Following your own advice in business is imperative to being able to sell your product with any emotion. If you sell financial advice then you’d better have your car paid off when you explain the benefits. Wearing that Rolex just doesn’t impress me. And the same applies to design firms and marketing companies. Show me how you’ve been able to differentiate yourself from the crowd. If marketing works like you say it does why don’t you market yourself the way you think I should?