Entries by Rob Felber

Felber PR & Marketing is Celebrating 30 Years!

  Party like it’s 1993… with your Sony (radio) Walkman for $29.98, listening to redneck humor from Jeff Foxworthy and obsessing about finding the hottest Beanie Babies. Yes, that was 1993, and the founding year of Felber Public Relations and Marketing.  In recollection, it was more like rubbing two nickels together, driving through downtown Cleveland in […]

Don’t Get SPOOKED by Reporters

Contrary to what you may have heard, reporters and editors in the business-to-business manufacturing world are not scary. They are not ghoulish. They are not out for blood. They do not have razor-sharp fountain pens. These media folks are professionals, curious to a fault, and looking to provide their readers (your prospects and customers) with […]

Manufacturing Day’s Impact on a Turbulent Economy

Manufacturers have been, and continue to be, on a wild ride. While supply chain is grabbing the headlines, companies know that the heart of the problem is recruiting workers at all stages of production. Manufacturing Day (MFG Day) is a long-standing initiative of The Manufacturing Institute, with the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association as a founding […]

The path of least (sales) resistance

  Sales, the elusive goal of lead generation, can often be sidelined by roadblocks, hurdles, and potholes. Any delay in your sales procedure can allow doubt, buyer hesitation, or worse, a competitor into the process. This article is NOT about overcoming objections or even listening better; save those tactics for the sales trainers. Let’s look […]

5 Tips for Getting Better Product Photos

Shooting quality industrial and product images is a specialty, even among professional photographers. But between blog posts and social media content, you could probably use more high-quality and up-to-date images of your products and processes. We’ve written before about the importance of minding the details when taking photos – making sure everyone in the frame […]