Distributing Your Event Flyers Courteously and Legally

May 10, 2021

Whether you have enlisted in the design services of professionals, such as the design team at 5 Star Marketing & Distribution, or you have designed and printed your own flyers for your upcoming summer event, your message won’t be seen unless you effectively display and distribute those flyers. Here are …

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Free Learning Resources for Business Skills

Level Up Your Business Skills for Free with These Valuable Resources

May 5, 2021

Here at 5 Star, we understand that owning, managing, or working for a small business requires you to wear many hats. Simply solving problems and completing the necessary tasks on any given day can be considered a learning experience in and of itself. But as an owner, manager, or …

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Work with 5 Star to Create a Poster, Brochure, or Rack Card for Your Summer Event

May 3, 2021

It’s springtime 2021, and we’re feeling optimistic! In-person events are coming back to the Northwoods, and we know it’s going to be a fun and prosperous summer ahead for Northern Wisconsin and UP businesses.

If your business has an upcoming event, let’s work together to create print marketing materials that will …

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Now Hiring: Remote Contract Writer/Editor

April 15, 2021

5 Star Marketing and Distribution, a marketing company based in Tomahawk, is searching for a remote independent contractor to assist with the writing and editing of blog posts, proposals, sales letters, and other company communications. Writing and editing responsibilities will require approximately 10–15 hours per week, and possibly more, …

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Promote Your Events More Effectively on Social Media with These Tips and Timelines

April 7, 2021

As we head into the warmer months and start integrating in-person events back into our lives, many businesses and organizations are reconsidering their event promotion strategies. Facebook and other social media channels are excellent, flexible ways to promote your upcoming event, when used strategically to inform your audience, generate excitement, …

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What Is Content Marketing, and How Can It Benefit Your Small Business?

April 5, 2021

When most people hear the term “marketing,” they think of ads that are designed to sell a specific product or service. However, recent reports have shown that 70 percent of people would rather learn about a company and its products through an article, rather than through advertisements. Therefore, if your …

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Generational Marketing: Discover the Techniques That Best Appeal to Your Target Audience

March 31, 2021

In a world that is increasingly cluttered with sales pitches, the most successful marketing campaigns are targeted to specific demographics and appeal to their values, preferences, and sensitivities rather than casting a wide net. Consider creating campaigns catering to the generation of your ideal customer. The four generations that encompass …

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Join Our Team: 5 Star Marketing & Distribution Now Hiring Administrative Assistant

March 25, 2021

5 Star Marketing & Distribution has an exciting opportunity to join our team as an administrative assistant. This is an outstanding opportunity for someone who has strong oral and written communication skills, organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and a high level of comfort with computers.

This position will be 24–30 …

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Drone-Based Broadband Expansion Pilot Project Set to Take Off in the Northwoods

March 24, 2021

This month, a partnership designed to increase a rural Northwoods school district’s access to high-speed broadband internet is set to take off!

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on the technology gaps in rural areas, as students and workers were suddenly tasked to complete their learning and work …

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Positive Outlooks for 2021 for Northwoods Tourism Industry

March 22, 2021

It is no secret that 2020 was a deeply impactful year for the travel and tourism industry. But recent research undertaken by organizations such as Destination Analysts, Capital Vacations, VRBO, and VRM Intel reveals the cloud’s silver lining for rural travel destinations with abundant outdoor activities, like the Northwoods. Here …

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