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The Small Business Guide to Podcasting
The term podcasting has become mainstream these days and interest in this medium is on the rise and, rightfully so. Not only is it convenient for listeners who want topics that they’re interested in on-demand, but it’s also valuable for the person or business hosting them. Below find seven great reasons every business should consider […]
Small Business Guide to the Google Universe
The video above is a replay of a recent live webinar I conducted. Combined with the text below you should have a pretty good feel for how to use Google for small businesses. While Google has a lot of different products and services, to me, the following are what truly make up Google’s Small Business […]
Content Tips to Help Your Professional Services Business Stand Out
Professional services cover a wide variety of industry, from law to accounting, and beyond. What makes these businesses unique is that they don’t offer tangible products to their customers, but rather, knowledge-based services instead. People in this line of work are essentially selling relationships with a promised outcome, often making it difficult to prove their […]
Keys to Business Growth for Professional Services
Sure, people in professional services need to be good at what they do, but their audience hopes that’s a given. Sometimes even the best of the best have a hard time growing their business because they are so focused on the services they provide, they just don’t dedicate time to the growth of their company (or […]
Perfecting Your Lead Generation Efforts: A Guide for Service Professionals
If you own a professional services business, odds are you’re trying to get leads in the door. What I often see is that these types of businesses develop automated lead funnels, because that’s what they’re told to do, and spend a lot of time vetting these leads, but let’s face it, they probably don’t have […]
Must-Have Website Elements for Professional Services
As a professional services provider, your website should be your most valuable marketing asset and the hub of all of your marketing efforts. Your website shouldn’t just be a pretty design that people can look at. It needs to act as an actual tool for your business and work as a lead generating machine. Your […]

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How to Attract Customers and Keep Them Forever
Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMarketing Podcast with Joey Coleman Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Joey Coleman. He is Chief Experience Composer at Design Symphony. He and I discuss his new book, Never Lose a Customer Again, which discusses the 8 phases your customer has the […]
The Marketing Framework That is a Must For Your Business
Traditionally, the marketing and sales funnel had the approach of taking a large target group and getting a few clients out of it (i.e. the funnel analogy). Of course, the funnel concept won’t ever go away, but about ten years ago I defined what I think is still a much better approach – I call […]
Creating Memorable Moments for Your Customers
Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMarketing Podcast with Chip Heath Podcast Transcript Moments, the things that stick out and make one business more remarkable than another, can be planned and orchestrated to some degree. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Chip Heath. He is a professor at […]
How to Perfect Your Lead Generation Follow-up
In this post – 5 Steps to Restart, Recharge and Revive Your Marketing Right Now! – I introduced an aggressive initiative to help any business owner struggling to stay on plan with their marketing for the year. The idea is to take the mid-point of the year and get a fresh restart. In post #3 of 5, […]