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7 Questions for Paul Petersky: Stealth Insights

We sat down with one of our newest team members, Paul Petersky, to learn more about him. As head of Stealth Insights, Paul dives deep into research, but we found out there’s a musical side to Paul as well. Check out this video of him tickling the ivories.  1. What song best describes your work […]

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The GIFt of Video in Email Marketing

Today, it’s a universal best practice to include video in your marketing strategy. And incorporating video into your email marketing strategy can translate to results. Results like a 200 to 300% increase in click-through rate.

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Is Your Marketing Agency Any Good?

Here it is: the final segment of our Agency/Client relationship series. We’ll be covering the ever-crucial task of assessing your agency’s body of work. You can catch up on our posts about deciding if you need an agency, choosing the right agency and maintaining your marketing agency relationship in case you missed them. Whereas we’ve […]

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Maintaining Your Agency Relationship Mojo

Now that we’ve covered how to decide if you need an agency, and understand the questions to ask … what’s next? Just like any other commitment, this particular relationship requires a little effort. So, how do you and your agency ensure that perpetual bloom? Meet for lunch. The people tasked with working on your company are […]

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Top Takeaways From the 2017 Midwest Marketing Conference

Hundreds of digital marketers immersed themselves in a two-day convention at historic Union Station in downtown St. Louis. What started as a small gathering a mere five years ago has grown into a must-attend event, featuring speakers from the biggest names in the digital content and advertising space – names like Buzzfeed, Pinterest, Microsoft, Pandora, […]

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Ask These Six Questions to Choose the Right Marketing Agency

Welcome to Part II of our Client/Agency Relationship series. We’ve already covered how to decide if you need an agency. Now let’s talk about how to choose the right agency for you. It’s as simple as asking questions near and dear to your heart that you learned in grammar school. Ready? 1. Who? Choosing an agency […]

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How to decide which makes more sense: hiring staff or a creative agency

So you have a marketing need. Now the big question: Does it make more sense to engage a creative agency to help with your marketing efforts or hire employees with the expertise directly? The answer? It depends. Maybe you want to dive into content marketing, and don’t have anyone currently on staff with that specific […]

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My First Day at Stealth: An Intern’s View

The life of a graduating advertising student is a stressful one. Finals, papers and massive group projects dominate those precious last weeks. And through the middle of it all we’re expected to write cover letters, set up interviews and land internships? Crazy. “But that’s The Biz, bud,” I keep telling myself. Thicken up that skin, […]

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Small Business Success

“You manage things; you lead people.” – Grace Murray Hopper Many of my clients have asked me, how do you keep yourself and your business moving forward in order to achieve small business success? I wish there was a simple answer, but it is complex and takes lots of focus. Small business’s can find themselves […]