As entrepreneurs, we all want to approach our startups or business ventures handling as much of the work ourselves, graphic design tasks included. We do that not only to maintain quality control but also to keep our costs as low as possible.
In 2018, 77% of Americans had a social media profile, down a bit from 2017’s 80% figure. Given that statistic, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that today’s consumers expect business across all industries to be active on one social media platform or another.
While we all do a gut check every now and then, it is usually in conjunction with other information we are using to make a decision. A study by the McKinsey Global Institute reports that organizations which utilize data driven decision making are 19 times as likely to see profitable results, 23 times more likely to acquire new customers, and 6 times as likely to retain their customers.