What’s the Value of Being the Top Google Search Result?

I think we all know that being on page 1 of a Google search result is important, but this study I read on Marketingprofs.com proves it. A website with the first position in Google results receives 33% of the search traffic for a keyword or phrase, compared with 18% for the second position, according to…

Interesting New Marketing Ideas

I subscribe to Springwise which is an incredible source of entrepreneurial ideas. Here are a few recent ones that you might find interesting and even stimulate your own marketing juices. How about LED ice cubes that send an alert when the drinker has had too much alcohol? Dhairya Dand’s Cheers ice cubes monitor how much…

Golf Tournament Giveaway and Promotional Ideas

The golf tournament season is fast approaching and you need to plan ahead to maximize your return on sponsorship investment. If you are providing any form of giveaway, sponsoring a hole or offering a hole in one sponsorship you need to ensure your personal branding is included and you receive an adequate return on your…

Great Seasonal Promotional Idea – Branded Tissue Box Sleeves

The dreaded cold and flu season is upon us. But sneezes and sniffles can work to your advantage with customized tissue boxes.  The tissue sleeve can be re-used over and over and keeps your brand under your customer’s noses! We design the sleeve for you and deliver them flat to your office. You buy the…

Ten Questions To Ask Yourself Before The End of the Year

Everyone talks about planning for the New Year, but most of us don’t. The process seems daunting and depending on the year we have just had it can be depressing reviewing the past. I am adapting an old blog post about 10 Questions To Ask Yourself Each Day from Jason Cohen, founder of Smart Bear…

Promotional Idea That Keeps on Giving

Are you looking for a promotional gift idea that is inexpensive, branded, that demonstrates to your client or prospect you care and will be seen at least 50 times? A pocket spray hand sanitizer is the perfect giveaway! I was recently given a pocket hand sanitizer in the shape of a pen and it registered…

Interesting Business Opportunity – Customer Convenience

Every once in a while I come across* a simple new service or idea that could easily be replicated in cities throughout the US and Canada. It is called Manicube ; a 15 minute manicure at your office. Manicube comes to YOU to provide manicures desk-side or in a conference room. Their manicures are quick…

Did You Remember to Sell Today?

I recently attended a 2 day seminar with Richard Robbins presenting. While it was targeted for Realtors I learned a bunch of stuff that has come in handy. The basic premise was moving from a Transactional Mindset (earning a living) to a Business Mindset (building a business). One key point that I took away that…

Marketing Properties and Real Estate to Mainland China Buyers

Please excuse this self-promotion if you’re not a Realtor. I am excited about this new marketing idea and want my subscribers and readers alike to know about it. Back to normal marketing posts after this. New Ubertor Website and Marketing Concept – Show China Your Listings Attention all Realtors! Do you have a listing that…