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We want to share with you the trends we see in the financial services industry, including important events and media input. As an agency, our goal is to help you. That is why we also post our financial PR and Marketing best practices and opinion articles as a resource for your company.

PR Insight: Top 3 Tips for Refreshing your Public Relations Plan

Mid-year is an ideal time to review and adjust to match your CU’s strategic vision.

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Credit unions rely on public relations efforts to propel their brand’s credibility, visibility and, ultimately, their growth. As such, your credit union’s strategic PR plan is its

PR Insight: How Will You be Remembered by Your Peers in 2018?

Demonstrate your integrity, competency, drive and positive attitude to elevate you and your credit union’s performance this year.

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About a year ago, I wrote a piece entitled “Make this Year a Success”. I hope 2017 was a successful year, one where you were

PR Insights: Creating Super Fans - Attracting, Engaging & Retaining Members

3 keys to turning members into “super fans”

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Apple, Starbucks and Nike – what do these companies all have in common? For starters, they are at the top of their game for creating brand awareness. More importantly, these companies have an incredible following of “super fans.” These super

PR Insights: Optimizing Your Credit Union’s PR Program Performance through Data and Analytics

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One of the most significant developments in the realm of digital communication has been the ability in recent years to track, trend and analyze data to gain insights into the effectiveness of communications programs. Specific to credit unions and their public relations executives, member

PR Insights: 3 Simple Ways Credit Unions Can Corner the Market on Millennials

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You’ve read countless articles about millennials and you’ll probably read countless more. People are quick to discuss the need to embrace millennials, by constantly sharing the latest data that follows the millennial trend as if the generation were an endangered species, which

PR Insight: Connecting With Members: Simple Videos, Powerful Results

3 steps to easily infuse video into your marketing program

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Video has taken the social media world by storm. According to YouTube, the site garners more than 1 billion views per day. Video has proven to be a powerful storytelling tool, helping people

PR Insight: Communication Across the Ages

The modern office is currently experiencing a situation never seen before: there are now four generations fighting to coexist in the workplace. In many offices, veterans (born before 1946), baby boomers (1946-1964), Generation Xers (1965-1979) and millennials (1980-2000) are all represented and struggling to work together in harmony.

Such a

PR Insight: Proper Planning Prevents Poor PR

The arrival of a new year signals a fresh start, providing everyone with a jolt of motivation to make 2017 the best year yet. When it comes to public relations, credit unions should use this time wisely to kick off the new year on a strong note. January is the