This Week in Marketing: Getting into the Specifics of Cause Marketing

Cause marketing is an interesting concept. On the surface, this term refers to the practice of a for-profit company working to benefit a nonprofit charity or supporting a social cause. When taking a closer look, the specifics of cause marketing are quite detailed. In this installment of This Week in Marketing, Sam and I decided … Continue reading “This Week in Marketing: Getting into the Specifics of Cause Marketing”

This Week in Marketing: Marketing to the Baby Boomers

We are living in fascinating times – said every philosopher ever…. But seriously, from a marketing standpoint, the past couple decades have arguably seen more change and development than in the rest of human history. The dawn of the internet and the age of constant connectedness have definitely overshadowed key advancements like the printing press … Continue reading “This Week in Marketing: Marketing to the Baby Boomers”

This Week in Marketing: How to Get the Creative Juices Flowing in Your Marketing Team

The imagination is a fascinating thing. It is one of the few remaining human capabilities that machines cannot fully mimic. It has the ability to turn mundane concepts into something truly extraordinary. We see this all the time in pop culture. If you know me personally, you probably know how much I love The Office. … Continue reading “This Week in Marketing: How to Get the Creative Juices Flowing in Your Marketing Team”

This Week in Marketing: How to Enter the Canadian Market Without Missing a Beat

Many people (and businesses) assume that the approach for marketing to Canadians is very similar to marketing to Americans. On the surface level, this is an easy misconception. The people look similar, sound similar, and have a relatively similar outlook. But, when you dive into the specifics of how these two segments function as consumers, … Continue reading “This Week in Marketing: How to Enter the Canadian Market Without Missing a Beat”

How Traditional Content Writers Can Thrive in a Video-Centric Marketing World

Unless you’ve been living on a deserted island for the past few years, it should come as no shock that the age of video has fully engulfed the marketing world. Some studies suggest that by 2020, video content will account for more than 80% of all online consumer traffic. In the United States alone, this … Continue reading “How Traditional Content Writers Can Thrive in a Video-Centric Marketing World”

The Hidden Value of Content Creation in Brand Development

The term “content creation” is far more than just a piece of jargon thrown around marketing departments and seminars. We’re living in the golden age of content marketing. Judging by how far formats like live video and virtual reality have come in recent years, there is certainly a lot to forward to in the (very) … Continue reading “The Hidden Value of Content Creation in Brand Development”