Category Archives: Marketing

5 Apr

How Do You Develop an Innovative App to Measure Healthcare Marketing Metrics? Like This.

Yes, Mimi Rasor pays me to work at this award-winning Cincinnati marketing communications agency, but she does not know what I am going to say in my blogs. (Sorry Mimi, I’m going rogue!) As our president, Mimi is a visionary genius. Her mind is on par with her heart, which is what makes this place […]

8 Mar

Measuring Your Healthcare Marketing Metrics: How to be a Rockstar

We have all been in that meeting with the hospital leadership team. The one where you prepared for days to discuss the ins and outs of your comprehensive marketing communications strategy. Then the conversation takes a very sudden turn to an entirely different area of focus and everyone is excited about moving in that direction. […]

28 Sep

Interview Advice: Just Be You

By Victoria Knepp, Account Associate Stumbling over words, sweaty armpits and “um…um…um,” are some of the many terrors that so many associate with job interviews. Oftentimes people think of a job interview as a place to embellish themselves, put on their best suit, and speak as eloquently as possible. These are all great practices, but […]

17 Aug

Design Do’s and Don’ts

By Abby Brown, Creative Associate As the Creative Associate at Rasor, I handle all things design-related. I work with some wonderful and creative marketers who all place value on design, as do many other professionals in the marketing world. Marketing and design are intertwined, whether you want to admit it or not. Need some convincing? […]

6 Jul

The 5 Qualities You Need for an Agency Career

By Victoria Knepp, Account Associate You always hear people who work in agencies say, “every day is different,” and I couldn’t agree more.  Working in a marketing communications agency is definitely a one-of-a-kind job, and every day is definitely different. Agency life is starkly different than any other business structure, and I like to think […]

22 Jun
13 Apr

Large Pizza with Pepperoni and Happy Faces: How Emojis are Helping Brands

By Abby Brown, Creative Associate “Can you teach me how to use those emoji things?” my mother once asked me at the dinner table. Full disclosure: I don’t particularly love teaching my parents about technology. It requires a lot of patience and time, both of which I do not have. My mother sent me rat […]

24 Feb

And…Action (Plans)! How to Keep on Task and on Budget. Easily and Efficiently.

By Libby Esterle, Senior Account Executive Someone once said “There is more than one way to skin a cat.” True. Also morbid. And gross. Even for someone who prefers dogs. But the sentiment is accurate. People can tackle projects, solve problems and complete tasks successfully and through a myriad of ways, depending on their personalities, […]

10 Feb
23 Dec

Going Viral

By Abby Brown, Creative Associate Oh, the viral video. So simple, so…well, unpredictable. This new form of media, mysterious to many, has become a primary method for brands to communicate to a large audience. Ad Age recently released a list of The 20 Most Viral Ads of 2015, and the article made me question, what […]