March 23, 2018
2018's Best Kept Secrets of Successful Marketing
While the fundamentals of marketing never change - you know, the four "P's" of Product, Placement, Pricing and Promotion - the Internet has brought about a sea change to every aspect. There are not only new tools rapidly emerging (remember the quick demise of MySpace?), the chatter is almost insurmountable. It's really hard to be heard above the din.

But the best kept secrets to marketing in 2018 are the same as they were in 1918. While you are using new methods and media to reach prospects, they are still people. Your messaging still follows the strictures of the human psyche. Not much has changed since the days of Dale Carnegie, and he would probably have agreed with the following suggestions:

Across the Transom...
Here's a look at some of the news we've seen this week.

Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), and Spinnaker Resorts, announced the  renewal of their multi-site affiliation. The agreement encompasses nine resorts in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina; Branson, Missouri; and Ormond Beach,

Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) today announced it has publicly filed a Form 10 Registration Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with its planned spin-off of its Hotel Group segment. The filing may be accessed at under Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc.  This filing contains important information regarding the transaction.  In addition to the public filing of the Form 10, the Company has posted supplemental business and financial information about each of the post-spin companies to its investor website..

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