Jim Murray

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Over the past year or so, I have been creating and posting a series of articles on marketing & communication for small business.

This was a synthesis of a lot of the stuff I learned from 20 years in the ad agency business and another 25 on my own, working with new and developing small businesses.

I thought it would be useful for anyone who has or is thinking about starting a small business.

Part 1: Slow & Steady Is the Key To Success, Personally & Professionally.


Part 2: Branding


Part 3: Branding Synergy


Part 4: Consistent Voice


Part 5: Communication Strategy Development


Part 6: Content Marketing


Part 7: Creativity vs Conversation


Part 8: Developing Synergy


Part 9: Communication Essentials


Part 10: The Selling Line


Part 11: The 10 Commandments of Communication We Should Always Try To Follow


Part 12: How To Succeed In Business By Being Really Smart

Part 13: Is Social Media A Viable Marketing Tool For Your Service Business?

Part 14:  Second Chance To Make A First Impression

Part 15: Social Media Content Marketing: How Worthwhile Is It?


JIm Murray (that's me) is a writer, art director, marketer, editorialist. reader, sports fan and  TV watcher. I have been actively posting on social media since 1998. I am also a former ad agency writer and art director & ran his own creative consultancy, Onwords & Upwords, from 1989 until recently when I closed it and opened a freelance enterprise called Murmarketing. I live with my wife, Heather on the Niagara

Peninsula work with a small group of companies working
to make a positive difference in the world.

My Current Blogs Include:

Brand New Day (Environmentally Conscious Products, Services & Processes) • MurMarketing (Communications Advice) • Muritorial (General Interest, Politics, Human Nature and all the rest of the stuff I'm interested in)

You can follow Me:

On beBee: https://www.bebee.com/@jim-murray

On LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jim-murray-b8a3a4/

On Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/y97gxro4

Biz Catalyst 360˚ https://www.bizcatalyst360.com/author/jimmurray/



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