Tag Archives: social media

Mary Meeker & The State Of Internet

Mary Meeker – Internet Trends Report Just in case you haven’t seen Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends 2017, here it is. Highlights include (care of Quartz): Smartphone shipments have continued to slow, with only 3%year-over-year growth from 2015 to 2016. Global internet use continues to grow at 10% year over year, with 3.4 billion people on […]

Expedia And Sales Chutzpah

A Lesson From Expedia On Sales Chutzpah OK, we all have bad customer service experiences. I get it. But when the bad experiences go across four Expedia service phone conversations (that lasted about three plus hours over two days) and another six back and forth Twitter direct tweets and the customer who is spending over $5,000 on […]

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 […]

Inbound Marketing Works

Inbound Marketing Delivers Inbound New Business OK, not big news here: inbound marketing works. But, in the interest of sharing, I’d just like to say it works for me big time and how it does that. A couple of weeks ago I sensed that the number of high-octane inbound inquiries was falling off. I usually […]

Advertising Agency Business Development Timing

Is Your Advertising Agency Good At Timing? This might be the most important advertising agency business development blog post you will ever read. It is all about timing. And, it discusses an oh so simple solution. Why? Because if there is any one thing that advertising agencies of all sizes do not do when it […]