It’s not even Halloween yet, so why are we talking about corporate holiday gifts?

It’s the thought that counts: That’s the gift-giving mantra that many of us embrace—and one that rings true when considering executive gifts: Putting thought and effort into the discovery process first is what helps us arrive at the right gift, for the right occasion, and at the right price. Because it’s important to factor in…

Stop What You’re Doing: Make Video Marketing A Priority (or) For the Love Of Your Brand, Focus On Video Marketing

It’s third quarter 2019 and the engaging power of video is still dominating the social media stage. And here’s why it matters to your brand: Video makes engaging connections and starts a brand-centered conversation with your customers. More than any other channel, video quickly and effectively delivers your brand message: Social video generates 1,200% more…

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What Does Your Product Packaging Say About Your Brand?

If you choose a bottle of wine or a bag of trail mix simply because you like the label, you’re not alone: One-third of consumer product choices are based on packaging, according to research by The Paper Worker. Packaging is an essential element of marketing strategy that makes a tangible brand connection with your audience.…

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Optimize Your Co-op Marketing Program. We’ll Show You How.

Consistency is important to establishing and maintaining brand integrity. As companies grow and establish new locations or franchises, that brand consistency often becomes increasingly difficult to manage. It’s a struggle that I’ve helped many clients manage. At Shamrock, we help companies manage their brands—and their marketing budgets—using a smart co-op marketing platform. Whether a company…

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Challenge Yourself with a Self-Assessment

There is tremendous power in self-reflection. I’ve found that implementing the practice as part of an annual performance review can be incredibly insightful and productive. Our assessment challenges individuals to not only take stock of their personal performance and best practices, but also to look at their performance through the lens of their customers and…