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How to Build a Strong Marketing Plan: 4 Critical Steps

By: Jackie Bebenroth

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The Secrets to Developing a Stellar Creative Product
By: Julie Jones

It’s not easy to bring a big creative idea to life. One percent inspiration, 99 percent perspiration. That’s the axiom. While it’s not saving lives, a lot of hard work goes into finding the ...

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Your Feedback Game Is Weak: How to Give Solid Direction So You Get Winning Creative Ideas
By: Julie Jones

One of the greatest challenges I’ve had to manage, both as a writer and creative director, is getting solid, clear feedback from clients. Keywords there: solid and clear. CDs always have to ...

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How Culture Sets Your Brand Apart
By: Jackie Bebenroth

I’ve always been a workplace culture skeptic. I’ve seen it fall flat in companies that exclaimed shared values yet thrive in environments where no one ever mentioned it. One of my most memora...

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The Power of Message-First Marketing
By: Jackie Bebenroth

It’s tempting to focus on traditional tactics like advertising or public relations to hit marketing goals and drive sales. But without connection to a broader brand strategy, these investments...

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