $8,335 in MRR in 3 Months

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Seventeen years ago, Allen Krueger, Jr., took over his father’s telephony company. He always joked that they were a “new old” company because they’d been around forever but had to adjust to today’s technology needs. He has since retooled the company by transitioning from a telephony-only business and into networking, VoIP and managed services. When I joined Allen’s team two …