Member Since 2021
The Go! Agency
Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
Christopher Tompkins is the CEO and founder of The Go! Agency and an internationally renowned expert on digital marketing. With more than two decades of experience, Christopher has turned The Go! Agency into one of the top 10 marketing agencies in Florida, top 25 digital marketing agencies, and his podcast, The Social Marketing Academy, has earned praise as one of the top 10 digital marketing podcasts airing today. He’s written two books, The Go! Method and Is Social Media Right For Your Business, and is a frequent contributor to Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, Tampa Bay Business Journal, Newsweek, Fast Company, Yahoo Finance, The Wise Marketer, The Grit, Money Magazine, and other illustrious trades.
Transitioning from a micromanager to a true leader can be difficult, but it's essential if you want to build trust with your team.
Developing a growth strategy is important, but it takes the right resources and circumstances to make it work right away.
The cold call pitch isn't dead, but it does have to be done the right way to get the best results.
It takes a special leadership skill set to successfully motivate and inspire employees that you don't see in person every day.
Prepare your team early so they'll be up to the task and expectations.
Greater engagement with the corporate sustainability movement can serve your brand, its employees and its customers.
Taking a creative approach to maintaining personable business relationships is just as important.
Trying to build a good reputation in the competitive marketplace isn't always easy.
Every single person on your team—in the early days—needs to have an entrepreneurial spirit.
Seven points to ponder—whether you are ready to focus on other parts of the business or want to distance yourself completely from the company.
If you have any comedic chops, use them. Humor is the best way to showcase relatability and authenticity.
Here's what ignoring industry feedback can teach you.
Set your terms and conditions early to achieve a positive partnership and maximize outcomes.
13 questions to ask before you sign up with a public relations firm.
15 ideas to build your confidence before the next presentation.
Here's how to build your public speaking skills and command a crowd's attention.
Do some spring cleaning by finding new ways to stay relevant and up-to-speed in your industry.
Feeling "stuck" can have a negative impact on multiple areas of your business. Thankfully, there are ways to reignite your creative spark.
13 tips to improve your social engagement skills and build better alliances.
Leaders explain why now's the best time to lean in on the latest movements.
In the Instagram pond, these may seem like pretty small fish; however, their modest size is actually a benefit to your campaign.
If you're going through a rough patch generating new ideas for your next big launch, consider these tried and true methods.
Here are 12 tactics to help you remain level-headed in the heat of the moment.
No matter how limited your business budget is, every company should find room for these essential line items.
If you're outsourcing your content creation efforts, it's important to ensure your brand "voice" is consistent.
Today's leaders must set the tone for a company's branding and culture, and champion values that are important to their employees.
Bringing in high-quality business leads doesn't have to cost a ton of money.
Knowing when to stop a project that isn't going anywhere is an important skill every leader should develop.
When it comes to successful ad campaigns, simplicity is often the most effective approach.
To truly innovate and tap into your company's full creative potential, you need a diverse workforce with equal access to opportunities.
A poorly-crafted social media post can quickly spiral out of control, so it's important for leaders to have a strategy for moving forward.
Give the right leaders a creative space to help move your organization forward in the new year.
If you want to grow a successful business and be sure that your clients are satisfied, it's important to track their digital footprint and exposure to your brand—every step of the way. By doing so, you'll be able to quickly address any questions, concerns, or deal-breakers that may come up immediately. This will help in reassuring them that they've made the right decision engaging with your company's products and services.
If a team member exhibits low performance but high potential, it may be time to pivot them toward a different position.
Sometimes, it's not worth it to continue pouring resources into a product or service that's not gaining market traction.
Being a leader can be mentally and emotionally taxing, so it's important to prioritize wellness and self-care as a manager.
While most business owners turn to areas like marketing and IT to cut their budget, there are plenty of other places to find and eliminate "wasteful" spending.
In the mobile-first world, marketers need to consider how their message will be received on smartphones and tablets.
A large potential client with instant brand-name recognition could boost your company's profile, but make sure the contract is worth your while before rushing to sign.
Remote and hybrid workplace environments are here to stay.
Here are 16 tips to consider before your staff members dive into training for the latest software tools.
Don’t get scammed or end up paying for services your agency can’t possibly follow through on.
There’s more to supporting the missions of nonprofits than just writing checks.
Clear expectations are essential for managers to get the results they want while empowering employees to do their best work.
The best content in the world won't have a positive impact on your audience—or your bottom line—if nobody sees it.
If you’re seeing high rates of resignation, these strategies can help you identify the reasons why.
Don't let your company's departments get cut off from each other and stop communicating about and progressing toward shared goals.
WE LOVE WHAT WE DO, AND WE LOVE MAKING YOU SUCCESSFUL! What sets our agency apart is our distinctively client-focused approach to help you grow your business online. We are engaged with you from the first conversation and truly care about creating the best possible solution for your needs. You set the tone, and we’ll empower you to market your business online with confidence. Our team of forward-thinking creative designers, marketers, writers, and account managers deliver a comprehensive array of cutting-edge services customized to exactly what you need no matter what stage you are in within the online marketing spectrum.
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