If you don't have a marketing automation strategy for your financial services, then you may be unnecessarily spending valuable time on marketing tasks and projects instead of advising clients. Staying in touch with clients, reaching out to prospects, and other marketing efforts don't have to be difficult, time-consuming processes. You can quickly learn about marketing automation right here at FMG Suite and discover what a powerful tool it is for building your business.

Marketing automation technology has evolved in recent years to quickly and easily create personalized emails, text messages, and other marketing communications. This technology can streamline and manage entire marketing campaigns across multiple platforms to nurture prospects and clients throughout the client journey. But the benefits of an effective marketing automation strategy aren't constrained to just external efforts.

Marketing automation can also help you efficiently manage your day-to-day operational processes like internal communications, feedback processes, and other tasks. How much time could you free up if you could easily automate those repetitive processes, both internally and externally? How much more could you grow your business if you could directly focus more efforts on prospects and clients, instead of being tied down with marketing efforts?

5 Apps to Help You Market More Productively

We love our apps. The average smartphone user spends nearly 3 hours a day in apps and accesses close to 40 apps per month. To make matters even more complicated there are over 6 million apps to chose from! One of the fastest growing categories of apps is 'productivity'. But searching through…

What Are Some Free Apps I Can Use to Speed Up My Marketing?

There are more than two million apps, with new ones hitting the Google Play and Apple stores every day. One of the best things about apps is the price tag. Many apps are free of charge to download and use and are designed for marketers and to help boost productivity. At FMG Suite, we frequently use…

How Can I Save Time on Social Media?

Social media is one of the most important marketing tactics advisors can utilize. A Putnam Investments study shows that 81% of financial advisors use social media for business, with 79% of them gaining new clients through social media at an average annual asset gain standing at $4.6 million.…

Get Your Marketing New Year-Ready

You’ve got your New Year’s Resolutions set, your annual vacation planned, and your business goals lined up. But is your marketing ready for 2017? The start of the new year is a great time to prepare your marketing for what’s to come. In ringing in 2017, we suggest getting your marketing all…

What are Some Great Productivity Tips, Apps, or Tools?

As a financial advisor, you have a busy schedule. Thanks to technology, you can expedite and automate a lot of your tasks. You just have to know what tools are right for you. In this marketing tip, Craig and Brandon share their favorite productivity apps and tech tools that advisors can implement…

6 Habits Successful Marketers Follow

Successful marketers don't necessarily work more hours than you do or have advanced degrees. Much of successful marketing is the result of improved productivity, following the right habits, and committing to their top priorities. Take a note from successful marketers and engage in these six habits…

6 Tools for Financial Advisors to Streamline Their Business

If you’ve been in business for several decades, you’ve seen firsthand how technology has simplified a lot of our daily tasks. There’s an app for just about everything, including daily business and marketing tasks. By harnessing the power of these tech tools and apps, you can streamline your…

How to Solve the Two Biggest Challenges of Social Media Marketing

Did you know that 94% of all small businesses in the U.S. use social media to market their services? And 60% of those businesses say that social media marketing garnered them new clients. But we all know those kind of results require work and time. Most small businesses spend more than 6 hours per…

How to Stay Organized with Your Social Media & Marketing

If you’re like most people, you probably have at least five tabs open on your computer at one time. You may be managing your email, social media platforms, client information, and the live scores for the game on TV. With all this bouncing around, keeping your content organized is likely the last…

Get Organized: Our 5 Favorite Productivity Apps!

We know how much trouble getting organized can be, but with the right tools, you’ll be a productivity machine. Here are our five favorite productivity apps on the market today! Chains.cc A lot has been said about repetition by a lot of smart people. Malcolm Gladwell claims 10,000 hours of practice…