The name of the (nearly) new player is FACEBOOK LOCAL, which is blending the lines between social media and online local search. The introduction of Facebook Local Search could become a battle for digital turf —between search engine giant Google and social media giant Facebook—and it may morph into an important new trend. In time, […]
At a recent seminar, some of our attendees joined us in a rant about the pitiful customer service endemic at so many hospitals and practices. Some examples: 1. One surgeon shared a story about the time he “went home for Christmas,” but ended up accompanying his very ill and nervous mother to the ER. A […]
One of the analogies I shared with an audience earlier this week resonated with the crowd so well that I decided to share it in today’s blog post. (Those of you who know me personally or have seen me speak know I LOVE using analogies to simplify concepts.) First, the back story. After listening intently […]
The managing partner of a large, respected group called me recently to find out if my firm could help them answer a rising competitive threat and build volume for their associates. The trouble was, he was very guarded and hesitant. After a lot of coaxing, he finally blurted out the real reason behind his reservations. […]
I had a call today with a prospective client that followed a theme I have heard at least one hundred times before. Essentially, he and his colleagues said they have “been burned” with their previous marketing efforts and are now “gun shy.” He was understandably very reticent to do anything. He summarized, “I spent a […]
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