Membership in The Referral Network is offered by invitation from an existing member only to preserve the qualilty of services presented.
We know that referrals are an important method for generating new clients and customers. We also know that the vast majority of new referrals will originate within a 20 mile radius of your business location. That is why The Referral Network places the focus on local networking within your comminity.
As the membership develops in your local area the referral activity will also increase. The two sources of referrals to you will be from other members as well as public users seeking servcies you provide. That is why we request members to invite at least two of their favorite businesses to participate.
We only want 5 - Star rated services in the network to assure all users they can rely on The Referral Network to present the best, most reliable businesses we can identify. Membership is free to those you invite allowing them to evaluate the service without cost.
The Premium Resource for 5 - Star Rated Services
Good things happen when you join The Referral Network
Receiving an invitation to join the Referral Network is a compliment and testiment to the quality of the services you provide and the beginning of an exciting new experience that will benefit you in many ways.
The value of a personal referral of business serivces can save time, money, frustration and dissapointment. There is a certain integrity inherent in a personal referral from someone who has acutally experienced, first-hand the services recommended. When that happens every party wins, the service referred benefits, the customer benefits and the person issueing the referral benefits from offering a recommendation based on personal experience. All parties benefit from a 5 - Star rated referral.
The Referral Network offers an online presence for businesses and individuals. As a member you will have a fully interactive personal web page that will professionally present your services.
As soon as you register, your basic web page is active. Login to your account at any time to add your photo and logo, links and bio. It's easy, and only takes a few minutes to setup.
Why should you invite your favorite businesses?
Online ratings dramatically affect a chances of being recommended to other people.
90% of consumers look at star ratings before visiting a business and 88% of consumers trust online ratings as a personal recommendation. Customers are likely to spend 31% more on a business with "excellent", 5 - Star ratings and 72% say that positive ratings make them trust a local business more.
If you really admire a business, one of the easiest ways you can show your support and make a real difference in helping them succeed is to invite them to join The Referral Network.
Services you invite to participate in The Referral Network should, in your opinion, meet the criteria listed below.
- Exceptional service based on personal, direct experience
- Exceptional knowledge of services offered
- Exceptional reliability for delivery of services promised
- Exceptional performance in the course of delivering services
- Exceptional customer relations