A rather large number of business owners and managers tend to sabotage their own experience. As a result, they lose out on an amazing chance to make more money and get what they want.
BarterPay Canada met with Franchise owners across the country in early 2017 to discuss the growth of Canada's barter system. The theme of this year's kick-off event was "Work Hard, Rock On", and was held at the gorgeous Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana.
I have heard a number of times from business owners who are just launching or within their first year of business that “their business is not ready for barter yet”. I can’t imagine a less accurate statement.
Every year BarterPay hosts a Cashless Marketplace in support of our Barterpay It Forward Foundation, which in turns helps charities across Canada. All Barterpay members are welcome to attend for free - we just ask that they make at least a T$40 donation to the foundation per person attending.
Whether you are expanding an existing business into a new market or opening a brand new business - learning how to leverage the best local barter exchange in the area can allow you to rapidly gain a foothold in the market. Part 1 of this blog will address proven businesses expanding into new markets.
As Canada's only national exchange with local offices across the country Barterpay is poised to come along side you in your launch strategy.