Lisa Fahoury •

Becoming a Media Maven: 4 Sites That Can Help

Positive buzz is a business goldmine. But without the right contacts or budget, it can be hard to get your name out there. HARO Help A Reporter Out is a free tool we love, connecting us with source-seeking journalists and often leading to mentions in high-profile publications — and it’s not the only one of its kind. Check out these tools to help establish your brand as a thought leader.

Why You’re #Failing at Content Marketing

Research from the Aberdeen Group shows that a whopping 95% of companies are using or considering a content marketing strategy. And those doing it well (deemed “Best-in-Class” by Aberdeen) are enjoying five times higher revenue contribution from content than their peers. Not among them? Here are four reasons to consider.

Five Ways Customer Service = Marketing

Are you a non-believer when it comes to viewing customer service as an integral component of your marketing plan — one that can easily make or break its success? Take a look at these five eye-opening reasons to embrace the importance of stellar service in marketing.

Life’s Simply Too Short for a Boring Bio

Interesting people deserve interesting bios! Whether you’re developing an “About Us” for your website or an introduction for your next presentation, why settle for cookie-cutter when you can tell an intriguing, hard-to-forget story?