{Teen Launch Blog Series}Your Marketing Plan

In a previous post, I told you what marketing was, but didn’t really touch on why you need it.  Marketing increases customer awareness of your business.  Effective marketing reaches all the right people, your target market. It creates awareness of your business and your brand.  it also is repetitive.  Did you know a potential customer must be exposed to your company name and messaging 7 to 10 times before it sinks in and they decide whether […]

{Teen Launch Blog Series}The Marketing Mix

Hopefully you don’t expect to start a new business assuming customers will just flock to you. Because business doesn’t work that way.  If it did, we’d all be wildly successful and rich.  You need to do some marketing to get the word out about your business. What is Marketing? According to Mirriam-Website online dictionary, marketing is the activities that are involved in making people aware of a company’s products, making sure that the products are […]

{Teen Launch Blog Series} Change is good

Originally, my plan was to create an entire post to cover topics related to marketing.  After writing it, I realized it is much too long for one blog post, so I have decided to split it into two.  The first will cover Branding.   You will come up with the message you want your business to convey. Once that is done, you will create your company name, logo, and color scheme. Branding, according to the […]