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What Should I Look for in a Marketing Plan?

Whether you’re working with an internal marketing department or an outside marketing agency, the first step to any major marketing push should be a marketing plan. As discussed by enVisioning Success co-hosts Julia and Laura in their podcast episode, Laying the Groundwork: Crafting Your Marketing Plan, a marketing plan is critical in understanding where your […]
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Do You Need a Better Website for Your Customers?

A critical part of your business and marketing strategy is knowing who your customers are. But as your business grows and time passes, that customer base also grows. At some point, you’ll need to review and realign your business to better serve this moving target, including a better website for your customers as they change. […]
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Education as a Form of Expertise Marketing

Do you like to provide education to potential customers and the community at large when it comes to your business? You can also turn that into great marketing! In the enVisioning Success podcast episode, Fostering Growth: Professional Development Aligned with Avatar Needs, co-hosts Laura and Julia look at making sure the professional development of your […]
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Maintaining Authenticity and Respect When Responding to Reviews

When a negative review pops up about your business, what’s your first reaction? If it’s to run and hide or reach for the pitchfork, you might be damaging your business’s reputation. There’s a better way. In the enVisioning Success podcast episode, Politely Confrontational: Stopping the Games and Selling with Authenticity, co-host Julia and Laura tackle […]
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Focus on Marketing Qualified Leads or Sales Qualified Leads?

No one likes to hear “no,” especially if you work in sales. On the enVisioning Success podcast episode, The Power of “No:” Navigating Rejection and Refocusing Efforts, co-hosts Laura and Julia express the frustration of failed sales talks and better solutions moving forward, including qualified leads. Let’s talk about how your sales team can work […]
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The Types of Marketing Needed for Long Sales Cycles

Not every business has immediate sales. With no product or service with an immediate download or delivery, they rely on long sales cycles of their salespeople reaching out, establishing relationships, having multiple meetings, and going back and forth on proposals and contracts before anyone signs. In our enVisioning Success podcast episode, Consistency in Communication: The […]
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4 Steps for Marketing and Sales Team Collaboration Success

The effectiveness of your sales and marketing teams is increased if they work together—marketers can better line up leads for the sales team, and salespeople can better dial in target markets. But what if you’re having trouble getting your marketing and sales teams to collaborate? These are themes explored in several of the enVisioning Success […]