1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
Welcome to the BizWarriors Forum!
Why not join our community?
Sign Up Today!

We fired our agency and started making all content in house. Couldn't be happier!

Discussion in 'General Business and Entrepreneurship' started by FlightbyCanto, Aug 7, 2015.

Share This Page

  1. FlightbyCanto

    FlightbyCanto Member

    It really was just that easy, and definitely much cheaper. And the best part, is we get to have fun helping other people learn something new.

    The Idea
    I owned a DSLR (Canon T3i). So we rented a decent lens and reflector (whopping $35 for a days rental), and let our community manager, Erin McGannon, do what she does best by writing up about how Flight is "so dope" for marketing professionals.

    So we spent half a day of shooting, 5ish hours for writing, and some time during the afternoon and evenings well spent doing post-production. The result is what you see. An honest video with a true voice representative of our team.

    The Results
    And my god the savings! Not only because the agency wanted a grip of money, but because we would have spent the same amount of man hours reviewing and approving storyboards, rough drafts and stock music selections.

    The Video
    The Greatest Hack for Community Managers

    TL;DR: We re-learned what we all know here. Marketing can be, and should be, fun! How else can you be intrinsically motivated to keep grinding every day?
    K likes this.

Share This Page

Similar Threads - fired agency started Forum Date
Han-Gwon Lung: How I tripled my salary in less than a year after getting fired Mindset and Motivation Dec 12, 2015
Jeremy Clarkson got fired! Cars and Vehicles Apr 1, 2015
Choosing the Design Agency Starting Your Business Nov 7, 2016
How to go from $50k in debt to running a 7-Figure ad agency! Buy, Sell, Trade Dec 31, 2015
Digital Web Agency? Internet Marketing and Promotion Nov 23, 2015