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Highly targeted positioning to claim an area of expertise, backed by a strong perspective and communicated through an influential content marketing programme.

Common traits of our most successful clients

Common traits of our most successful clients

Something we didn’t consciously set out to do (not that I recall anyway) but along the way we have created our own tribe of some sorts – accumulated 1,000’s of followers and many clients along the way (p.s – we still have room for more) and I thought it worthwhile to stop and think and…

Four vital market segments you’ve probably never thought of…

Four vital market segments you’ve probably never thought of…

There are many ways to dissect and segment the market but for me there are 4 key segments that sit above them all. It starts with 2 – those ready to buy and those not ready to buy, we can then divide these 2 into those that already know that you exist (aware) and those…

How should a large professional services firm approach digital marketing?

How should a large professional services firm approach digital marketing?

We often get asked, how we apply our approach to digital marketing within large professional services firms. The question arises because we make no secret of the fact that the real power and opportunity in digital marketing is when it is highly targeted, underpinned by a narrow position, clearly defined personas, and very targeted messaging….

Meet DEB – The digitally empowered buyer

Meet DEB – The digitally empowered buyer

What is the greatest impact the internet has had on business? It has completely destroyed some business models and created many more but in my humble opinion its most far reaching impact is that it has given birth to this monster. DEB – The digitally empowered buyer. Take a minute to meet DEB and understand…

Professional Services greatest marketing challenge – differentiation.

Professional Services greatest marketing challenge – differentiation.

By far the greatest challenge I see with professional services firms from a marketing perspective is their ability (or lack thereof) to differentiate from their competitors. Differentiation is a marketing 101 concept so why do so many struggle with it? Unfortunately, most firms are victims of poor differentiation due to their own willingness to adopt…

10 big mistakes professional service firms make with their online marketing

10 big mistakes professional service firms make with their online marketing

Yes you’ve heard it all before but online marketing is a different kettle of fish and the rate of change while exciting can be daunting. Before you worry about your new website or whether you should be on Twitter there are some fundamentals to get right. After working with and in the professional services industry…

How to win me as a value priced lifetime legal or accounting client

How to win me as a value priced lifetime legal or accounting client

For many of you, myself and my business are an ideal client, guaranteed low maintenance and somewhere in the 5 figures p.a. bracket and 6 figure lifetime value. I am a 20 year business owner with 2 other partners, family structures, SMSF and somewhat detailed business requirements for commercial contracts. I have an existing 10…

Are you dribbling all over your clients?

Are you dribbling all over your clients?

I spend a lot of my time talking to professional service firms, reviewing their marketing collateral and in particular their websites. One glaring recurring theme I see is that everyone is trying to differentiate themselves on exactly the same things. Of course, if every firm’s differentiators are the same, then they aren’t differentiators no matter…

From Selling to Nurturing and why it’s been a personal struggle.

It’s 5.22PM Tuesday February 4th and I’m sitting in the RACV Club in Bourke Street Melbourne. I’ve just logged out of Infusionsoft* having reviewed and updated the details of the 9 people that subscribed in the last 12 hours to our “11 Steps” lead magnet. Oh and I’m drinking green tea, a single malt scotch…

5 key things a professional services firm can learn from gun Aussie retailer Cotton On

Being a Geelong boy it was great to read a recent article in The Age newspaper about Geelong based retailer Cotton On and how they mastered the middle market. For those of you that don’t know Cotton On started in a car boot in 1991 and “… housed just 40 staff in its headquarters 10 years ago. It now…

Would you work at your firm if you were 20 years younger?

At the expense of declaring my age I can tell you that when I first started work as a trainee accountant many moons ago none of the following existed; Personal computers Fax machines Email Mobile phones Websites The internet!! And you could even smoke at your desk! Sometimes I think we forget how much the…

How owners and partners are letting their marketing teams down – the elephant in the room

What if I told you that your marketing team has decided not to go down the path they know your firm needs to go down because they know you will let them down? Trust me it happens and I have seen it too many times. One of the things I have learnt when it comes…

The NO BS Digital Marketing Guide to
Attract New & Higher Value Clients to Your Firm

  • Lack Of Differentiation

    The #1 obstacle accounting and law firms face trying to market their firms.
  • Shake The Status Quo

    The enemy of all firms trying to extract new clients from an incumbent.
  • Attract & Convert The Unaware

    Win business from those who need you, don't know it and aren't even looking for you.
  • How To Build A Scalable Marketing Machine

    Dial up or down to regulate the inflow of new leads.
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