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Want to Cross-Sell? Then put a bit of planning into it…
by Tony Vidler We all know that cross-selling services and products to clients is critical to maximising the value of the client relationship as well as ensuring you are delivering full value to your clients. So why is it so often neglected? In part cross-selling is skipped because so many professional advisers […]
by Tony Vidler It takes a lot of thought and effort to create content that engages your target audience, and nothing is more frustrating than creating something which you think is marvellous (if not perfect!) only to find that it goes nowhere because nobody knows about it, and nobody shares it around. It doesn’t […]
by Tony Vidler Getting prospective customers to move from content engagement to your call-to-action is a critical step in improving qualified leads, and conversions of them to clients. One of the things I love about technology today is that there are always new applications helping you to improve your sales and marketing efforts in this […]
The Continuous Cycle That Is Social Media Marketing
by Tony Vidler Marketing via social media is a bit like riding a bike: you have to keep pedalling that cycle or the lack of momentum will make it fall over. Many professionals beginning with social media as part of their marketing mix fail to recognise that continual movement is a critical part of making […]
Pitching Your Marketing To The Target Client’s Buying Journey
by Tony Vidler Every practice needs to be pitching their marketing efforts at the ideal point in the target market’s buying process, because no practice has enough money and time to cover every possibility. Today’s consumers go through a process of engaging with professionals which is a little different to the consumers of 20 years […]
by Tony Vidler An excellent way to get some positive publicity and generate more “word of mouth” advertising for your business is to give some good publicity to other businesses. That may sound a little strange…counter-intuitive even…but the priniciple of reciprocity is a powerful thing. Pretty much everyone in professional services has clients […]
How do you create an “Act Now” mindset with clients?
by Tony Vidler One of the ongoing challenge in marketing professional services is simply getting people to “act now”. We have to overcome their lack of urgency. Our service will still be there tomorrow, right? And usually the need to be addressed is a future need, and maybe well into the future….so there is […]
Don’t rush to go “The Extra Mile” in client service just yet…
by Tony Vidler Go the extra mile and clients will love you, right? Maybe not. While I would be the first to say that an area of opportunity for professional services firms to excel in comparison to their competitors is in “providing service”…the answer to getting to more clients on the “satisfied” […]
by Tony Vidler Getting attention in an era of message bombardment is tough, but there are techniques that can help you get better focus on YOUR marketing message. There is no doubt that professionals have to work that much harder to make valuable content stand out and get noticed. It is a challenge when we […]
by Tony Vidler When it comes to building an audience of influencers, advocates, raving fans and interested spectators, it all begins with having your own Tight 5. If you follow rugby you probably got it straight away, but if you don’t follow rugby then this analogy will seem wierd, so humour me for a moment […]
lol...the attempts to keep folk "distanced" get ever more ludicrous. Firstly; guys don't need this tip - they default to the spacing here anyway. Secondly; it's just a poke in the plastic bag if the queue is too long, right? pic.twitter.com/ddZilk7qsC