My name is Mark Baird. I am the founder of HirePatriots.com. I write about everything that helps US veterans, the organizations that support them, and US small businesses.
Recruit, Retain, and Market the Patriotic Way
This is a unique idea that is worth taking a look at. It is a way of branding your business and increasing your marketing, sales, and recruiting called The Patriotic Business Plan. This strategy is an employee retention and community outreach program too. Many businesses across America have used it. And it has earned significant awards.
It is so simple. It is based on the results created by a retired couple that wanted to help their community’s local US military, veterans, and their families. What they did became a sensational success. It has spread across the country and helped hundreds of thousands of Americans.
The Patriotic Business Plan is a program of a 501C3 non-profit, Patriotic Hearts. It connects community businesses and residents to their local US military in way that benefits eachother, and that stimulates the local economy at the same time. The businesses that provide this free service benefit in many ways:
1. Greatly increases your brand recognition and sales
2. Drives tens of thousands of new visitors to your website
3. Creates a huge new warm lead list
4. Makes recruiting many times easier
5. Gives you hundreds of thousands of dollars in free media attention on TV, radio and in the Press, and create dozens of public speaking opportunities
6. Creates a Corporate Social Responsibility program
7. Provides a community program that stimulates local economies and helps local citizens
8. Increases employee retention
9. Honors and enriches the lives of US military, veterans, and their families
10. Makes your company a representative of our award winning charity
11. Gives you greater access to US military bases and a presence at their events
12. Results in awards, accolades, loyalty and active support of municipalities.
This Patriotic Business Plan has received the Congressional Medal of Merit from President GW Bush, the National Leadership Medal from President Obama, been featured on FOX National Business News, NBC Nightly News, People Magazine, and received rave reviews by all who have instituted this powerful Cause Marketing program. (See its creator’s LinkedIn recommendations Here.)
Patriotic Hearts provides vital services to our active duty US military, US veterans and their families. And it assists as many US businesses and residents through its unique program.
When you join Patriotic Hearts you get a customized Cause Marketing site incorporating the following:
· Blog connected to all major social networks
· A State-of-the-Art Full Time job board
· HirePatriots’ One Day job board
· Copy about your business
This site’s content can be self-managed. Your site’s hosting and web services are provided at no charge. This site will assist you with:
Ø Recruiting US veterans for all available positions
Ø Marketing your business to garner more clients
Ø Receiving media attention on TV, radio and press
Ø Social networking and search engine optimization
Showing your respect and appreciation for the hardships endured by our troops and giving others the opportunity to do so too is a great way to increase your company’s reputation and loyal appreciation.