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Elmhurst to host small business workshop

Published: Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 9:10 a.m. CDT

ELMHURST – The United States Postal Service invites small businesses to attend a “Grow Your Business Day” workshop.

The workshop aims to help entrepreneurs and proprietors promote their businesses using direct mail, without the cost of mailing lists or permits, according to a post office news release.

In this one-hour presentation, postal experts will show how to select a campaign message, target an audience and prepare Every Door Direct mailings. Attendees will also learn about the Postal Service’s new Direct Mail Hub, a website that has simple, cost-effective ways to tap into the marketing advantages of Direct Mail, the release said.

An Every Door Direct workshop will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 22 at the Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Ave.

Seating is limited. Register at eddmrsvpcid@usps.gov or call 708-563-7787.

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