Small Business Marketing by Jillian Shaw Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations for the Small Business

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Do Smart Phones = Smart Small Businesses? (or, Jillian wants a Palm Pre Plus!)

Most of the small business owners I work with are older (35-55) than the typical smart phone user, and while most have cell phones, smart phones are few and far between.  And that’s understandable.  Smart phones are typically more expensive initially, require a data plan and are generally intimidating if you’ve never used one before. ...

Are Children A Marketing Vehicle?

You bet.  Why?  Let me break it down for you. Women are the fastest growing market segment in America.  They’ve been gaining ground in making their own money, many are becoming the official breadwinners of the household, and they’ve taken over virtually all of the control of the entire household income, making women the decision-makers ...

What Is A Marketing Plan?

05.11.2010 · Posted in Advertising, Marketing, Planning, Public Relations

What is a marketing plan?  It’s a written document that lays out the following information: Who is your target market?  This group is made up of  your customers and potential customers. What is the market landscape?  Here you determine your competition and how you differentiate your company from theirs. What are your marketing goals?  This ...