Posts in Growth
“I need help with my SEO” and other emails I got over the Christmas break

“I need help with my SEO” said the email I received between Christmas and New Year’s. This client is not really a client, he’s the husband of a good friend so I had helped him setup a website for his technology company during the fall as a personal weekend-type project. You see, there’s a subsection of people, me included, who are unable to really “turn off” the work for long periods of time so we delude ourselves with the idea that building a quick website over a weekend is fun.

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GrowthAstrid Storey
Branding vs Marketing vs Growth

Sometimes, when we start getting to know a prospect, and we start discussing their pain points and needs, we notice there are misconceptions about the overlap of branding, marketing and growth. Where do they each fit within the big picture? How do they interact?

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GrowthAstrid Storey
8 reasons I left a free webinar this week

I am a self-confessed e-learning junkie. I belong to closed groups geared toward creatives on Facebook, follow and engage with industry professionals on Twitter and Instagram, maintain a healthy business reading list, consistently get certified on marketing topics and have been known to shell out cash for the odd email or online-based course that I need to have.

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Design, GrowthAstrid Storey
Late Night with Dave and Steve: Why Being Open-Minded Matters When it Comes to Growth

Dave Paprocki and Steve Peele II let us in on on one of their late-night phone calls. Join them as they “nerd out” on growth and talk about why it’s just as important to try tactics you don’t know as it is to lean on ones you feel confident in. Getting out of your comfort zone fosters growth in real life; professional growth is more different. (Starting at minute 10, Steve drives through the middle of Indiana and cuts in and out a little. Don’t worry, it doesn’t last long!)

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GrowthAstrid Storey