The Credit Union Difference: More Showing, Less Telling

Originally published on CUinsight.com. In this digital age, sometimes we forget about plain old traditional marketing. We’re too busy investigating the “did not exist 10 years ago” marketing like sponsored posts, AdWords, and in-app advertising. We write catchy social media posts and produce funny videos in hopes of going viral. But what about the old … Continue reading The Credit Union Difference: More Showing, Less Telling

Credit Unions are High Profile in New York. Are They in Your Town?

Although this post is geared towards credit unions, the point is that when there is a national push, or national news related to our brand or product, use it as a catalyst to increase awareness locally.  An ad promoting the credit union difference and the asmarterchoice website began about two weeks ago in Times Square. … Continue reading Credit Unions are High Profile in New York. Are They in Your Town?

Storytelling: Great PR

Originally published on CUinsight.com, a credit union and financial news media site. Although this is geared toward how credit unions can use storytelling as an outreach tactic, any organization can benefit from telling your customer's or member's stories. The American Red Cross has proved it’s a networked nonprofit that has embraced new technologies and knows … Continue reading Storytelling: Great PR

Communicators Need to be “In the Know”

Originally Published on CUinsight.com, a credit union and financial news media site. Every morning I read the local paper, and go online to check national news sources and social media sites. I like to know what has happened while I was asleep. Not because I need to be “in the know,” but because it’s important … Continue reading Communicators Need to be “In the Know”