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Tips for Healthcare Marketers in 2021

Healthcare marketers today have a lot on their plates.  From updating COVID communications to promoting that new physician, and redesigning ad campaigns to managing social platforms, healthcare marketers find themselves pulled in multiple…

Don’t Spread Your Marketing Message Too Thin

It’s a not-so-often-heard-of idiom called the “Raspberry Jam Rule”: The wider you spread it, the thinner it gets. This particularly applies to marketing in that the broader the audience you attempt to reach, the weaker the impact. When…

Humor in Pandemic Marketing? Consumers Look for a Lighter Side

Nothing is funny about the pandemic. Numbers escalated, we stayed home. We all became employee/teacher/chef/sanitation engineers - simultaneously. Then glimmers of hope, small returns to normalcy before escalating numbers crept up again and…

Commercials That Connect Still Need Action

The best commercials spark conversation, and there’s a series of TV ads that still make me smile each time I see them and keep coming up in conversation with friends and family. Those would be the “Dr. Rick” commercials for Progressive…

5 Common Healthcare Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

Healthcare marketing, like the healthcare industry itself, can be challenging and complicated. With intense competition, changing consumer behaviors, and online sources becoming the norm for individuals looking for healthcare, it’s a difficult…
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Let Your Differentiator Shine

One of my colleagues recently made a comment that people don’t think they’re creative because they can’t do graphic design, while forgetting that creativity doesn’t fit into one box or another. You’re not any less creative because…
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A Mid-year Marketing Review

The first half of 2020 has been quite the ride! Our daily habits and lives were disrupted. We experienced uncertainty, fear and (lots of) change. Despite these challenges, we learned how to be more resilient, agile and patient. What we thought…
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Healthcare Marketing FAQs: COVID Edition

Our last Chartwell Agency Lunch Bites webinar focused on answering many common questions we received throughout the series, but also on questions we have heard from clients and colleagues around how to manage marketing during the COVID-19 pandemic.…
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Marketing Takeaways from a Webinar Superfan

As the chat room moderator for our Lunch Bites series, I had a front-row seat for the last five weeks as we dove into dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, its effects on marketing organizations, and how we can all plan for the future. These…
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Making it Work

As of this moment, we’re living through an unprecedented economic crisis. History has no comparable lessons from which we can learn, so we’re all navigating through uncharted territory together. We’re also dealing with loss – loss of…