Vikki Sicaras
Vikki Sicaras

How to tell your company’s story to engage, inspire (and attract new customers)

Everybody has a story. When we share our stories with others, we open doors for communication and connection. We give people reasons to relate to us, and we create opportunities to build relationships. The same …

Kristin Dispenza
Kristin Dispenza

10 best practices for social media

Has your company taken the plunge into the land of social media? Do you feel you know what you are doing and the recommended best practices? Social media is constantly evolving, so here’s a few …

Ashley Kizzire
Ashley Kizzire

Get the most out of your email marketing

In the world of email marketing, the “e-blast” can be a highly successful vehicle for connecting with your customers. But all too often, businesses underutilize this vital marketing strategy. Even when the strategy is employed, …

Kari Moosmann
Kari Moosmann

Bring out the cake, it’s time for a celebration!

Every company hits milestones – such as number of projects performed and size of business, but anniversary milestones are the golden opportunity to communicate your success with your customers and employees. Have you celebrated past …

Kristin Dispenza
Kristin Dispenza

Drones: Coming to a jobsite near you!

Soon, you may use drones to improve everything from jobsite safety to your company’s marketing efforts. The word “drone” was co-opted from the military, who has long used the nickname to refer to their unmanned aerial …

Kimberly Kayler
Kimberly Kayler

Is golf still the essential business tool?

From Namaste to slamming an opponent into the boards, business bonding no longer just about golf A week doesn’t go by in which I don’t get an email about some golf scramble that a client, vendor …

Stephan Reed
Stephan Reed

Social media etiquette in competitive markets

By guest blogger and CCI friend, Stephan Reed, SEO/SEM Specialist, Forefront Web The search engine optimization specialists of the world may not know the full extent to which socials play into SEO, but they do know …

Kari Moosmann
Kari Moosmann

Making friends builds business

During high school, we were all encouraged to join a variety of extracurricular activities to build our resumes and make us more well-rounded people. As adults and business owners, joining an association, as well as …