Category Archives: General Business

16 Marketing Tips for a Sweet 2016

These tips from the experts at Constant Contact will help you make your marketing stand out! Start with a plan and set specific goals. Set one big marketing objective for the year, one for each quarter, and maybe one for … Read More »

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Do what you love

Being passionate about your work and loving what you do makes it easier get up every morning, looking forward to the day ahead. That passion not only gives you joy in your every day, but shows customers that you care—no matter what industry … Read More »

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Black, white and read all over

Reading is extremely important to your personal development, as well as to the development of your business. Even if you only read a few pages every day, the act of reading—gaining new knowledge or escaping to a fictional reality—creates and … Read More »

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Do you know how new customers find your business?

Since 2012, every time a potential new client contacts me, I’ve asked them how they heard about Bateman Design Group—and then added that information to a spreadsheet that automatically updates some cool little pie charts. I find it really interesting … Read More »

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What is a visual identity system—and do we need one?

To be successful, it’s vital that people know that your company or organization exists, and will and remember it’s name and core business at the right time. An effective way of achieving this is to develop a visual identity system. A … Read More »

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It’s not too late to set new goals for the upcoming year

People seem to either love or hate making New Year’s Resolutions. I personally think the New Year is the perfect time to evaluate your life—to celebrate your accomplishments and the joyful things that happened last year, and to set new … Read More »

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Press “pause”—for creativity’s sake

Ahh, the holidays. The time of the year when everyone scrambles to finish their shopping, plan for grand parties—a stressful few weeks or months, most definitely. This is also the time of the year when many of us burn out … Read More »

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