05 Sep 2017 Business vs. communications: how to create meaningful objectives
This post is part of our ‘Make hay while the sun shines’ series – a guide for using summer downtime to clean up your digital strategy.
Communications professionals often turn to digital media to help them get the word out about their businesses. But if digital communications aren’t driving business objectives, that effort might be for nothing.
Many companies and associations have business objectives that fall within the following categories:
- Increase ROI/sales
- Make a political impact
- Promote research and innovation
- Create awareness around specific issues and opportunities within industry
Below, we’ll show you how to translate common business objectives to the communications world.
Take a closer look at how business and communications objectives compare:
For more on target audiences, check out our handy guide.
Here’s what you need to know about social media and political positioning.
Take a look at our post on digital reputation management.