Great ads and media plans earn awareness, preference, wry smiles and countless awards. Big deal? Yes, when all that attention gets the results you want for your business.
Branding & Positioning
NPR’s Ky Ryssdal says, “Brand is everything.” That must be because without a clear market position, engaging personality and compelling message, the world will not beat a path to your door. Just ask Ky.
Endless chattering does not content make. The inarticulate, speechlike sounds that is birdsong will not drive traffic like thoughtful long form substance. Sure, tweets are part of the conversation, but in business, don’t you want to dominate. Roar.
Bad things happen. News breaks the wrong way. You can’t control everything but you can manage your own response in thoughtful, caring ways. Your job is to be honest and forthright and also to protect the brand. So is ours.
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Doing good is an end in itself. Letting people know you’ve done good things invites their participation to join and widens the circle of good. Hiding your light under a bushel? Who does that help?
Bad things happen. Questions and rumors swirl. You can’t control everything but you can plan for crises, prepare your organization and manage your response in thoughtful ways. Your job is to be honest and forthright and also to protect the brand.
Steve Jobs was right, design without strategy is just veneer. For Finn Partners, your message shines in any medium because all we do is informed by research, smart thinking and brilliant design, IOHO.
If a thousand people follow them, I’m interested. If a million follow, let’s sit down and talk. Influencers color the Internet waters and are forces to be reckoned with. We know them, or we find them. We talk. We become friends. Our friends are your friends.
Press releases and news conferences? That was old school. Today’s media relations are relationships, feeding and caring, understanding what the reporter needs to turn a blank paper into a front-page story. “Extra! Extra!”
“Just because you don’t take an interest in politics, doesn’t mean politics won’t take an interest in you.” Politics and policy are more complex and dynamic than ever. You need a strong partner to help you navigate—Finn Partners.
Research & Insights
Research has fundamentally changed in the last 10 years. Factor in the Internet, changing political landscapes, consumer behavior trends and businesses demanding ROI and measurement. Big data or small data, quantitative or qualitative, it all matters to make informed decisions with confidence.
Ten years ago, there was no such thing as social media. Imagine that! Imagine how much we all have learned in just 10 years.