Category Archives: Strategy

What It Means to Be the Client of the Future

As agencies focus on what it means to be the agency of the future, marketers are facing an evolution of their own. Winning the hearts and minds of the the empowered and connected consumer requires the development and integration of … Continue reading

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Helping Customers Buy, Rather Than Selling to Them

Helping Customers Buy, Rather Than Selling to Them

Can a subtle shift in mindset result in smarter and more effective marketing? Today's connected and empowered consumer has immediate access to reviews, price comparisons, and any other information needed to make informed purchasing decisions and brand selections. The rate … Continue reading

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Forget about social business - become a digital business

Forget about social business – become a digital business

The marketing services industry is firmly entrenched in the social business hype cycle. Firms are repositioning themselves as experts in social business strategy/consulting/design and preaching the need for social business transformation now. While it was Dachis Group that coined the … Continue reading

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8 Steps To Digitally Align Your Organization

8 Steps To Digitally Align Your Organization

Today’s connected consumer is seeing to it that a CMO’s job is never done. Keeping up with the ever-evolving digital landscape, shifting consumer trends, new technologies, an influx of data, and executive pressure to perform, is tireless. While traditional channels … Continue reading

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Achieving Simplicity From Complexity

Achieving Simplicity From Complexity

"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."– Leonardo da Vinci We are all familiar with the old adage “less is more.” Yet there is only a half-truth in that statement. The consumer journey has become more complex. The strategies that drive how … Continue reading

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Fostering Digital Innovation

Fostering Digital Innovation

Every company promotes innovation and progress within its marketing organization. Yet, culturally and structurally many organizations have hurdles in place that stifle the very process that yields innovative and effective new ideas. So what’s holding your team back? The answer … Continue reading

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Rallying The Digital Troops FTW

Rallying The Digital Troops FTW

In our fast-paced digital marketing lives, one of the most difficult things to do is to slow down. We all have busy schedules, and at times ridiculous demands on our time and energy. Every agency exec, account supervisor or client … Continue reading

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