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

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How to Write Your Own Creative Brief

First of all, what is a creative brief?  A creative brief is a short document – preferably a single page – that summarizes the information that needs to be conveyed to the creative team in order to get the strategic message across to the target audience.  In an advertising agency, the account team writes one ...

How to Write E-Newsletters That Aren’t Annoying

There’s nothing more annoying than an e-newsletter that just regurgitates information that can be found on your small business’s website.  Or that offers zero incentive to be on the recipient list.  Or that is twelve pages long.  Here are a few tips for writing well in your e-newsletters: Write new content.  It has to be ...

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, ...