My friend, Karyn Greenstreet, is an amazing marketer and small business coach. You can learn from her - and so can I. Here's how...
Imagine sending an email like this to YOUR subscribers (and please do TAKE Karyn's 2-minute survey too!)...
Subj: Your help with 2-minute survey + 22 gifts
I'm asking for your help to find out exactly which ways you like to absorb new content, learn new skills, acquire new knowledge for your business and professional life.
We're asking small business owners to take this quick, 2-minute survey with six easy questions.
But even 2 minutes is a lot when you're busy, so we're making it irresistible by offering you 22 practical, helpful free educational bonuses, just for completing the survey.
Can I ask you the favor of taking just 2 minutes from your schedule today to take our survey?
Here's where you can take it online: http://bit.ly/152avHr
Thank you for your help!
It is short, to-the-point, value-rich and specific to the needs of small and solo business owners.
You also get 22 amazing gifts - not for BUYING anything, mind you, but for sharing your opinions in a 2-minute survey. Wow. Genius.
By the way, please do take the survey - and get the gifts - this is a REAL offer in exchange for your REAL opinions. Karyn is not only very smart - but she's very generous as well.
Let me know what you think of the approach above - and please share your advice, insights and recommendations about surveying YOUR audiences, prospects and subscribers in the COMMENTS area below...