Why ferry service businesses use a proposal program instead of Microsoft Word
Many ferry service still use Microsoft Word or some other word processor to create their quotations. A previously created template is modified manually and then sent as a PDF. Sounds easy, but in practice this takes a lot of time, the chance of errors is high and you no longer have insight into your proposal after sending.
With the use of a proposal program it has become a lot easier and better for entrepreneurs. You still use templates as a basis, but now you have a full content library in which you can search and reuse texts. The chance of errors is minimal due to smart automation. And after sending you can still adjust your proposal and you will get insight when your customer views the proposal. The modern interactive presentation options make an impression and the option to digitally sign makes it very easy for a customer to agree.
The following blog will elaborate on how to make perfect quotations with the right tool: Read more why Microsoft Word is not the best way to create proposals
Companies that provide Ferry Service can create winning proposals for their clients by using proposal software. Our free sample proposal template shows an example of how to pitch your services. The scope of the proposal includes sections and allows for online signatures for faster sign-off. All of our templates are completely customizable to suit your company, your brand, and your projects.
Advantages of a proposal program:
Striking innovative smart proposals
Automate and save valuable time
Win more tasks by sending digital proposals
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"Offorte helps us to distinguish ourselves in our market. Because we can issue a beautiful proposal digitally, we lower the threshold for the customer to sign. It also helps in ease, they can sign from home without having to physically come to the store. That's great!"
Petrit van der Spoel
Online Marketeer, De Vloerenman
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Why smart software is important for businesses in the ferry service sector
Ferry Service companies can make the most of their time and money by using proposal software to streamline their quoting and proposal processes. The software allows you to create professional documents that will impress your prospects and help you win more business. Proposal software is used by marketing and sales teams to create sales documents that are clear, concise, and professional. They’re also a great way to stand out from the competition because they’re typically more visually compelling than other methods of quoting and proposal. Ferry Service companies can also use proposal software to generate valuable data about the performance of their sales activities. This data can be used to improve performance in the future.
A ferry is a boat or ship that provides the service of transporting passengers, and sometimes their vehicles, across a body of water. A ferry is distinguished from other means of transport, such as a bus or a car, by the fact that it runs on water. In modern times, this usually means a crossing of an ocean, lake, or river, but may also mean a trip across a bay or a small part of the ocean.