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The Best Communication Tools for Remote Work

Many of our friends and clients are suddenly transitioning to a remote workplace. Our team has been remote-first for years, so we took some time to break down some of our favorite communication tools. And with #COVID19 forcing many companies to transition to remote workplaces before they had time to plan, we hope this helps […]

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Why You Need a SWOT Analysis

If you’re a startup or a small-business owner, you might be wondering if spending your time working on a SWOT analysis is practical. Well we’re here to tell you that it’s definitely worth your brainpower. (Hold up… what’s a SWOT!? We got you. SWOT stands for strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.)  The strengths and the […]

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2019 Holiday Digital Marketing Strategies

An effective holiday marketing strategy could make the holidays your most profitable time of the year. But going into the season without a plan in place? Well, that’s as awful as receiving nothing but coal in your stocking. What is your holiday marketing goal? You’re not going to run a marathon without ever doing a […]

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How Social Media Fits in a Brand Strategy

Each social media platform has a preferred method of engagement that can affect how a business communicates its brand message. Think of it this way: Social media is a vehicle for your message, your brand provides the road, and your strategy is the map. There are various rules of engagement for representing your brand on […]

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How to Define Your Audience

One size fits all marketing doesn’t work. It’s like asking a question to a room full of people. Without eye contact, hand gestures or calling someone by name, they don’t know who you’re talking to – so they don’t respond. If you don’t define your audience, your customer doesn’t know that you’re talking to them. […]

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Is Email Marketing Dying?

Social media is the hottest digital marketing tool on the block. And with good reason – social media is a powerful platform for engaging with your tribe (and finding that tribe in the first place). So do you really still need an email strategy? We’re not advocating for the “be everywhere all the time” approach […]

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5 Top Marketing Trends for 2019

If you plan to kick off the new year with the same activities that got you by in previous years, you may find yourself slowly losing ground with your ROI. We’re breaking down what to expect in 2019’s marketing trends. The big buzz in the old year was privacy. We saw a crackdown with information […]

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How to Fuel the Flame for Your Growing Brand

You’ve got a terrific product or service that changes lives. Customers are knocking down your door, and you know you need to scale your business to the next level. But something is holding you back… Unless you’re effectively telling the story of how your product or service is really extraordinary (not just good, but genuinely […]

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How Much Content Does Your Business Really Need?

We’re asking a loaded question, heavy with expectations and standards and availability and a need for creativity. And importance. And it comes down to this: Content is king. You’ve probably heard that for years. (It’s true, BTW.) But let’s talk about what that really means.  How much content do you really need to put out […]

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What does it take to “level-up” your business?

Whether it’s kicking it up a notch or moving from 6- to 7-figures, there are a few simple, yet compelling steps you should be taking to level up. Successfully taking your business to the next level is the sum of small steps. You’ve got to be making something worth talking about. Usually, that means that […]

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What does your branding say about your business?

Business isn’t just business. Business is about emotion. Not just mine and not just yours, but the people close to us. It’s also about the feelings of your customers and the people close to them. This applies to ALL businesses. We’re in business because we love working with brands to create identities. Real estate agents help […]

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3 Powerful Ways to Build An Authentic Brand

Where does trust come from? We can’t possibly trust something we haven’t experienced before. So how does that work for your business? How can you convince someone to give your product or service a try? It comes down to the marketing adoption curve. Some people are comfortable with risk. Enough that they lean into risk […]

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