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Is Email Marketing Dead?

Is Email Marketing Dead? Not if you consider how many of us continue to receive, read and react to our emails from company’s we have requested to receive information (ie … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Unites States Postal Service Helps You Reach Homes Cost-Effectively

Direct mail is among the most cost-effective ways to reach your audience.  Even though design, printing and postage, per se, isn’t inexpensive, when you average out the Return On Your … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Need Fresh Marketing Ideas? Read Trade Magazines in other Industries

Reading your own industry trade magazines should be a given. Not only do you learn about new products or innovations within your industry, but you can keep up with industry … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Change Your Message Based on your Audience – Even the Birds Know This

Turns out the city birds sing differently than their country counterparts. Part of the reason is adaption: city birds have to contend with the city noise factor and tall buildings … Continue reading

March 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Host Memorable Events to Make an Impression and Stand Out from the Crowd

Redmoon isn’t known for putting on boring performances. The Chicago-based theater company is know to wow its audiences with outstanding performances and over-the-top events. Its mission is to “transform the … Continue reading

March 19, 2012 · 2 Comments

When a Reporter Contacts You – Return the Call or Email ASAP

You get a call or an email from a member of the media and she wants to cover your business for an upcoming story. It’s not a negative story or … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · 4 Comments

Benefits of Blogging for Your Business and Three Easy Ways to Generate Content

Blogging for your business is a great way to share your knowledge, establish yourself as an expert, drive traffic to your business, create dialogue between you and your customers and … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Organize your Month and Year in Advance to Save Time and Money

Sometimes the smartest marketing strategies also are among the simplest. Not even really a “strategy” as much as smart business, committing to organizing your meetings ahead of time is easy, … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

How to Use Foursquare to Promote your Business

For businesses with a physical location where foot traffic is important, Foursquare’s check-in feature is something to consider. Foursquare also has recently added the ability for companies without a physical … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Offer to Speak at your Alma Mater – You Never Know Who You’ll Meet

Most of us graduate from high school and college and lose connection as we move on with our lives. That’s a shame because most alumni offices genuinely enjoy hearing from … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · Leave a comment


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