Video: How To Create Videos From Above

Video is the fastest growing form of marketing out there. It’s why Facebook and Google are is revamping their platforms to give more prominence to those users creating, editing and publishing more videos. CONTINUE READING

7 Tips To Remember When Trying To Make Business Connections

Many professionals often dread networking events. However, making connections and having a successful business can sometimes be one in the same. Here’s the thing, to truly perfect the art of networking and making connections, you have to practice everyday. Whether that’s talking to coworkers for a few minutes or working on your elevator pitch, be sure to find the best way to market your qualities. The key to a great business connection is sharing what you do and the goals of your company and listening to what your connection does. From there, you can figure out how both your similarities can benefit each party. Try to attend as many networking events to get a ton of practice.
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How To Immediately Request A Review With Your CraftJack Lead Manager

While much of your business depends on referrals and the quality of your work, more often than not, a potential client is going to look up your information, be it on your website, social media pages or CraftJack profile. When they do, the very first thing they will look for are reviews. CONTINUE READING

Facebook For Business

More than a billion people use Facebook to connect with friends, family, brands and services that matter most to them. Marketing your business and products on Facebook is a smart decision.

The social platform has completely transformed the way customers shop and review products and services. Creating a company profile page on Facebook will help you raise awareness for your brand, increase local business and, most importantly, reach new customers and drive more sales. CONTINUE READING

Contractor Spotlight: MCS Painting & Decorating

As a lead generation company, we have a chance to work with both contractors and homeowners. As time has evolved, more and more homeowners are choosing to get more involved with their home remodeling projects. As such, they want to hire a pro that will not only get the job done efficiently, but teach them along the way. CONTINUE READING

Announcing CraftJack Lead Manager Updates: Now Offering Garage Services

CraftJack is pleased to announce the addition of another new service to the CraftJack Lead Manager. As of today, contractors can sign up for a wide array of garage services.

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Video: Immediately Request Reviews

We are pleased to announce a new feature to the CraftJack Lead Manager where service professionals can immediately request reviews from leads. If the homeowner complies, the review would then be published on your CraftJack and ImproveNet profiles. CONTINUE READING

Video: Going Beyond Expectations

Numerous times on this blog and in our CraftJack newsletter, we have addressed common methods for not only meeting, but exceeding expectations. Contractors should maintain communication with the homeowner, set realistic expectations before the project begins, conduct themselves in a professional manner throughout the project or even provide one or two services free of charge. CONTINUE READING

Announcing CraftJack Lead Manager Updates: Now Offering Solar Services

CraftJack is pleased to announce the addition of another new service to the CraftJack Lead Manager. As of today, contractors can sign up for a wide array of solar services for both commercial and residential properties. CONTINUE READING

Industry News: September 2015

As temperatures cool, so does home remodeling work. Despite the upcoming slow season, 2015 has shaped up to be a very good year in terms of home remodeling and home buying. In fact, single-family housing starts have hit their highest levels since 2007! CONTINUE READING