Leveraging Digital Communities When Branding Healthcare Businesses

Hummingbird CreativeAdvertising & Marketing, Branding & Creative, Business Strategy, Corporate Identification, Medical and Pharma, Public Relations, Social Media, Technology, Uncategorized

digital communities

Digital communities (DCs) are becoming more and more popular as a way for all businesses to reach consumers and build brand advocates. But first, DCs are different from a basic online platform or entity such as Facebook or Twitter (although many DCs can be found within Facebook). DCs are contained online communities where people with common causes, goals, issues or … Read More

Corporate ID Materials Are Essential for Branding Professional Services Businesses

Hummingbird CreativeAdvertising & Marketing, Branding & Creative, Business Strategy, Corporate Identification

If you’re in the business of selling professional services, you are in good company. You invested a lot of time and energy and money into getting your education and training and certifications… Then you brainstormed and strategized and executed… And now you’ve established your brand. But how much thought have you given to your corporate ID materials? Start With A … Read More

How to Articulate Your Brand Internally

Wendy CoulterArticles, Branding & Creative, Business Strategy

brand

There is a lot of advice out there about branding yourself, your business, and a combination of the two. Whatever you choose, you do not just have to communicate that brand publicly. You must also articulate your brand within your own organization. Without internal fidelity a brand falls apart. What people don’t understand is that brand is the skin of … Read More

A Consumer’s View

Hummingbird CreativeAdvertising & Marketing, Articles, Business Strategy

This nugget of information comes from our Creative Director, Mike. Way to often in marketing, people forget the customers and think only of the sale. This is a Mock letter to remind us all to remember the customer. Dear Marketers: I’m much smarter than your marketing gives me credit for. I don’t like to be sold…I don’t care about your … Read More