Time to spread a little cheer: Three steps to creating your company holiday card

The holiday season is right around the corner (literally), and one traditional item for most organizations is sending out a holiday card. For what is seemingly a simple item, it can often be fairly complex when deciding the card design and what it should say. Fortunately, whether you are looking to print or email (or both) your greeting, it’s not too late to get it done and we’re here to help.

Three steps to creating a company holiday card

Use these three steps to help you with the creation of your holiday card and the organization of your mailing list:

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Recalibrate your buyer personas in times of change

Change is a constant, but lately it’s been a bit extra. And chances are, your target audience might be shifting as well. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally adjusted the ways we live: many of us have lost or changed jobs, our home lives have new dynamics, we’re spending more time outside, we’ve cancelled plans and maybe even rethought our long-term trajectories. With all this change, it’s more important than ever to recalibrate your marketing strategies, starting with your buyer personas.

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Video marketing is important, and here’s why

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If you feel like video is everywhere, well, it is. And there’s a good reason for it – according to a recent study by Zenith, it’s estimated people will spend 100 minutes every day watching online videos in 2021. What does this mean for marketers? Now, more than ever, it’s time to add video into your marketing strategy.

Three reasons why video is an important addition to your marketing mix

Still on the fence? Have some concerns? Here are a few solid reasons why video is an important part of your marketing strategy: 

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New to Remote Work? 7 Tips from a WFH Pro.

Working from home was everybody’s dream—until it suddenly became reality.

As a writer who’s worked remotely for close to two decades, I can’t count the number of times people have told me, “You’re so lucky! I’d love to work in my pajamas!” While telecommuting definitely has perks (no gridlock, no dress code), it comes with a unique set of challenges. Here are a few pro-tips for navigating your new WFH life. Continue Reading

Resources for marketers navigating outreach during the coronavirus

For many in the marketing field, knowing how to communicate to customers, prospects and employees during this pandemic is causing some anxiety. To ease the uncertainty of what to say and how to continue promoting products and services in a professional manner, I have compiled a few helpful resources.

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Considerations for communicating your brand during uncertain times

The COVID-19 pandemic has left many companies uncertain of how to communicate to both their customers and their employees. Simply ignoring the current events and carrying on business-as-usual could make your organization appear callous. On the other hand, trying to come across as an expert on something you don’t know much about could lead to issues down the road.

Communication can definitely get complicated very quickly and leave companies not sure how to proceed. To help you navigate this new territory, we have a few tips and best practices to take into account.

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How to Write Effective Subject Lines

Effective subject lines are key to any email marketing efforts. They are the first line of defense that will determine if your email will see the light of day and ultimately convert.  

Deciding what subject line is going to be the perfect mix of informative and enticing can be quite the challenge, luckily there are a few tricks and best practices to set your emails apart from the pack. 

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Three ways to effectively use your marketing personas

Creating marketing personas can be a fun exercise. You get a chance to really dive into who makes up your target audience, and in a way, get to know them. And now that you have these marketing personas, the next step is putting them to good use, and apply these findings to create successful sales and marketing campaigns.

Not sure where to start? Here are three ways you can put your marketing personas to good use:

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