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How A Boise Advertising Agency Went Global

Get Past Local. Go Global. If you are a Melbourne, Dallas, Cardiff, Charlotte or Boise ad agency you just might be stuck herding smallish clients in your regional market. Becoming a global advertising agency is simply not going to be an option if you position yourself as a generic full-service or digital agency. Bottom line, […]

On Being Smart

Smart Is A Good Thing (For 2018) Hey, I like being smart. Yeah, I just said that. I bet you like being smart too. In fact, as you know, being smart is an essential element in driving brilliant marketing. This includes being curious. So, without further ado, here are a couple of smart places to help you get […]

Does Your Thought Leadership Kick Ass?

To Be Unignorable, Kick Some Thought Leadership Ass If you are one of my clients, you have heard me talk about how to be unignorable. That means, do not be ignorable. Which means, do not put forth me-to thought leadership content (copy, videos, podcasts, white papers, books and on and on) that can be easily […]

Social Media Needs Personality

No Personality = Boring Social Media Here is an article worth reading about the power of personality to driveB2B  social media readership. I read CBInsights newsletter every day. In addition to its making me smarter, it is fun to read. Is Your Content Boring? You can be informative and boring. Or, you can be informative […]

The Secrets of Advertising Agency Business Development

The Not So Secrets of Advertising Agency Business Development You think that advertising agency business development is hard? Try getting on stage on Ed Sullivan or Carnegie Hall. OK, so how do you get to Carnegie Hall? Well, you know the answer: Practice,  Practice, Practice. The 10,000-Hour Rule Here is a definition from Wikipedia of the […]