The Service Profit Chain – Why Employee Engagement Matters

The Service Profit Chain – Why Employee Engagement Matters

by Michael Brenner on Apr 10, 2019 in Employee Activation

When you master the concept of the service profit chain, you can unlock the secret to higher profits. This groundbreaking idea shows the irrefutable link between employee satisfaction, customer loyalty, and ultimately, profits. If you haven’t read the book of the same name yet, put it on your must-read list for this spring. The Service Profit […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Content Promotion

The Ultimate Guide To Content Promotion

by Michael Brenner on Apr 8, 2019 in Content Marketing

Creating great content is obviously an important part of any content marketing plan, but your job doesn’t end as soon as you hit the publish button. If that content is going to bring you any benefits, people need to actually read it, and so your content promotion strategy is just as vital as the research […]

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What Is Marketing?

What Is Marketing?

by Michael Brenner on Apr 4, 2019 in Marketing Strategy

Let’s face it, to the average business person, marketing equals promotion. Marketing is what you say and how you say it when you want to explain how awesome your product is and why people should buy it. Marketing is an ad. Marketing is a brochure. Marketing is a press release. And more recently, Marketing is […]

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What Should Your Martech Stack Look Like?

What Should Your Martech Stack Look Like?

by Michael Brenner on Apr 3, 2019 in Marketing Strategy

Marketing technology – or martech – has evolved in leaps and bounds in recent years. Whatever the marketing task you want to complete, you’re almost guaranteed to find software out there to help you complete that task. It’s also pretty certain that you’ll need more than one tool, which is where your martech stack comes […]

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How Often Should You Blog? [Blog Post Frequency RESEARCH]

How Often Should You Blog? [Blog Post Frequency RESEARCH]

by Michael Brenner on Apr 1, 2019 in Content Marketing

In the world of content marketing, the lifeblood of your program is content. Much of that content is in blog form. Blogs help you attract new clients by answering questions and providing insights on their challenges. We believe strongly that blogging with consistency is necessary for content marketing to work. Frequency really does matter. But, […]

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How I Doubled My Email Open Rate Overnight

How I Doubled My Email Open Rate Overnight

by Michael Brenner on Mar 27, 2019 in Content Marketing

Towards the end of 2018, and as is true for many things in life, I felt like it was time for a refresh … of my email marketing strategy. Although I have a solid, growing list of subscribers, it’s inevitable that over time you’ll need to take a deep dive through your contacts. As people […]

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