An email list is an untapped income opportunity for your business. What is an email list? It's a collection of email addresses of your customers and prospects that have agreed to fill out a form to receive emails from your business. These email addresses are collected into a CRM (Customer Relationship Manager) software or email database software that allows you to send out targeted messages either immediately or automated to all the people on your list. You can also choose to send email to … Read more about 7 Reasons Why You Need To Build An Email List
Setting goals are a good thing. Every year the CCM team sets goals for the new year. I recently met with the CCM staff team and laid out my vision and the goals to accomplish that vision for 2017. We have a lot of great things planned for 2017. Here is a look at some of the goals we are aiming for in 2017. Websites In 2016 we helped launch 18 new client websites. In 2017, we are aiming to launch 28 new client websites. Here is a list of some of the new clients we served in 2016 ... … Read more about CCM Goals for 2017
Everyone knows that sometimes an office job can get a little boring and it can become hard to focus on what you are working on. Here are the 5 ways that I use to stay creative in an office. 1. 5 Minute Journal I think the most effective way to be creative in an office is to have a positive attitude. 5 Minute Journal is an app for IOS (sorry Android users) that sends you a notification each morning at 8:00 am to ask you to write in your morning entry. In the morning you write what you are … Read more about 5 Ways To Stay Creative In An Office
Twitter is my worldwide connection to world news, funny memes, the latest gossip, and random thoughts that could be sometimes left unsaid. Twitter is a type of social media that allows people to share their thoughts, connect with others and discover what’s happening around the globe. Twitter happens to be one of my main social media platforms I use on a daily basis. I often go onto my Twitter app more than ten times a day. Twitter for me is often the only place I will be able to catch up on the … Read more about Twitter Polls: It’s up to you
First off, let me start by saying most clients DO NOT have this type of feedback. As a designer, I have come across some of the most interesting clients in the world, both good and bad. Most of my clients are wonderful and a delight to work with!! However, some clients have some of the most gear grinding feedback that to which every designer can relate. In the spirit of being helpful I have listed 8 types of feedback that designers the world over hate hearing. Please, take note, and don't be … Read more about 8 Types Of Feedback Graphic Designers Hate Hearing
Oh Pinterest, how I love you. I use Pinterest daily in my free time to find things that interest and inspire me. I use it personally to get ideas for projects I want to create, recipes I want to fix and all things nerdy. That is why I use it. But did you know that you can also use Pinterest to grow you small business? Let me share one example with you. My mom is a preschool director at Weekday Preschool, so she uses Pinterest for lesson plan ideas and fun crafts for her students to create. … Read more about Growing Your Small Business With Pinterest
Today marks an important milestone in my collegiate career. Are you wondering what happened? I began my first ever internship. Hello everyone, my name is Annie Geswein and I am a junior at Marian University and I am now a summer intern with CCM | Marketing Agency. What does this have to do with washing windows? Well, it all started when Jessy, another CCM team member and I decided to clean the many windows in the office of all the dirt and grime. They were pretty yucky. By the end of the … Read more about What do Window Washing and My First Day As An Intern Have in Common
Sarah Ware, co-founder and chief executive of Markerly, an influencer marketing platform, wrote an article for Entrepreneur magazine, "9 Marketing Mistakes That Cost Your Business Money." Businesses live and die by their marketing strategies. Here are her 9 core marketing mistakes that could put your company six feet under. Ware mentioned in her article that when she is evaluating whether or not her services are the right fit for her clients, she asks the following questions to make sure … Read more about Are You Making These Marketing Mistakes?