The subject of referral marketing is a tricky one for some agents. They know the importance of having clients refer business to their agency, but they hate asking. If you can relate to that mentality, fear of “bothering” clients could be causing you to miss out on many opportunities.
Marketing your agency requires a delicate balancing of budget and resources. As a small business, it is difficult to compete with more established organizations that have more spending power and resources. So, you must get creative in order to break through the noise and make people take notice of your agency. Fortunately, there is no shortage of great, low-cost or free marketing ideas available.