Category Archives: Agency Business

3 Interview Tips and Tricks to Prioritize Agent Experience from Day One

Laura Krajewski July 12, 2021 As we emerge from the longest year ever and companies gear up for the “great rehiring” happening in our post-pandemic world, managers and HR reps have to adapt to the changes in hiring. As much as the workforce has been shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic, hiring too has changed with … Continue reading 3 Interview Tips and Tricks to Prioritize Agent Experience from Day One

Reduce Drama At Your Agency: 3 Problems You Can Prevent Using an ARCI Matrix

Karl Sakas July 9, 2021 Use an ARCI (RACI) Matrix to reduce drama at your agency As agencies grow, they often struggle with a key question: Who is in charge of what? Even if you have defined employee roles with titles to match, like “Account Manager” or “Project Manager” or “VP of Sales,” the lines … Continue reading Reduce Drama At Your Agency: 3 Problems You Can Prevent Using an ARCI Matrix

How Agencies Acquire Data And Their Greatest Needs

How Agencies Acquire Data And Their Greatest Needs by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, July 1, 2021 Half of agencies participating in the study outsource data functions and cite this as a critical business strategy, with 59% of respondents saying data is important to the success of the organization, according to a study released this … Continue reading How Agencies Acquire Data And Their Greatest Needs

What’s a Creative Agency? How They Help & How to Find One

Katy French June 27, 2021 Building a brand doesn’t happen overnight. It takes a lot of work to forge strong relationships with people—and much of that work is done through marketing. Unless you have a powerhouse internal team to help you tell your story, it’s likely you’ll need a little support in crafting and executing … Continue reading What’s a Creative Agency? How They Help & How to Find One

How to (Re)Build a Creative Agency Today: 4 Key Principles

Esther Cohen September 25, 2020 If you’re thinking about starting an agency, you need to build strong foundations. Follow these four principles to build a future-ready agency. The year is 1990. You’ve decided to go into the creative business. You want to make video ads for brands. TV is the future, after all. Didn’t Video … Continue reading How to (Re)Build a Creative Agency Today: 4 Key Principles

Agency Optimization Shortcut: Understand the 6 Agency Roles

Karl Sakas August 7, 2020 Agency roles fit into 6 categories: AM, PM, SME, Strategist, BizDev, and Support. Agency owners frequently ask me for advice on agency structure and roles, including how to change team structure as they grow. The right approach is unique to your agency, but there’s a universal factor—all agency roles fit … Continue reading Agency Optimization Shortcut: Understand the 6 Agency Roles