Newsletters -Still a Thing

Does your business send out newsletters? If not, this is an area of marketing you may be missing out on. A lot of companies have gotten away from sending out newsletter because they think they are a marketing tool of the past, but this is not so. NOT AT ALL! Newsletters are a great way to stay relevant to your customers. In a newsletter you can highlight many things. Maybe you are bringing in a new product or service that...

Rent a Pool by the Hour

Want to throw a pool party but you don’t have a pool? Well, there’s now a solution for that! Swimply is a new platform that allows you to rent a pool by the hour! This platform allows owners to put their pool up for others to use at an hourly rate. The rates currently range for $35 to $200 per hour. However, we found that most average around $45-$60 an hour. With this popular new trend, many homeowners will want to take...

Membership Building, Special Events, Training & Seminars

At Callan Group Communications we provide may different types of marketing. We also provide Association and Non-Profit Management services. Today’s associations find it difficult to get enough volunteers to keep their organizations moving smoothly. That’s where we come in! We work with the Association’s, sometimes filling roles of marking, membership director, and even executive director to keep business moving along. These roles are important to any organization and we provide the attention needed to fulfill these duties. We can...

Get a Digital Profile for Your Business

Marketing is an important part of every company, no matter how large or small. Bringing your business to the attention of the community and making sure you stay relevant will increase your bottom line. Because we know every business has a different budget for marketing we offer a variety of custom programs to fit the needs of your business and boy are we rocking! We are very blessed to have so many new clients during this interesting time in our...

JPG vs PNG

JPG vs PNG By Justine Mancini What is our internet experience if not for images? Anyone who has saved an image from the web or for a simple paint program knows that there are tons of file formats to choose from. If you're not a graphic designer, artist, or photographer, many of those file formats aren't going to be any of your concern. Instead, you probably most often deal with JPGs (or JPEGs) and PNGs. But do you sometimes wonder if you...

MailChimp Then and Now

MailChimp Then and Now by Justine Mancini If you've been following Callan Group Communications for a while, you know that we have proven results that show that email newsletters STILL work and are one of the best marketing ROI you can get. Here at CGC we have our own proprietary email server that we use for many of our clients to send out newsletters. However, for a variety of different reasons unique to each client, sometimes we use a service such...

Company Culture – Very Important!

Company Culture - Very Important! Maybe it's not about the job pool, maybe it's about you. Does your business ever think about what your company's culture is? Now more than ever, it is harder to attract and retain a solid, effective and productive team. Why is that? Callan Group Communications (CGC) works with a wide variety of clients and all of them have employment challenges in common. Too often, it's overlooked by management that a company's culture is truly important in identifying...

Working with The Changing Algorithm  

Account Manager, Justine Mancini 9/23/2020 At Callan Group Communications, we always tout how important and necessary it is to stay on top of trends. What many people don't realize is staying on top of trends goes beyond just knowing the viral post of the day. This also means keeping an eye out for algorithm changes and trends in post engagement. One platform that often goes through more algorithm changes than most is Facebook. Yes, Facebook has been working on changing up its...

Hiring a Marketing Firm?

It’s important to check out a business that you want to hire. I know when I do, I check them out on Google. I listen closely to their story of how they started. I ask them about their goals. And I listen to see if they are truly practicing what they preach. For example if someone is looking for a pool builder, is that builder involved in an association specialized in their industry? Does this pool company respond to...