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

Posts Tagged ‘customers’

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 ...

Guerrilla Marketing Book Review – Qualities of A Serious Business Owner

In chapter three of Guerrilla Marketing (yes, I’m only on chapter three.  I told you I was slow!) Levinson introduces 16 “Monumental Secrets of Guerrilla Marketing.”  There’s really no big secret.  They all add up  to the same qualities we attribute to any successful person or project in life.  I won’t go through all 16, ...