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A marketing strategy tells you what to say, how to say it and who to say it to in order to make more sales. Our guide to the basics.

Market your business online - from your website to social networking, advertising, search engine optimisation, email marketing and more.

The basics you need to know about raising your business profile through advertising, and how to make sure your campaigns are successful.

Focusing on taking care of your existing customers could be much better for your bottom line than chasing new business. The basics of customer care.

No business can survive without selling. Our overview of planning your sales strategy and recruiting, training and managing sales staff.

Get the basics right - our quick guide to the main types of market research and how to get the information you need no matter what your budget.

Direct marketing is ideal for small businesses as it's highly targeted, cost-effective and simple to DIY. Our guide to how to get started.

Start here - find out how attending and displaying at exhibitions and events can benefit your business, and learn how to build your network.

PR

The basic things you need to know about PR for your business, building relationships with the media and managing the impact of publicity.

About

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is the largest accredited Chamber of Commerce in the UK with approximately 4,500 members. Based in the heart of Manchester City Centre on Deansgate, the Chamber has a strong presence in Greater Manchester’s ten local authority areas. It is committed to providing businesses with a platform to connect with other businesses, communicate their message and create opportunities for a skilled workforce. With an ever growing network and a dedicated policy team, the Chamber is the recognised voice of business in Greater Manchester.

The Chamber’s membership base ranges from sole traders, to large corporates across a broad range of sectors; there’s support for every type of business.

Its membership package includes everything from networking opportunities and HR support, to a huge range of international services and the opportunity to utilise its marketing platforms. Having recently moved to Elliot House on Deansgate, the Chamber can now also invite members to take advantage of its Members’ Lounge and Chamber membership means businesses can access preferential rates to the GMCC Meeting Centre – click here to find out more. The Chamber has local Account Executives and Membership Managers who are here to support businesses throughout their membership by providing valuable area knowledge and account management.

To find out more about Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and how membership can support your business, please call our membership team on 0161 393 4321.

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