PR has many components, so it is difficult to say whether it works or not without defining "PR". In this instance, let's assume that you are asking whether good news stories will help you attract new clients or customers.
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Growing a mutual fund in this day and age can be a daunting task. With hundreds of thousands of funds out there, it can be nearly impossible to stand out and draw investors to your fund.
Marketing is a hurdle that all businesses face. The question is, how do they overcome it? Read on to find out.
Smile! You're on Candid Camera
Are you old enough to remember Allen Funt's Candid Camera? How about America's Funniest Home Videos? In either case, it's obvious that being caught "just being yourself" is not necessarily putting your best foot forward for the camera.
Communication, Communication, Communication
I’m an alternative energy company looking to make a name for myself now what am I supposed to do? COMMUNICATION IS KEY, especially for alternative energy companies. With so many misconceptions out there alternative energy companies need to focus on creating top notch communications, with their investors, reporters and lawmakers.
We all have a story to tell. It is important that you do just that. Tell it — consistently, concisely, and frequently.
Your story is your unique identity. It quickly tells listeners who you are and what makes you different, while also providing structure and a certain kind of raison d’être for employees and internal stakeholders.
Breaking through the Clutter
Whether you're talking to investors, financial professionals or reporters, your key message needs to break through the clutter and differentiate you. With over 12,000 mutual funds and thousands of managers, your target investors and intermediaries want to know quickly and succinctly how your firm will provide them tangible results.
Telling people your story seems simple enough-but is it? Do you know your story? Do the other members of your firm? Do you all tell the same story? Or, perhaps you know your story, but your ability to tell it has gotten rusty.