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The power of video advertising on display across different platforms in Ontario

The Power of Video for Your Business

Video is popping up more and more in our daily lives, especially online and in our communities. We utilize video to be able to capture a story and communicate messages. Whether we like it or not, our culture is turning into one that is time starved, and the more efficient something is, the better it […]

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How to Get Noticed & Get Found

Here at Intrigue Media the products and services that we provide for our clients are always changing. With all this change we are continually seeking out new ways of getting businesses noticed and found by their ideal clients or customers. Some great avenues we use today to do that are video advertising, social media, and […]

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The Power of Being Nice as a Young Professional

  Before reading the book The Power of Nice, I (without knowing) experienced first hand the rewards of being nice. By chance I was told about an information session at a local marketing firm while I was looking for a job. I attended the seminar and about 10 minutes into it, sitting at a table […]


Marketing is a Marathon Not a Sprint

Everyday I have the pleasure of talking with business owners and operators across many industries. Some businesses are in their first 5 years while some are 3rd generation family owned  businesses. I understand not everyone has the same marketing intentions but I believe in marketing for a marathon instead of a sprint for these 3 reasons.  […]

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Breaking the Ice!

How many times a day do you talk to someone and right after greeting them you ask them how they are? Probably a few too many times. Which means, you’re not the only one doing it. Many of us do this likely over 10 times a day, depending on how much we interact with people. […]

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Cold Calling is DEAD!

Cold calling has to be the most intrusive, outdated, overused method of contacting businesses. You call and the only thing the person on the other side of the phone is thinking is how to get off the phone. Even worse than cold calling someone over the phone, is showing up at their business. Nobody wants […]