You gotta get with my friends:  How to add some spice to referral in banking and financial services

Banking and financial services are some of the most saturated playing fields for recommendation and referral marketing.


Black Friday plus Referrals = more than a one day sales boost

The hectic annual shopping frenzy...otherwise know as Black Friday (and now increasingly Cyber Monday) is fast approaching. Does this annual event attract long term customers to your brand, and if not, how can you turn these seasonal shoppers into brand advocates?


Mother’s Day & Referral Amplification: The gift that keeps on giving (Analysis Part 1)

We’'re in the midst of one of the silly seasons for many retailers.  I’m referring to Valentine’s Day followed by Mothering Sunday just 4 weeks later in the UK this year.  It’s very common for businesses to follow a retail calendar with peaks and troughs in sale volume throughout their season and for many businesses February 14th and March 11th spark two big spikes of activity which can make or break their numbers.


The psychology of referral - key drivers to consider for your advocacy programme

We recently published some blog posts looking at the psychology of referral. They proved so popular that we have pulled them together into an exclusive download: The Guide to the Psychology of Referral.


Brand love: 5 sure fire ways you know you have a referrable brand

Referral marketing is a great way to harness the love that customers have for your brand and in turn drive new customer acquisition. After all, research consistently shows that consumers are most likely to listen to recommendations from friends and family than traditional advertising channels.

Of course, for someone to refer your product, it needs to be something they love and believe their friends will love too. Nobody wants to put their name behind something that might damage their reputation.

Whilst a quality product or service means that refer-a-friend can drive new sales, there are some elements which can take referral to another level.

So what are the secrets of highly referrable brands?


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