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Staying Up to Date on Social Media

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Social media can mean many things to many people, but it’s without a doubt an important tool for your business. It’s inexpensive, engaging, and can be fun if done in the right way. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other platforms are two-way channels allowing you the opportunity to build a relationship and connect with your target audience. These channels are …

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Putting Fun in Your Marketing

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When it comes time to think about how to position your next marketing campaign, you have lots of options. You could go with something short, simple and sweet, or lots of complex images and intense messaging, or go the serious route. Have you ever considered, though, having a little bit of fun? Inserting humor is a powerful way to engage …

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Consistency and Brand Standards

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What are your goals for your business? If you’re like many others, you might want to sell more products, or you want a loyal audience, or you want your company to stand out. Reaching these goals can be difficult already, but especially so if your brand is lacking. In this blog post, we’ll talk a little bit about what branding …

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Measuring the Success of Your Holiday Marketing

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Are you like most businesses – working extra hard this time of year to generate attention for their products or services? Are you struggling to see the payoff or looking for new ideas? Perhaps you already reviewed our holiday marketing tips blog and you have an awesome campaign running that you’re sure will get you the business you desire. Can …

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Ten Tips for Being a Successful Woman in Business

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The month of October is recognized as National Women’s Small Business month, so we would like to take a moment to shine a special spotlight on all of the amazing women in business and entrepreneurs alike. In the United States alone, 39% of small businesses are owned by women, and those businesses currently have an estimated revenue of about $1.7 …

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Time to “Fall” Out of These Five Bad Marketing Habits

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Happy Fall! This time of year, it’s all about the cooler weather (even if it is only 5 or 10 degrees cooler here in Florida!), the start of our busy seasons and of course, pumpkin spice. While you’re sipping your PSL, take a moment to consider any bad marketing habits you may have picked up… To get you started, we’ve …

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Pushing the Envelope Wins Two State-Level Public Relations Awards

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Pushing the Envelope, Inc. (PTE), a local marketing communication firm, was recently honored with two Awards of Distinction from the Florida Public Relations Association at the organization’s 80th Annual Golden Image Awards. The Awards of Distinction were given for PTE’s Hurricane Irma crisis communication work on behalf of The Dock at Crayton Cove, a staple Naples restaurant, and its mobile campaign work for Sloan’s …

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How to Build and Maintain Your Reputation

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Owning your own business is all about following strategies – an operational strategy, financial strategy, marketing strategy…the list goes on. One thing you may leave off that list, but shouldn’t, is a reputation strategy. Whether your business is large or small and regardless of the industry you’re in, the way your business (or nonprofit) is portrayed can make or break …

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Pushing The Envelope Promotes Vanessa Fernandez to Communication Strategist

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Fort Myers-based marketing-communication firm Pushing the Envelope, Inc. (PTE) has promoted Vanessa Fernandez to Communication Strategist. In her new role, Fernandez serves as a primary liaison and strategy lead for a variety of clients. Building on her more than three years with PTE, Fernandez will now directly oversee services for a range of clients, including, but not limited to: public …