[152] How to deal with freeloaders

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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

Key resources

The Soulful PR Studio

ResponseSource

Podcast Should you use a Facebook group to promote your business? (episode 126)

Podcast How to build a large Facebook community (episode 128)

Blog post Why we can’t offer you a discount

Blog post How much does it cost to put on a live workshop or conference?

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