Can you simplify what you do to just 3 words?

Of course you can! But it takes some work. Meet this week’s Wild Business Growth Podcast guest, Ryan Foland! Ryan is a global keynote speaker and TED Talk-er who invented the 3-1-3® Method. He specializes in getting brands to communicate what they do as simply as possible.

Listen to the ridiculous episode to hear how Ryan came up with the 3-1-3® Method, how you can apply it to your business, and the simple things you can do to increase creativity. Hear the episode on iTunes / Apple Podcasts and your other favorite audio platforms – and subscribe and leave a 5-star review if Ryan has you bursting with ideas!

Now for some more creative marketing highlights from the past week!

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What happened in the creative marketing world last week?

  • Budweiser reimagined their print ads from the 50s and 60s for International Women’s Day (Ad Age)
  • Brawny celebrated as well with their annual #StrengthHasNoGender campaign (Ads of the World)
  • TJ Maxx created an Instagram game for their pop-up collections (MediaPost)
  • SocialDeviant introduced InstaGranny (aka real-life grannies Dorothy and JoAnne) to share grandmotherly advice over Instagram (The Drum)
  • Bobbi Brown’s “try it on” AR Facebook Ads are working way better than typical Facebook Ads (Glossy)
  • Random Fun of the Week: Vans or Crocs? Doesn’t matter, they both land upright (Yahoo!)

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What else happened in the Hippo Direct World last week?

  • Listen to Episode 33 of the Wild Business Growth Podcast featuring Susan Bennett – The Voice of Siri, Famous Voice Actor
  • Pop goes the… Hippo! Surprise & Delight your fans, as Hippo Tip #80 made pop
  • Looking for team-building activities? Try out improv, as Hippo Tip #81 performed
  • Miss last week’s Hippo Digest? Get creative with the creative marketing Game of Thrones, Jackson Hewitt, Tommy Hilfiger, and more unleashed

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