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Old January 21st, 2008, 11:51 AM   #1
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Going to a business expo...

I am going to a business expo in boston in a couple days. I am writing out information to hand out to prospective clients. The way I see it I have two versions I can write. Either I can write the cut and dry, condensed version of what we offer, or I can write the slightly fluffed version. Both are 100% accurate.

Which would you choose?
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Old January 21st, 2008, 11:53 AM   #2
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If it is sales type material for the clients, which I'm assuming it is, I'd fluff it a bit.

I hear you're good at fluffing too.
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Old January 21st, 2008, 11:55 AM   #3
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Real world answer: the condensed version with the facts. ime the fluffed version always leads to a future problem.

The answer we'd all like: ditch the convention, tell them you went and handed out the propaganda and relax whilst out of town.
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Old January 21st, 2008, 12:03 PM   #4
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leave out fluff. Then your customer will not be expecting fluff. Then when you toss in some fluff on the day you go to make a sale, you will have a better chance. If you use all your ammo too soon, you won't have any left on the most important day, that is when you turn in your final quote.
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