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4 Trending B2B Marketing Strategies (Not Tactics) for 2019

This post was originally written by Mark Schmukler on the Marketing Insider Group blog. “Strategy without tactics is a daydream; tactics without strategy is a nightmare.” Influenced by Sun Tzu [...]

 

Is Your CX Transformation a Culture-Obsessed Quantum Change or a Hologram?

This post was written by ComBlu partner Steven Keith, Founder of CX Pilots.  Leaders of professional services firms who are tasked with implementing CX programs are often looking for the best way [...]

 

Marketing Strategists: What Levers Should you Pull in 2019?

Look at B2B marketers’ new normal: Buying Centers are officially gatekeepers to the C-Suite. Most B2B buyers have opted out of the traditional sales and marketing funnel in favor of DIY digital [...]

 

#NEVERFORGET – HOW COULD WE?

As I watched the news this morning, I was moved by the families reciting the names of the 2977 lost this day in 2001. For them, #neverforget is painfully real. Since that fateful day, we’ve been [...]

 

THE HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE TO A CONTENT JOURNEY 2: THE BUYING CENTER AT THE END OF THE UNIVERSE

This post has been republished on September 4, 2018. In the few years since I wrote the Hitchhiker’s Guide to a Content Journey, the gap between B2B vendor content and buyer preference has [...]

 

The Origin of the Press Release…Who Knew?

Recently, during my daily morning monitoring, I stumbled across an article that spoke of The Origin of the Press Release. Thirty plus years into my career and after writing at least several thousand [...]

 

Elevating the Content Conversation

The one thing that is constant in our work is this: we repeatedly hear the same challenges and issues that organizations face when trying to scale content strategy. Recent discussions focus on how AI [...]

 

Putting Personas in Perspective

Done well, buyer personas can be fundamental to understanding your prospective customers. Marketers typically build these archetypal profiles for insights on the buyer’s decision journey which, in [...]

 

The Impact of AI on Marketing Jobs

This post was originally written by Tom De Baere on his blog, B2B Marketing Experiences.  Marketing organization haven’t changed much in the last 40 years or so. But that’s about to [...]

 

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3 Ways to Forge a Successful Marketing Career Path

This post was originally written by ComBlu's Kathy Baughman and featured on Oracle's blog, SmarterCX. Along my marketing career path, I evolved from writing articles on a manual typewriter to [...]