How To Set SMART Goals!

“People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going.” – Earl Nightingale In life, we are all on an endeavor focused on achieving more and being more. So what helps us get to where we want to be in life? GOALS! But, if you’ve never actually accomplished ALL the goals you have set on your list, that’s O.K., me ... More

7 Ways to Give and Get Customer Love

We all know February is the month of LOVE. We show love to our significant others, our kids, our parents, siblings, but what about customer love? Our customers continually impact our lives by being a part of our business journey. So, this February we ask you, "What are you doing for your customers?" In today’s day & age customers ... More

Why your marketing plan may fail

Why Your Marketing Plan May Fail

Have you completed or started your business plan for 2019? Have you included your marketing plan and your marketing budget in that plan?   I am never surprised when I meet a business owner and ask if they have a marketing budge. Should I be? Probably, but guess what most business owners don't have a business plan and if they do, ... More

2019 Small Business Goal Planning

10 Things to Think About to Make and Stick with 2019 Business Goals

“If you want to do things you never thought you could do, goals will get you there.” – Christy Wright With 2019 right around the corner, Navarro Creative Group wants to give you some things to think about when you are creating your 2019 success plan! It is time for you to start thinking B I G. Now is the time for you to sit down ... More

Optimize Google My Business for Best Search Results

Optimize Google My Business for Best Search Results

When was the last time you looked at Google My Business, aka Google Business, aka Google Places? Google has added a whole lot of great features to make it easier for locals to find your business when you take the following ACTION! WHY GOOGLE MY BUSINESS IS IMPORTANT Think of Google My Business like an extension of your website except ... More

Why Can't I just Use Images from the Internet

So, what’s the BIG DEAL with using images from the Internet anyway?

I recently had a conversation with a new client about social media and we starting taking about using images from the internet, i.e. Google Search copy and paste. My reaction may have startled her a little because it was pretty immediate - DO NOT DO THIS! 🚫 Images may be subject to copyright and those that are, and are used without ... More

Shop Small Business Saturday 2018

Shop Small on Small Business Saturday and do a Little Happy Dance

“When you buy from a Small Business an actual person does a LITTLE HAPPY DANCE ” As Small Business Owners we appreciate each and every one of our clients and that they choose to work with us! On November 24th, it is our time to be in the spotlight. It’s Small Business Saturday! Small Business Saturday continues to be an annual ... More

Marketing to Millennials

Generational Marketing Part 4: Marketing to Millennials

Marketing to Millennials Marketing has changed drastically over the last decade. No longer can marketers just push information out to the consumer hoping to "make the sale", they must engage and interact or risk becoming irrelevant to the next generations of consumers. The greatest reason for this change is due to technology; social media ... More

Marketing to Generation X

Generational Marketing part 3: Marketing to Generation X

Generational Marketing: Why you should market to Generation X Generation X: It’s not easy being Generation X. They have the second largest spending power, earning 31% of the household income in the United States. Yet compared to other generations, they are immensely overlooked by companies in their marketing strategies. Why is that? With ... More

Marketing to Baby Boomers

Generational Marketing part 2: Marketing to Baby Boomers

Why you should market to Baby Boomers You’ve heard how important it is to create targeted marketing strategies for your audiences, but how exactly do we accomplish this? How do we define our audiences and determine the most effective content that will provide value? In continuation of our series of Generational Marketing, we will ... More