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How to pitch for more budget for your marketing and PR efforts

This is potentially every marketer’s worst nightmare, but the reality is, the constant chase for more marketing budget is essentially part of the job description

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Topics: social media, public relations, financial services industry, content marketing and thought leadership, financial planning, integrated marketing, Profile

What business leaders can learn about building profile from Greta Thunberg

Love her or hate her, Greta Thunberg’s name is undisputedly well known and understood so we pause to ask what business leaders can learn about building profile...

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Topics: social media, public relations, financial services industry, content marketing and thought leadership, integrated marketing, Profile

Developing an integrated communication plan for your next in-person event

Whether you're planning a small breakfast briefing or coordinating a large corporate conference, having a detailed integrated communication strategy can bring...

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Topics: public relations, financial services industry, content marketing and thought leadership, integrated marketing

The pointy end of PR: how to sharpen up your integrated PR for lead generation in financial services

There are three ways to slice and dice your integrated public relations to help grow your business: awareness, SEO and lead generation. Awareness is well...

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Topics: public relations, integrated marketing

B2C Content Distribution: How To Create Content That Converts

People have to make financial decisions that affect their lives every day – we all need a bank, we all need a super fund, we all need a roof over our heads. So...

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Topics: social media, public relations, content marketing and thought leadership

ACCC bangs the drum of change: The Digital Platform Inquiry and its implications for financial services CMOs

With the resounding thump of a 623-page report, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) released last month the results of its inquiry into...

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Topics: social media, public relations, financial services industry, fintech

The unlikely marriage of PR and SEO, and five tips to make the match

Once upon a time, in a pre-integrated era, PR and search engine optimisation (SEO) existed as two distinct entities, particularly in the financial services...

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Topics: public relations, content marketing and thought leadership, integrated marketing

How to harness the power of data to drive PR success

The age of big data has opened the door to countless possibilities for collecting, analysing and interpreting data.  How brands optimise data - their own and the...

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Topics: public relations, financial services industry

Media relations basics: Nothing is off the record

He presided over the biggest environmental catastrophe in US history. But Tony Hayward survived the global blowback from the BP oil spill only to destroy his...

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Topics: public relations, reputation management, financial services industry

Atomising Content in Financial Services – Even if You Weren’t Good at Physics

Why atomise your content? Because atoms make up everything!

Atomisation to a financial services content marketer is the art and science of breaking down larger...

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Topics: public relations, content marketing and thought leadership, integrated marketing

Do financial services marketers need to take lessons from ScoMo?

The Liberal party’s win came as a surprise to the pollsters, the bookies and definitely to Bill Shorten. Headlines are now proclaiming how “inside” polls, social...

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Topics: public relations, integrated marketing, Profile

‘Making news’ – how to build an interesting news story for journalists and their readers

 

In Part I, we discussed the realities of journalists’ jobs today – scarcer resources, bigger demands on time and outputs – and how these should inform what you...

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Topics: public relations, content marketing and thought leadership, Profile

Why your “news” isn’t interesting – and what to do about it

There are conversations that we find ourselves having with clients very often.

Here’s one.

You, a valued client, come to us with i) something you consider...

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Topics: public relations, content marketing and thought leadership, Profile

Budget Night: part party, part bullfight

For anyone interested in the nation’s leadership – and I realise that’s a shrinking fan base – Budget night in Canberra is a must-do.

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Topics: public relations, content marketing and thought leadership, Profile

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