Sometimes there is just so much work to do that taking a step back to plan and put processes in place seems impossible. After all, there are only so many hours in a day, right?
Endless waves of ad-hoc tasks and unexpected fire drills, though, can make your employees feel like they are constantly putting out fires. While your first instinct may be to turn on the fire hose, taking a breath can actually pay dividends in the long run.
Instead of panicking, take the time to stop, assess the situation, and really understand what’s going on first. Then, take a step back and make the time to do these five things to eliminate marketing chaos moving forward.