February 27, 2020

WARNING: there is some tough love in this blog post.  

We all know that CMOs suffer the highest turnover of any executive in the C-suite. Recruiting giant Korn Ferry published the data in the...

February 13, 2020

My quest to improve marketing budgeting and planning

Most people who know me recognize that I am kind of a nerd when it comes to marketing budgeting, planning, and operations stuff. I have been...

February 06, 2020

Exciting news: Plannuh raised a $4m investment round co-led by Glasswing Ventures and Gradient Ventures, Google's AI-focused fund. The new investment will be used to deliver on Plannuh’s vision...

February 06, 2020

Seed Round Co-Led by Glasswing Ventures and Google's AI-focused Fund, Gradient Ventures, Will Be Used To Supercharge R&D and Support Customer Success

January 13, 2020

Most marketing budgets are losing 0.8 - 2.1% of their budget to subtle forms of waste accumulated from numerous small issues. 

January 13, 2020

I recently attended a fantastic sales kickoff event for my early stage software company. The entire event lasted about a day and our venue was a conference room at the WeWork that we use as our...

January 04, 2020

Great marketing plans are built on a foundation of goals that represent your most pressing business needs. But how do you define the right goals? It turns out that there are many common objectives...

January 02, 2020

According to the 2019 Gartner CMO Spend Survey, “marketing leaders again named finance as the top organizational inhibitor of the marketing strategy.” It doesn't have to be that way.

December 17, 2019

First, there was the song “The 12 Days of Christmas.”  It was a wonderfully uplifting song, although I still have no idea what “lords leaping” and “maids milking” have to do with the holiday. ...

December 13, 2019

Business is heavily International

You might think that international business falls within the purview of large companies only. In fact, modern companies expand internationally early and...