Strategy

Getting frustrated with growing your brand online? Here’s what you should do next
Business, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Strategy
October 29, 2020
Getting frustrated with growing your brand online? Here’s what you should do next

By Felicia Guthrie As a small business owner, growing your brand online can feel like it takes a lot of resources. It can be time consuming, cost money, and of course, it takes actual work. If you’re putting in the work but feel like you’re not seeing the results you were hoping for, it can […]

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7 ways small businesses can get noticed
Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
October 22, 2020
7 ways small businesses can get noticed

By Candace Huntly It can sometimes be frustrating for small businesses to be passed over because a customer wants to purchase from a bigger brand. While it might seem like being a small business among giants puts you at a disadvantage, there are many ways you can step out of the shadow of your large-brand […]

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3 things every small business should do before marketing
Business, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Strategy
October 15, 2020
3 things every small business should do before marketing

By Candace Huntly It can be tempting to “just get started” marketing your product because you “need to make money.” However, chances are, you aren’t going to be happy with the results you are getting because you haven’t taken the time to actually do the foundational work to set yourself up for success. If you […]

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10 things to ask before hiring a marketing agency
Business, Strategy
October 8, 2020
10 things to ask before hiring a marketing agency

By Candace Huntly The decision to hire a marketing agency vs doing things on your own is a decision that causes a lot of grief for many business owners and experts. There are a lot of factors that go into making this decision. In the end, you need to do what is best for your […]

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5 Blogging trends that will remain with us post Pandemic
Marketing, Strategy
September 24, 2020
5 Blogging trends that will remain with us post Pandemic

By Felicia Guthrie COVID-19 has changed our daily lives and many of these changes will stick around long-term, including some of the marketing trends that were front and centre during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. So which blogging trends will remain with us post-COVID? Well, let’s take a look! Create Value In order to […]

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My “Foolproof” blogging method to get over writer’s block
Marketing
September 17, 2020
My “Foolproof” blogging method to get over writer’s block

By Candace Huntly Is writer’s block holding you back from launching a successful business blog? If it is, you definitely aren’t alone. One of the ways to get over writer’s block is to create a blogging process. This is the 6-step process I use to write pretty much every blog I write. The key is […]

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5 ways brands can use blogging for business
Marketing, Strategy
September 10, 2020
5 ways brands can use blogging for business

Candace Huntly Have you made the leap yet to start your blog or is something holding you back? We have talked before about why blogging for business should definitely be on your radar when it comes to your marketing strategy. So, if you feel a bit stuck on making a final decision, check out: 5 […]

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My favourite marketing campaigns of all time
Marketing, Strategy
February 27, 2020
My favourite marketing campaigns of all time

By Felicia Guthrie A great marketing campaign doesn’t just encourage consumers to buy what you’re selling. It can speak to generations of consumers, inspire loyalty, and leave a lasting impression. Many of my favourite marketing campaigns inspire a strong emotional response, they’re moving, and sometimes they’re humorous. Let’s take a look at some of my […]

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Happy Holidays: 10 of the best holiday brand campaigns
Marketing, Public Relations, Strategy
December 26, 2019
Happy Holidays: 10 of the best holiday brand campaigns

By Ivie Ndep Holiday marketing campaigns have indeed become part of the culture during the festive season. I am a Christmas fanatic and I look forward to all the songs, Christmas lighting, decorations, and brands generally trying to outdo each other with their campaigns. This year, we see a lot of brands shifting to emotional […]

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6 ways to have the best break from business this winter
Business, Entrepreneurship
December 19, 2019
6 ways to have the best break from business this winter

By Felicia Guthrie With the holidays right around the corner, it’s important as a business owner or entrepreneur to take a break. This can be difficult for many reasons, especially if the holiday season is a valuable time for your industry, after all it’s a major consumer holiday. When you add any employees you may […]

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