Category Archives: New Business

How Do Clients Choose An Advertising Agency?

How Do Clients Choose An Advertising Agency? Ah, let me count the ways clients decide which advertising agency to contact when they need to dial up their marketing. But, let’s just keep this blog post real simple. They choose them based on what they do. The “Data” Agency. I am going to Miami next week to […]

How Digital Agencies Win Clients

How Digital Agencies Find (and Keep) Clients I was interviewed for the DM News article, “How Digital Agencies Find (and Keep) Clients”. Were my comments brilliant? Well, brilliant might be a stretch. But here are my key points. Referrals – The Default Business Development Tool Where do clients come from? “The traditional rules of marketing […]

Surprise: Inbound Marketing Works

Inbound Marketing Works Some inbound marketing tips about half way down. But, ya know, I just gotta start with a story. OK, no big surprise here… I just have to say it. Inbound marketing does work. Why am I bringing up this subject that you probably think about every day? Because I have been starting […]

Podcast: 7 Tips for Ad Agency Professionals

A Podcast Interview: My 7 Marketing Tips For Ad Agency Professionals I’ve discussed the great value of guest posting in earlier blog posts. The primary advantage is that you get your post and thinking out to a much larger audience than you would get by just posting on your company website. Another way to get […]

6 Business Development Referral Strategies

6 Business Development Referral Strategies To Get, Well, You Know Most of the advertising agencies that take me up on my Corleone Offer usually tell me that the majority of their client base growth comes from a positive client, friends, and family business development referral. Perfect! A referral is a VERY hot lead. However, for way […]