Growth Strategy

A strategic plan answers questions about who should be on the team, where is the company going, why are we different, how do we close deals, and what does it mean to deliver for clients. See our thoughts on strategic planning.

How To Assess Your Brand, Website, Marketing & Competitors

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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO MARKETING ASSESSMENTS How To Assess Your Brand, Website, Marketing & CompetitorsThere are two things required to reach a destination – first to know where you want to go, but second to also know where you stand today. It’s true, if we asked Google maps to direct us to Pittsburgh, but it had […]

How to Leverage Your Sustainability Efforts for Your Property’s Brand

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Environmental sustainability has increasingly become a selling point among consumers. As a result, companies in countless industries have seen wisdom in “going green.” For many business owners, sustainable practices can help them sleep better while also being economically advantageous. Sustainable initiatives don’t have to increase costs; in fact, in both the short- and long-term, they […]

Why Your Property’s Brand Needs Authentic Imagery

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“I know it when I see it,” a Supreme Court Justice famously said in the 1964 court case involving the threshold for obscenity. The same can be said of stock photography: it can be hard to define, but you know it when you see it. It usually includes elements like cheesy imagery, bad graphics, unnatural […]

The Vision Gap

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In this video, Andy discusses the vision gap: miscommunication that can cause a significant disconnect between an employer and his/her internal team, clients, and prospects. He also outlines the steps you can take to make sure that the vision gap is not hindering your ability to provide great service to your clients, causing strain between you […]

The Culture Gap

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What is the Culture Gap? Andy explains the idea behind the Culture Gap and what you need to look out for to avoid it.

Make Tactical Goals Part of Your Vision

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When it comes to your business, you’re probably planning a lot of different things – your next marketing move, your newest product, adding a new service. But not many businesses spend time planning out their business success. In fact, a lot of people leave this critical step out during their visions. After all, when most […]