Written By: Kevin Holmes   In the business world, everyone is trying to get their brand out there and communicate with everyone in a wide variety of ways. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn. These are all social media platforms that businesses use every day. The question is: are businesses utilizing Read More
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Well-being is defined as the state of being comfortable, healthy or happy. I would venture to say that the majority of employees are not putting enough emphasis on their well-being in their careers. Does this sound like you? Are you just getting by in your career or are you thriving? Read More
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Written By: Adrianna Kegley Wondering where you should post on your Instagram? We’ve all been there. Truth is, we all could use some more information on what the best methods are for Instagram. So, let’s check out the advantages and disadvantages of both kinds of Instagram posting to figure out Read More
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Written By: Kevin Holmes How many times a day do you think you look at some type of screen? Whether it is your computer, tablet or cell phone. How many times? Now I want you to think about how much of that screen time was intentional or passive time? Odds Read More
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  Written By: Hannah Hitchcock First off we have to expand on what readable content means. Typically, readable content means that the words that you are writing flow nicely, arent wordy (don’t make the reader have to work to decipher what you meant) and lastly, be brief.  So, let’s talk Read More
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Written By: Carisa Holmes-Peters   Looking back on the year 2019,  I have decided to get real with my fellow small business owners and leaders out there. Why share my experiences or be vulnerable? Well, If through sharing our story, I can save one fellow leader from the frustration of Read More
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Written By: Hannah Hitchcock Maintaining several social media platforms can be a tedious and daunting task to handle. Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and more. All social media channels can be a great tool for a business to reach and communicate with new clientele.   A social media schedule is a Read More
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Written By: Kevin Holmes Content and clientele go hand – in -hand when it comes to the goal of your companies online presence. Meaning, when you are writing anything for a website, you want to write with the client in mind.  Client in mind. What does that mean? Recently, I Read More
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Written By: Hannah Hitchcock “Strike two!” You glance around at everyone in the stadium and all you can think is that they have one more chance. The team you are rooting for is losing by two points. Bases are loaded and everyone is on the edge of their seat. This Read More
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October 11, 2016

Experiential Marketing

Written By: Holmes Team “Experiential marketing is a promotional strategy that involves creating an interactive experience to get customers talking about your product.” This article, Show and
July 24, 2017
Business people waiting for job interview

Hiring for Small Businesses – Tips for Finding the Right Person

Written By: Carisa Peters How Adding the Right Team Member to Your Small Business Can Make You Laugh or Cry I started interviewing 24 years ago
January 31, 2018
illustration heart plus brain equals lightbulb

Dear Clients: You are Always on Our Minds

Written By: Carisa Peters The After Hours Idea Text Imagine… it’s 10:31 p.m. on a Tuesday evening. You’re finishing an episode of whatever show you’re currently
March 6, 2018
My Leadership Journey: Kevin Holmes

My Leadership Journey: Kevin Holmes

Written By: Kevin Holmes I first felt like a leader when I was much younger and not yet in any sort of official leadership role. I
March 24, 2018
My Leadership Journey: Carisa Holmes

My Leadership Journey: Carisa Holmes

Written By: Carisa Peters Where it all Began… My leadership role began at the early age of 20. I embarked on my journey without the benefit
April 6, 2018
Colored pencils in the shape of a heart

The Culture at Holmes Marketing Services

Written By: Holmes Team It all Started in 1974… The leadership culture of Holmes began with the single vision of my father: the sole decision-maker, owner,
April 20, 2018
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repurpose - Earth Day 2018

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: The Three R’s of Business

Written By: Holmes Team With Earth Day taking place this Sunday the 22nd of April 2018, I wanted to bring light to a wasteful part of
May 9, 2018
team building

What Team Building Exercise Should You Do This Summer?

Written By: Holmes Team Why Team Building? At some point in your career, you have most likely been subject to a team-building exercise. These activities can
July 30, 2018
Chas Video Intern Project

What is it like to Intern at Holmes Marketing Services?

Written By: Holmes Team This past Spring, we had the opportunity to welcome Clark State Community College student, Chas Lutterloh, as our video intern. We wanted