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Stuff We Like

Stuff We Like

Marketing that got us talking The Togetherness Shirt 2017 Kia Niro | “Hero’s Journey” Starring Melissa McCarthy Heineken | Worlds Apart | #OpenYourWorld 100 Years of Hairstyles – L’Oreal  Paris Samsung Ostrich Marketing news or trends  6 New Facebook Features for your Business http://www.socialmediatoday.com/social-networks/6-new-facebook-page-features-your-business-needs-know-about-2017 5 Under-Used Twitter Features That Can Help Your Business Stand Out… Read more »

Who doesn’t love a trip to the DELI?

M; Fresh Focused

At TLM, more and more we’re finding potential clients are coming to us looking for the tactical fixes to address new marketing challenges. They’re quick to ask about the best and/or trendiest social media bandwagon, how to function around heavy-handed anti-spam legislation, how and where to employ content marketing. All important questions, but what seems… Read more »

Quiet Writing

a sign saying Shhhh

Huh!? What’s quiet writing? It’s my term for crafting a written piece that conveys a message, but doesn’t overwhelm a reader or convey superiority. Pretty intangible concept, right? Let me explain… Look at the two examples below. My first impressions of sample A is that it is an official, formal piece of writing. Slightly intimidating… Read more »

Pantone Colour Report Spring 2016

A picture of the pantone colour swatches for Spring 2016

Rose Quartz. Pantone’s 2016 Colour of the Year. I was a fan of last year’s deep wine, Marsala, and am not a huge fan of pink, but this is a refreshing and lighter neutral. The spring palette is described as calming, tranquil and relaxing. Other than the occasional bright and energetic swatches (Buttercup yellow and… Read more »

Stuff We Like

Stuff We Like

Marketing that got us talking Behind the Scenes with Cookie Monster and Siri Knorr #LoveAtFirstTaste Kids Fall in Love, and So Do Their Homes, in Sweet Short Film From Lowe’s CATTERBOX™ – The world’s first talking cat collar Reebok 25,915 Days Business reading Facebook Advertising Mistakes 5 Most Horrendous Ways Businesses Can Interact on Social… Read more »

Practice what you promise, Canadian Tire

picture of the front of the Canadian Tire catalogue. Young girl with red curly hair sitting in a wheel barrow.

It will be interesting to watch the latest marketing strategy from Canadian Tire unfold. Earlier this month the homegrown retail giant mailed 12 million catalogues to households from coast to coast. It feels pretty archaic – sorry, in PR language that’s nostalgic – until you notice that you could access a ton of extra product… Read more »

Our staff pick the Top Ads of 2015

Advertisements do a lot more than sell a product or an idea. They also spark creativity, make you think, engage and even shed a tear or two. Here at TLM, we love a good cry, laugh or a topic that peaks out interest and for that, we’d like to showcase our Top Ads of 2015!… Read more »