November 13, 2019

6 critical steps that shouldn’t be overlooked when developing your marketing plan.

‘Tis the season for planning and budgeting. While some marketers (like retailers) may be making their last-minute...

November 05, 2019

Today the average life expectancy of a CMO position is 3-5 years depending on the industry, the shortest lifespan of any of the members of the C-suite.  The reason for this? Too often CMOs find...

October 30, 2019

Using the Plannuh Marketing Budget Benchmark Calculator

One of your most important responsibilities as a marketing leader is building the case for the right investment level in the marketing...

October 17, 2019

Two weeks ago I had a fantastic job as the head of global marketing at Recorded Future, a rapidly growing cybersecurity company with a brilliant founder, talented executive team and an amazing...

August 26, 2019

We have seen hundreds of marketing budgets at Plannuh, on hundreds of different templates. Google Sheets and Excel have many strengths. For marketing budgets though - and not to put too fine a...

August 13, 2019

Evolving your brand is one of the most important responsibilities for a CMO.

July 26, 2019

Marketing moves quickly - and it continues to accelerate. Spending has to happen quickly to keep pace with the required execution. How can marketers (1) ensure they don't miss their plans, and (2)...

July 26, 2019

We all had that friend in college who could walk into a bar and secure a phone number from an attractive stranger within 5 minutes. Back in the late 1980s (picture all the hairspray), I had a...

July 08, 2019

Most B2B marketers have been asked this question at some point in their career

July 08, 2019

Optimizing the lead funnel alone is a huge missed opportunity.

 
Back in 2012, I was the CMO of a public company ( Nuance Communications) and one of my initiatives was to implement a set of...
June 21, 2019

Spend now to benefit the future

Marketing ROI is unquestionably one of the key metrics that define success for CMO's and their teams. That makes total sense given that marketing commands the...