Two Kinds of People

Marketing Agency Blog

If your website is not making you money, I believe it is broken. Ashley Elkins During a “previous life”, I was in sales for W.W. Grainger – an industrial supplies company. I helped businesses with their inventory and helped them find creative solutions to improve their business. Among the many, many items we kept in […]

Working On Yourself

Self Improvement for businesses inspiration blog

Am I the only one that finds when things get tough, my personal development is the first thing to go? I don’t even mean tough in a bad way. When I get busy, I often find myself pouring out all of my time and energy to make sure everyone else’s lives have smooth sailing. I’m […]

A Dream is Born

motivation to start new business blog

Today marks the one year anniversary of deciding to open Vitality South. At this point, I hadn’t settled on the name or location or exact services, I simply made the decision to act on a dream that was years in the making. I will admit that it was a terrifying decision for me. To leave […]

Rest to Progress

inspirational business blog

I was making Hot Pockets for my girls the first time ever this summer (how have they never tried these?!) and in reading the instructions, it said to cook in the microwave and then to let sit for 2 minutes to finish cooking. For some reason, that very last part of the sentence “to finish […]

Who Cares About Local?

Shop Local Blog post

I’ll be honest. I’m a bargain shopper. I like a deal as well as anyone – maybe more than some. So the idea about shopping local seems a little extravagant at first glance if you can buy an identical product online for a few cents, or even a couple dollars, less. I feel at this […]

Falling off the Wagon

Business Resolutions for growth

Here we are, 3 weeks into the new year, and statistically 80% of those with resolutions have already fallen off of the wagon. If you’re one of the 20% still going strong, congratulations! We whole-heartedly applaud your tenacity. And if you’re a part of the majority that have fallen off of your plans, it’s likely […]

New Year’s Resolutions – VS Style

New Year's Resolutions for businesses blog post

The new year is a time that we reflect on the past year and plan for the new. It’s a time of hope and rebirth, in a sense. I think we should never turn down an opportunity to evolve. And businesses should do the same. In an effort to improve as a leader of the […]

Italian Pasta Salad Recipe

Italian Pasta Salad Recipe

Have you ever been searching for a quick dinner recipe, find a link to something that looks delicious, click the link for the recipe, and then, instead of seeing the recipe, you see a whole novel dating back to the author’s youth? Why don’t they just give you the recipe, already?! This is actually for […]

We are Thankful

Marketing Agency says Thank You

Thanksgiving gives us a good reminder to pause and count our blessings, both professionally and personally. And while we have a whole host of things to be thankful for personally, we try to keep it professional here for the most part. (Ahem, did you guys see the muffin challenge on our Facebook page?) So at […]

Playing Hard: 5 Tips to Fundraising Events

Fundraising Event Planner

The Vitality South team has found a new way we like to party – fundraising events! This past Thursday we held our first-ever fundraising event at a lovely private residence in Tupelo, MS. Our customer that trusted us to champion this event was thrilled with the results. We would be honored to be entrusted with […]

What Is Vitality South?

Vitality South | Marketing Agency, Tupelo MS

Hi there. Ashley Elkins here; President at Vitality South. MANY people that know me have affectionately asked me to “spill the tea” on Vitality South. And while I’m a more private person by nature, I do want to be as transparent as possible from the onset. So I figured I might as well make this […]