There’s a common misconception out there regarding marketing strategy — that traditional advertising is dead, and that online marketing is the BEST. I’m going to go against the grain here and upset probably a large portion of newer-age advertisers here — traditional advertising is very much alive, and online marketing is just a fad…. However…. […]
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This section contains some essential marketing “How-Tos" for small business owners and Entrepreneurs. The goals are to provide critical information, tips and recommendations to understand the market, marketing programs and the internet to profitably grow your business. A critical component of these materials is show the integration of factors like price, product and service on success. After you have reviewed them, you should move on to the MARKETING TEMPLATES section located in the Navigation bar beneath MARKETING ARTICLES.
We know you know why your brand will be a success. But do your customers know? Not yet, obviously. That’s why when you’re branding your business , you not only need to convey your image representing your vision, mission, and distinctiveness, but also what your product or service can offer to a potential client. Sounds easy, […]
Truthfully, your business logo — or even better, your image — is the crux, the starting point, the light bulb, of what your business is all about. Why? Because we’re visual creatures. We identify by what we see first before knowing. That’s why some of the best global brands out there are so recognizable, even by people who’ve […]
Most of us understand basic marketing concepts and the importance of differentiating ourselves from commodities. This differentiation is generally accomplished by various actions including creating brands, quality, packaging, social and web marketing. This article argues there are other strategies and operations that can be more effective, less expensive, and simpler methods of differentiation for you and your company. However, […]
From the conference room, to the conference stage… Here’s how to create authentic communication with your team and audience, every time. Businesses are generally focused on issues like marketing, planning, operations finance and people. However, we sometimes are so excited with our ideas we pay inadequate attention to how they are communicated and perceived. Here […]