Category Archives: Marketing

A New Advertising Book?

Should I Write Another Advertising Book? Should you write your advertising (agency) book? I’ve written and produced four books since I sold my Portland advertising agency in 2012. I am now thinking of “writing” a new advertising book based on a tight edit of the best thinking I’ve delivered on this blog. I currently have […]

More Advertising Agency Resources

Even More Advertising Agency Resources – August 2019 Its Friday 30 August, the ‘end‘ of summer, so I thought I’d shoot y’all some new advertising agency resources that could help you grow your agency. Or, at least, provide some much-needed efficiency. I’ll list these here and then add them to my The Big Advertising Agency […]

How to Build A Winning Advertising Agency New Business Program

This is a 2019 UPDATE of 2016’s initial “How to Build A Winning Advertising Agency New Business Program” blog post. Advertising agency business development is now a 24/7 operation. Here is some advice on how to deliver. By the way, this post currently has over 32,900 views. The post’s popularity is due to three key reasons: […]

Anatomy Of An Advertising Agency Pitch: Part One

Anatomy Of An Advertising Agency Pitch This interview with Tony Mikes, Founder of the Second Wind Network, is a first-person perspective by an advertising agency management and business development leader who sat on the client side of an important ad agency pitch. It is an enlightening review of how advertising agencies performed, or didn’t, in […]

How To Study Your Competitive Advertising Agencies

3 Competitive Advertising Agency Growth And Business Development Tools This post provides a brief look at 3 tools for you to study your competitive advertising agencies. And, they are excellent insight drivers to use for your new client business development program. Want to prove to prospects that they need you? Use these tools to deliver […]