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Benchmarking best practice Marketing Tactics
All of our individual marketing tactics are regularly reviewed and we consistently seek out and employ best practice to ensure that we are achieving the best possible ROI on our marketing spend. #marketing
The Marketing Tactics Benchmark is a subset of the Marketing Benchmarking Pillar. It has been included to help you ensure that your business is getting the best possible return on each of your individual marketing activities.
How to assess your business against this benchmark
- Identify those marketing tactics you are currently using in your business and which you are concerned may not be delivering the optimum return on your investment.
- Google Adwords
- Workshops and Presentations
- Public Relations
- Content Marketing
- Social Media Marketing
- Video marketing
- Email Marketing
- Something else?
- Get in touch: We’ll provide you with an independent, obligation free, no charge assessment of how your selected marketing tactics are performing along with recommendations on how you may be able to improve.*
*The Fine Print
To receive this assessment you must have a business turning over a minimum of $240,000 per year ($20K per month). SMART-Connect Advisors reserve the right to refuse to perform the assessment.
Meet the SMART Connect Marketing Advisors
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Best Practice Marketing Strategies Resource Library
Benchmarking best practice in a variety of marketing strategies and tactics relevent to SME businesses
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