When you’re running your own business, there will be times when you come across freeloaders – people who ask for favours, including free or discounted products and services.
In this episode, I share tips and strategies for dealing with these types of people.
Here’s what you’ll learn in this episode:
- Why being upfront about what you offer and what you charge can deter some freeloaders
- Tips on pointing people towards your free content and offerings when they request your time or products free of charge
- How using a ‘gatekeeper’ can make it easier to deal with freeloaders
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