Since we began creating our online presence, we wanted to “keep it real.” Marketing can seem dishonest…okay, downright sleazy at times! But after a hundred years in business (yes, for real), we knew we had a higher path to walk with our customers.
Reading this article from Kim Brittingham where she quotes from Ben Giola’s book, Marketing with a Heart is a great reminder that marketing can be done with authenticity and decency.
Ask yourself: how would I market this to someone I love? If you were talking to your mother, your spouse, a grandparent or best friend, would you feel good about what you’re saying, and how you’re saying it? How does it feel in your gut?