Tips To Keep Your Direct Mail Out Of The Trash!

In my last article I told you about the studies and statistics that show why direct mail is still an effective marketing tool in...

What If I Told You Direct Mail Works

Numerous studies and marketing experts show that online marketing is the most powerful marketing channel out there these days. But that doesn’t mean that...

Why Bother Hiring a Graphic Designer

DIY is great for home improvements, but in today’s competitive marketplace it’s important for your business to differentiate itself from the competition. That’s why...

Ignite Your Marketing With Social Media

“Social media marketing is complex.” “It doesn’t work.” “It’s a waste of time and money.” These are sentences that you probably don’t hear too...

Puppies and The Elevator Pitch

In today’s society, the most common forms of communication are text messages, emails and 140 character tweets. This means that human beings now have...

Components of a Marketing Plan

Every business needs to have a very definitive marketing plan in order to succeed. This will allow you to evaluate the market potential for...

Truth in Advertising and Marketing

When you see or hear an advertisement on the internet, radio, magazine, television, or anywhere else, you expect it to be true. Therefore, when...

How Does Fake News & Alternative Facts Affect Marketing

In today's world, we are being inundated with information - some truthful and trustworthy and some in the form of “fake news” and “alternative...
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Social Media Speak

Do you keep googling words like AAMOF, IDK and MEGO when they appear in a text message or social media? Is this wacky internet...
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Make Your Email Work For You – Part 2

Need to promote your business but don’t have a lot of money for advertising? I often suggest business owners first look at what they can...

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Mint Hill Third Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

MINT HILL, NC - We’re over a week into September, and it’s time to get ready for the annual Town of Mint Hill Scarecrow...

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Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 6

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Mint Hill Third Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

MINT HILL, NC - We’re over a week into September, and it’s time to get ready for the annual Town of Mint Hill Scarecrow...

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...

Bain Academy: A Symbol of Local History no Longer Stands in Mint Hill

MINT HILL, NC - The historic Bain Academy demolition project began recently, and the building will no longer be standing in Mint Hill across...

News You Can Use: What’s Happening at the Local Library?

MINT HILL, NC - The local library looks a little different these days, but there are still many free services you can take advantage...