Hummingbird Creative Group’s Wendy Coulter featured in Carolina Public Press

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Women-owned businesses are increasing nationally and statewide, according to a recent report, which credits women overcoming adversity for the growth. Wendy Coulter, president of the Greater Raleigh Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners, said this boom in female-owned businesses stems from increasing empowerment of women over the years. Keep reading… want to empower your brand? Discover what we … Read More

Rebranding After A Crisis Or Disaster

HummingbirdBranding & Creative, Public Relations, Uncategorized

rebranding after a crisis

Companies spend years developing brand recognition, brand loyalty and trust with their customers and communities. This includes thousands of man hours, goodwill and efforts to be socially responsible. You protect your brand at all costs, you’ve done your smart branding and are in the middle of a long-term branding strategy.  You protect you brand and business reputation as if they … Read More

Corporate Social Responsibility—Are You Doing It?

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corporate social responsibility

All of the largest U.S. companies are engaged in some type of corporate social responsibility (CSR) program. CSR activities include charitable donations, corporate sponsorships, pro bono work hours and participating or leading fundraisers…  And the activities usually focus on environmental, social or economic causes. But it is not only the big corporations that engage in CSR activities. In today’s rapidly … Read More

Leveraging Digital Communities When Branding Healthcare Businesses

HummingbirdAdvertising & 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

The Importance of Being Authentic to Branding a B2B Service Business

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being authentic

keeping it real In today’s instant message, Twitter and Instagram societies, people are quick to respond that they “kept it real.” That vernacular means a person stayed true to their core beliefs… especially when facing adversity. We reserve a special place in our hearts for people who keep it real… who place value on being authentic. In fact, pop culture, … Read More