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Q: I recently opened awomen's fitness center. Even though I've been open for twomonths, I have hardly any members. Any ideas on how to findcustomers? Name withheld

A: Marketing a new businessis always a challenge-unless you're lucky enough to be sellinglife preservers to people jumping from a sinking ship. One easy wayto pique the interest of prospective customers is to offerintroductory specials. Just make it clear that those specials arelimited introductory offers so you're not stuck with prices orpackages that don't allow you to make a decent profit onceyou're off and running. Bargains always capture a lot ofattention, so consider advertising your offer in media that willreach potential customers.

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