Something I regularly hear about from businesses and marketing teams, is the constant struggle to keep on top of demands, deadlines and pressures; this can be especially difficult during busy periods like Christmas, sales and seasonal offers. Marketing managers often find their staffing infrastructure can't always meet their needs, and most small businesses just don't have the flexibility to employ additional staff.  The seemingly never-ending necessities of business can have you wishing for a miracle, right? An 'invisible marketing team’ to swoop in and take the pressure off? This is where outsourcing comes in. Here are five great reasons to outsource today;

1. Expert Advice.

You can't beat expert advice; people who know exactly what you need and how to make it happen.

2. Industry Experience.

By outsourcing your design and marketing, you'll be leveraging the experience of professionals that have been at it a lot longer than you have; you won't be following trends- you'll be setting them.

3. Resources you didn't know you needed (but you do, you really do!)

Experts will have access to the latest programs, tools and equipment; and even better- they'll know how to use them!

4. Professional Connections.

Choosing a professional company will give you access to an extended network of (already vetted) specialists that your business will need; from web-builders, to photographers, printers and everything in-between.

5. Time.

Time is one of your most valuable resources; know your strengths, and the strengths of your team. If you can't get it done effectively and efficiently, outsourcing is the way to go.