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August 18, 2017
identifying business weaknesses and working to improve on them

What Do You Do Poorly?

At first glance, the title of this post might be a bit deflating. After all, no one really enjoys being critical of themselves or their business. […]
August 4, 2017
knowing your Milwaukee business strengths

What Do You Do Well?

If you own or manage a business, we’d like you to ponder this question today: what do you do well? Because we’ve worked with hundreds of […]
July 21, 2017
graphic design Milwaukee

Turn Heads with Award-Winning Design

As we’ve discussed before in this blog, your business has a reputation. If you’ve just started your business, maybe you are only in the infant stages […]
July 7, 2017
when marketing your Milwaukee business does more harm than good

When Marketing Does Your Business More Harm Than Good

At first glance, you might be confused about the title of this article. If you’ve read our blog before, you certainly know the value we place […]
June 23, 2017
Are you ready to grow your Milwaukee business?

It’s Time to Grow Your Business. Are You Ready?

If you own a small business, chances are you’ve thought about this question before: “How do I grow my business?” Well, “growing” a business might mean […]
June 9, 2017
keeping your digital marketing content fresh in Milwaukee

Is Your Content Fresh?

When it comes to engaging your potential new customers and clients, have you ever stopped to think about what they want to hear? If you’re selling […]
May 26, 2017
the importance of taking vacations for businesses in Milwaukee

Does Your Business Take a Summer Vacation?

Summer has unofficially arrived in southeastern Wisconsin! The unofficial start, Memorial Day, has come and gone. Schools are starting to let out and families are starting to […]
May 12, 2017
marketing plans for busy Milwaukee business owners

Time is Money

You’ve surely heard the cliché, “time is money.” Although clichés can sometimes be tired and overused, there’s a reason they’re clichés – because they are true more […]
April 28, 2017
building a good reputation for your Milwaukee small business

Building a Good Reputation

In business, as in so many other areas of life, a good reputation is crucial to your success. How do you build a good reputation for […]
April 14, 2017
spring cleaning your marketing in Milwaukee

Spring Cleaning: Marketing Style

Though spring has officially been here in southeastern Wisconsin for almost a month, the weather is just finally starting to turn a corner so that it […]
March 31, 2017
digital marketing options in Milwaukee

To Use or Not to Use: Digital Marketing

When it comes to digital marketing, there are so many tools and platforms out there that it could make one’s head spin – especially if you are […]
March 17, 2017
advertising your business in Milwaukee

Is Your Message Getting Through?

If you own or manage a business, you want people to know about you – that’s a given. After all, if no one knows about the great […]
March 3, 2017
utilizing your Milwaukee marketing experts

Making the Most of Your Marketing Experts

Most businesses know that marketing and advertising efforts are important and that, when executed properly, yield results. It’s the reason large companies have multi-million-dollar marketing budgets […]
February 17, 2017
Ways for business owners in Milwaukee to stay active during winter

How Business Owners Can Fight Cabin Fever

If you are a small business owner in southeastern Wisconsin, there’s a good chance you’re ready for our winter to be over. The Milwaukee area experiences […]
February 3, 2017
word of mouth referral marketing in Milwaukee

Word-of-Mouth Advertising in 2017

As a Milwaukee marketing agency, it’s our business to know what works – and what doesn’t – when it comes to marketing strategy and execution. The hard-working […]
January 20, 2017
Milwaukee marketing to help the community

Having The Biggest Impact on Your Community

As a marketing agency in the Milwaukee area, we have the privilege of speaking with business owners of all types. As you could guess, different people […]
January 6, 2017
why Milwaukee small businesses should invest in marketing

Why Does a Small Business Need to Invest in Marketing, Anyway?

If you own or manage a small or medium-sized business in the Milwaukee area, you certainly understand that there are a thousand different ways you can […]
December 20, 2016
budget friendly milwaukee marketing tools

Budget-Friendly Marketing Tools

With the end of the year just over a week away, budgets are top-of-mind for many businesses. Making sure you finish things off under budget and […]
December 6, 2016
Milwaukee social media tips

How to Improve Your Social Media Content

Social media is an incredibly powerful tool for small business. It’s a relatively inexpensive way to get your message across, and allows quite a bit of […]
November 22, 2016
Small Business Saturday in Milwaukee

#ShopSmall This Saturday, November 26

At Vertz Marketing, a large portion of our clients are small businesses. They hold a special place in our heart and we always work to stress […]