Contributor Level: Captain

Address books

Over the years, we have seen various ways to collect personal information and for getting your name out there. A few years ago, we took advantage of the promotion to get some cards made up  with our e-mail and names on them. We drop these into draw boxes and such at trade shows. I have also bought a little book that people can write in when we are on holidays, they can put in their address and any information they want.

Now in todays world, all I have to do is bring my phone along and we can do it automatically.

What methods do you use, after meeting and making friends of new folks?

Care to share?

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6 Answers

Contributor Level: Staff Captain

My cell phone is usually in my pocket and if I want to make a note or add a contact I can do so there. Even works for making notes while shopping if I see something I want to look up more info on later.

Contributor Level: Captain

Most of the time I swap E-mail,   I can put them into e-mail address book on my cell phone.

My cellphone.  Will just add info to my contacts

Contributor Level: Captain

Cell phone usually...

Contributor Level: Admiral

OK, I admit that I am behind the times.  I'm still using a dumb phone.  I have created online  "calling cards" printed  with my address, phone #, Facebook link and email address.  I hand them out on cruises to my new friends so I can keep in touch with others after our cruise.  They were inexpensive and have a beach theme.  I receive a lot of compliments on them.

Contributor Level: Captain

Always have a phone to put info in, but we’ve thought about getting cards.  We each have business cards (from more than one job each) but something non-business, with personal contacts for us, seems kind of nice.  Is there a name for that?  Would it be “personal card” instead of business card?


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