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3 Resume Must-Haves for Creatives

September 21, 2017 |

As marketing becomes increasingly digital, marketers with design, production, web and mobile development, and copywriting skills become more and more in demand. Creatives have a wealth of opportunity in marketing. It’s no secret that digital marketers face more challenges than ever. Clean, organized design is essential to reaching stakeholders in […] Continue reading

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5 Mistakes To Avoid When Marketing to Generation Z

September 19, 2017 |

Generation Z, those born in 1995 or later, are swiftly becoming a segment of the population that marketers cannot ignore. Making up a quarter of the U.S. population, Gen Z-ers will account for 40% of consumers by 2020. And while they were once thought of as “Millennials on Steroids,” this […] Continue reading

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Hiring a marketer? It’s a candidate’s market. Here’s how it affects you.

September 14, 2017 |

The 2017 job market is a healthy one. This is cause for celebration, especially for those of us who remember the 10 percent unemployment rate during the Great Recession. Times have massively changed and the pool of active job seekers continues to shrink. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, […] Continue reading

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Millennial Motivation: What These Job Seekers Really Want

August 14, 2017 |

Millennials, those digital natives born between 1981 and 1998, are coming of age in the business world and now represent most mid-level marketers. They comprise more than 34 percent of the workforce according to staffing giant Adecco USA. This generation is passionate about doing meaningful work. And they will work […] Continue reading

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New Report Shows Nearly Half of Nonprofits Plan to Hire Marketers This Year

June 21, 2017 |

ALEXANDRIA, VA. (June 21, 2017) —McKinley Marketing Partners has released its inaugural report on Marketing Hiring Trends for Nonprofits and Trade Associations. This marks the staffing firm’s first survey and report focused solely on the hiring trends shaping marketing in the nonprofit sector. The outlook for the nonprofit marketing function […] Continue reading

5 Things to Consider Before Making Your Next Hire

June 07, 2017 |

Making a bad hiring decision can be very costly, financially, and otherwise. So, by putting more time into the planning stages of the process, hiring managers can give themselves a better chance of finding their next shining star. This involves rewriting job descriptions, so they accurately reflect the duties and […] Continue reading

Customer Loyalty and Retention Programs are Keys to Long-Term Success

March 29, 2017 |

Turning leads into customers who are willing to pay for your product or service can be expensive and time-consuming. So, once you acquire them it’s important to do everything possible to keep them. One way to do that is to implement a loyalty program that helps customers feel valued and […] Continue reading

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Marketing Skills in Demand

December 28, 2016 |

Companies continue to seek marketers with technical and analytical skills Big Data continued to grow in influence in 2016. In fact, more organizations are seeking marketers with technical and analytical skills who can make sense of data, create meaningful campaigns and positively impact an organization’s bottom line. It’s the age […] Continue reading

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The Age of Quantifiable Marketing

December 14, 2016 |

Businesses are seeing big data manifest in marketing, and this trend will continue in the years to come. To be successful, consultants must have the requisite technical skills because results are directly tied to an organization’s bottom line. McKinley Marketing Partners CEO and Co-Founder Michelle Boggs and Director of Client […] Continue reading

Healthcare Marketers: Focus on Patient Engagement for Success

December 07, 2016 |

The days of one-way, push communication from healthcare marketers is gone. To be successful, you must foster two-way communication with your stakeholders and allow them to gather the information they want, when and where they want it. In addition, you need to provide educational and entertaining content for your healthcare […] Continue reading

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