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Archive for October, 2016

How to Measure the Value of Strategic Promotional Products

Today’s marketers give a thumbs up to strategic promotional products: 65% call them always or mostly effective as an advertising medium, according to Promotional Products Association International. “The old term, ‘ad specialties’ described something that you gave away free of charge, for goodwill purposes,” says Cliff Quicksell, a leading expert in promotional marketing strategy. “The…

Business Gets Personal with Logo Gifts of Appreciation

From logo gifts to personal notes, regular customer appreciation activities are an essential part of doing business. Without a doubt, reviews – good and bad – spread fast. Positive word-of-mouth (42%) is even more important than a sale or promotion (34%) when considering what’s most likely to motivate someone to try a new company, according…

Nonprofit Sponsorships are Good for Business

It’s fair to say for most businesses, the eyes of your customers are upon you. Some, in fact, may be taking a closer look to see if you’re “doing the right thing” in terms of social responsibility like nonprofit sponsorships . . . and they’re letting their wallets reflect what they see. According to Nielsen…

4 Quick Tips to Refine Your Marketing Strategy Plan

For small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) as well as many organizations and nonprofits, the fourth quarter is prime time to develop your marketing strategy plan for the upcoming year. And it’s the same period when countless other priorities come calling. Few, if any, business owners and managers are immune to the “many hats” syndrome. When…