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2009 Holiday Card Snuggies
12.07.2010

Christmas Card


We are slowly but surely putting this year’s Christmas card together, for our beloved clients and friends. Last year’s was a hit. Did you see it? Keep an eye out for this years! Coming soon. Happy Holidays everyone!

Lately


The staff here at Market Mentors tries to give back, get involved and support our community as much as possible through out the year.  That’s why each year we support and volunteer for the Salvation Army of Springfield’s Coats for Kids program as well as the Toy for Joy program. This past Saturday, our team went down to the Army at 9am to get ready to help families pick out winter coats for their children, all donated by the community... Read More

Salvation Army Coats for Kids Sponsors 2010
10.13.2010

Salvation Army Coats for Kids


Although summer just came to an end, the winter is right around the corner, and we’re helping the Salvation Army of Springfield collect 10,000 coats for kids in need this year! Before you throw out that old coat, check the Salvation Army Coats for Kids website for drop spot locations. The campaign is running from October 4th–October 29th, and the distribution date is on Saturday November 13th. Your donations are very much appreciated and will help keep the children in... Read More

Doctors Express Springfield
09.21.2010

Doctors Express set to open in Springfield, MA


From designing and printing signage and invitations, to producing TV and photo shoots, we’ve been busy getting ready for this exciting time in health care with the all new Doctors Express in Springfield, MA. No more long waits in the ER, no more heavy copays. Doctors Express is a state-of-the-art urgent care center with professional medical staff, lab tests and x-ray centers on-site. Located on Cooley St. (Stop & Shop Plaza) in Springfield, the center is open every day with... Read More

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09.17.2010
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YouTube


Check out our new channel on Youtube. You can find a few of our commercials, self promotion pieces (Advertising Dysfunction) and our Client Testimonial video. More to come; stay tuned!

Advertising Dysfunction — we can help.


Advertising Dysfunction is no laughing matter, but now something can be done. If you’re a company that doesn’t want to put your ad making on the back burner, now there’s a solution. Market Mentors, the only creative firm that’s proven to go to work fast. If you or someone you know is suffering from Advertising Dysfunction, call Market Mentors today. When the time is right, you’ll be ready.

To Buy or Not to Buy…


"The Intelligence Behind Sophisticated Media Buying," By MICHELLE M. ABDOW. It may be a buyers' market, but beware of what you are buying. When you maximize your advertising budget, you will be more effective. In the end, media buying can be very confusing, so don't feel that you must go it alone. Hiring a firm that specializes in media buying can help you spend your marketing dollars in the most cost-effective ways – and likely save a company money in the long run.

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07.30.2010

Community Involvement: It’s Worth It.


Have you ever wanted to be more involved in the community, but didn’t know where to go or who to talk to? Have you ever wanted to make more connections through networking, but didn’t know where to start? There are certainly a great deal of networking events going on in the western Massachusetts area each month, however, they can  be really intimidating. You walk into the room of nicely dressed, professional looking individuals, all standing in small groups around the... Read More

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07.22.2010

10 Points About Marketing


I understand it’s July, and not the ideal time for budget planning, but these tips can come in handy at any time of the year! As a small business, here are some marketing tips to live by: Know the difference: Like you have a budget for operations you need to have a marketing budget. They are not one in the same.  From a small retail shop to a large corporation, to enjoy growth, you will have to invest in advertising... Read More

Benson
07.21.2010

Tornado coming?


Supposedly a tornado is on the way to the area. So I’m actually writing from under my desk at the moment. Benson visited us today (see above). Say hi 🙂 Still getting ready for the Safe Kids Summer Event (we posted a new website for the event today!) on Saturday. We are expecting a really big turnout this year. The MyCHIP program does an awesome job, 94.7 WMAS has been a huge help in promoting the event each and every... Read More

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07.19.2010

New Look Coming Soon!


Our designers are busy coding away to make our blog visually pleasing and user friendly, while keeping our brand image consistent. Hey, that sounds like what we do for our clients! So, I suppose we can take a few minutes to make ourselves look good too, right? So keep an eye out for a new design scheme, hopefully coming this week! Things are running smoothly with the Safe Kids Summer Event. Last year we had about 650 attendees, equaling out... Read More

Events


Good morning blogworld! We thought we’d share a few pictures from the events we’ve held over the past year, and in honor of our upcoming Kids Safety Event! Check ’em out:

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07.14.2010

::shaking with blognervousness!:: First post!


Well, hello blog world! This is our first Market Mentor’s post! Lots going on these days… Our 2nd Annual Safe Kids Summer Event will take place next Saturday, July 24th 2010 from 9AM-NOON at the Basketball Hall of Fame. We have partnered with the MYChip program to provide children and their families with tools to help law enforcement authorities find and identify a lost or missing child. They will get their fingerprints and teeth imprints taken as well as record a... Read More