Increase Customer Visits With FiveStars Customer Reward Program

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Just about every brick-and-mortar shop or restaurant has a customer reward program these days. Loyal customers receive points during each visit, ultimately earning a reward or discount of some sort. I recall card-based loyalty programs dating back to the early 90s when I worked for a retail bookstore at the…

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Why You Should Claim & Update Your Google My Business Listing

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

In today’s digital world, people often turn to Google to find information for local businesses, whether it’s a phone number, website, or hours of operation. If you’re a business owner, certainly you want to be sure you can easily be found. But it’s equally important to be sure your information…

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Facebook Updates that Impact Business Users… and why you should try Facebook Advertising

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Facebook is at it again. The most recent updates have a significant impact on brands that use Facebook as a marketing tool. If you have a Facebook Page for your business, you’ll immediately notice a different layout when accessing on your desktop, including: The profile pic no longer overlaps the…

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Welcome to Texas! CycleBar Flower Mound Debuts with Immersive Cycle Theatre

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Our clients continue to amaze us with their ability to blaze new business trails.  Most recently we’ve had the pleasure of launching CycleBar Flower Mound, a premium indoor cycling facility. Local entrepreneurs James Moller and Shelby and Katherine Faubion are behind CycleBar Flower Mound. They wanted to bring a new, fun way…

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Extend your brand with custom postage stamps

Friday, December 11th, 2015

In our digital marketing, email and evite world of today, a direct mail piece often stands out and sets your company and message apart. To up the polish and wow-factor, consider ordering custom postage stamps with your unique design. It’s a great way to grab the recipient’s attention and provides…

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Celebrating a Milestone Anniversary for Your Business

Friday, November 7th, 2014

Congratulations to The Maddox Shop on 80 Years  We were honored to help our client The Maddox Shop host a wonderful event to celebrate their 80th anniversary last month.  Specializing in intimate apparel, The Maddox Shop is a family-owned gem of a business located in Casa Linda Plaza.  The store carries…

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It’s fall, so that means the holidays are just around the corner

Monday, October 20th, 2014

As a consumer, you know the holiday season inches up earlier and earlier every year—often with Halloween decorations competing with Christmas and Hanukkah for retail shelf space. While it seems early (don’t kill the messenger), some ideas take time to vet, order, budget or fulfill so earlier planning is helpful….and…

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Is your business ready to sell?

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Recently we had the privilege of sponsoring an educational event conducted by North Texas Chapter of the Exit Planning Institute (EPI), a group of local advisors dedicated to helping business owners achieve their goals as they plan for exiting their business. Our friend and client Joan Ridley, president of Business…

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Putting the rules of improv to work

Monday, June 30th, 2014

A few years ago during a professional development session, our team was introduced to Tina Fey’s bestselling book, Bossypants.  In addition to being a quick and hilarious read, the book offers some very practical advice that we’ve incorporated into our work philosophy:  the four rules of improv.  While developed in the…

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Prepare Now For Pending LinkedIn Changes

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

If your company has been leveraging LinkedIn as a marketing tool, you’ve probably seen positive results.  LinkedIn is a terrific (and free) way to generate business, boost search engine rankings, attract potential employees and more.  But if you’re an advanced LinkedIn user, a few upcoming changes to the site will…

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