Modestas Mankus of Talks tells us about how Covid-19 helped them become more creative and personal.
First of all, how are you and your family doing?
Modestas Mankus: We’re doing great. I recently bought a home with my fiancée, so there is a lot of excitement and happiness in my life at this moment.
Tell us about you, your career, and how you founded Talks.
Modestas Mankus: I started Talks last year; it’s been my dream to run a marketing/media agency. I think it’s doing well in its initial stages, but 2022 is the year I’m looking to take it to the next level.
How does Talks market its product/services online?
Modestas Mankus: SEO, PPC, business events, social media — the list goes on.
How the coronavirus pandemic affects your business, and how did you get through it?
Modestas Mankus: It certainly affected how we approach physical marketing. We’ve become more creative and personal.
What specific tools, software, and management skills are you using to manage your online marketing?
Modestas Mankus: Mostly, Notion. I use it for my personal and my business life. Great management tool.
Who are your competitors? And how do you plan to stay in the game?
Modestas Mankus: Our competitors are other marketing agencies. We’re simply doing our thing. We don’t focus on our competitors.
Your final thoughts?
Modestas Mankus: Do your thing. Work hard, be smart, and don’t give up.