The Marketer’s Planning Guide

The Most Powerful Fundraising Tool is a Compelling Marketing Plan

The Marketer’s Planning Guide lays out a framework for ACTION!

The Marketer’s Planning Guide is a self-directed marketing planning workbook designed specifically for economic development. This step-by-step process draws on the principles of Economic Development Marketing for Results! laying out critical marketing questions that form a framework for decision-making. By answering these questions, you’ll identify marketing issues, goals, priorities, activities, and resources that help provide an organized structure for crafting a marketing plan.

The Marketer’s Planning Guide empowers developers to overcome the urgency addiction and achieve what is truly important for development in the community or region. Establish consensus using the Guide’s group involvement tools, and build a more powerful, more thorough, and more influential marketing plan.

Enhanced support is provided through:

  • Worksheets
  • Checklists
  • Reproducible Forms
  • Group Involvement Tools

These aids are invaluable, engaging volunteers and staff to gather pertinent information and focus discussions needed to address external and internal marketing. These tools help organize information to make the important decisions that lead to marketing success.


Not into do-it-yourself Marketing? Blane, Canada Ltd. can help!

Check out our Marketing Services

Other Publications

ED4T BookCover

Economic Development for the Team

our talent amplified... If you are new to economic development - elected official, board member, volunteer, staff - you were almost certainly recruited for your experience, talent, and energy. With Economic Development for the Team, you get the insight to leverage your talent in your new role.

Work With Us

Let's Talk

Learn how our products and services can help you achieve your goals.

Get In Touch

Tell us more about your project and needs, and we'll tell you how we can help!

Schedule a Demo

What is your community's jobs number? Find out with Economic Engineering!

Sign Up for the Newsletter

Blane, Canada’s 13 Tips delivers the storyline, the insight, the ah ha and the source link to go deep if desired. A six minute read draws widely from the environment influencing successful economic development and leadership in a changing world to keep you ahead of the game.