6 Resources Your Business Needs to End the Year Strong

The last quar­ter of the year can be hec­tic for busi­ness. You are in the midst of hol­i­day cam­paigns, rush­ing to meet year-end goals, and try­ing to max­i­mize sales when cus­tomers are primed to buy. 

The hol­i­day sea­son offers brands a great oppor­tu­ni­ty to cap­i­tal­ize on the sale of their prod­ucts and ser­vices. But non­stop work and with no help will lead to burnout fast.

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But what if your year-end approach could result in suc­cess for your busi­ness­es and peace of mind for you? It’s pos­si­ble with the right tools and a bit of planning! 

We com­piled some of our trust­ed and most used resources to help you end on a high note and keep your men­tal health in check.

6 Resources your business needs to end the year strong

1. Opt for Low-Stress Seasonal Branding

If you are strug­gling with your sea­son­al cam­paigns or brand­ing strat­e­gy, we cre­at­ed an entire blog devot­ed to de-stress­ing the hol­i­days. Start here if you are feel­ing like your year-end cam­paigns need some help or are caus­ing you unnec­es­sary stress. 

Remem­ber, you don’t have unlim­it­ed resources. If you need help get­ting hon­est about your capac­i­ty and max­i­miz­ing what your brand can offer, this resource is a huge help. 

2. Infinity 

There is so much going on for busi­ness in the last quar­ter of the year, orga­ni­za­tion and project man­age­ment is key. With Infin­i­ty you can eas­i­ly col­lab­o­rate with your team, clients, and con­trac­tors to store every­thing in one place and orga­nize projects the way you want. And we love how afford­able it is. 

3. Miro

Anoth­er pow­er­house tool for plan­ning and col­lab­o­ra­tion. Miro is a visu­al plat­form where you can col­lab­o­rate, strate­gize, plan, and cre­ate togeth­er. From brand strat­e­gy to con­tent plan­ning, make your end-of-the-year goals more visu­al with Miro. 

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4. Loom

Time is short in the last few months of the year, so don’t waste it in unpro­duc­tive meet­ings! We’ve cut down on wast­ed time and tripled our pro­duc­tiv­i­ty with Loom. You can use it for quick tuto­ri­als, project recaps, and project col­lab­o­ra­tion. Plus, peo­ple can respond with a video with­in your videos.

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5. Adobe Express

We know we talk about Adobe Express a lot, but that is because it is so valu­able for our team and our clients! It is the BEST all-in-one edi­tor that enables any­one to eas­i­ly cre­ate stun­ning con­tent. From gen­er­a­tive AI tools from Adobe Fire­fly, videos, mar­ket­ing, social con­tent, cutouts, PDF edits, and ani­ma­tions — the pos­si­bil­i­ties are endless. 

When plan­ning your con­tent, use it to cre­ate cus­tom hol­i­day tem­plates or pull from some of Adobe’s amaz­ing free templates. 

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6. Jasper.AI 

Every­one is talk­ing about AI late­ly but for good rea­son! It is a game-chang­er for small busi­ness­es with lim­it­ed resources and team mem­bers. We used Jasper.AI years before Chat­G­PT came out. When writ­ing isn’t com­ing eas­i­ly or you want a sol­id place to start, Jasper.AI is a pow­er­ful tool. As you use it more, it learns your brand voice and style of writ­ing. It’s an incred­i­ble resource! 

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If you are look­ing to get a jump­start on 2024 plan­ning and strat­e­gy, check out our Brand Build­ing Starter Guide! This free guide will help you align your brand’s pur­pose to key ele­ments such as mes­sag­ing, col­or psy­chol­o­gy, diverse visu­als, empa­thy-dri­ven method­ol­o­gy, and effec­tive templates. 

About the Author

Nicte Cuevas, Principal of Nicte Creative Design, empowers mission-driven businesses through strategic design & branding. Nicte has applied this when working with Adobe Spark and Twitter Business, LinkedIn Learning, Dogs on Deployment and Purina, Girl Scouts, The Houston Zoo and The Contemporary Arts Museum. Her excellence in communication design & marketing has been recognized by multiple national / international awards, including a coveted feature in Graphic Design USA's People to Watch.

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