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Professional system without the cost
As an online booking system is based on a software as a service model a monthly fee is charged to use the service instead of directly purchasing standalone software. Most small business cannot afford to build their own booking software. Using an online booking service allows them to offer a professional booking system for their business.
Create processes that can run without you
As a small business owner, you provide the blood sweet and tears that keeps your business running, so the idea of your business running without you can be difficult to accept. But as hard as it is to relinquish control, it's essential if your business is to grow to the next level.
There are only so many hours in the day, and one person (even one extremely dedicated person) can only do so much. You need to spread the load.
List your website on Free Directory lists and Google Places to be found by more people.
Use Social Networking
Create a Facebook page and twitter account to communicate to your clients about specials and last minute appointment opportunities.
An online booking service works like an online receptionist for your business. This frees up the receptionist to provide a better quality service when clients arrive and depart. For a smaller business the online booking system can reduce the need for a receptionist.
The best tip of them all; let bookitlive handle the scheduling.