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...
November 16, 2018

In the past few years, as I have been thinking more deeply about the process of building marketing plans and budgets (which ultimately led me to realize that I needed to build Plannuh), I have had...

February 26, 2018

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...

February 26, 2018

Meeting young professionals to provide mentoring support is one of my favorite things to do. One of their most common questions for me (if they have a proclivity toward marketing) is, “how did you...

February 25, 2018

For those of you out there who plan based on a calendar year, take note that you are now two thirds of the way through the first quarter. It's a good time to ask the following questions about your...

February 02, 2018

In the past decade, marketers have made fantastic progress in their ability to measure and optimize the demand waterfall.Sirius Decisions, a leading marketing advisory firm, has been a key thought...

January 15, 2018

You don't often hit your target if you don't know where to aim. That's why the first step in developing a great marketing plan is to develop an accurate market definition along with a well-crafted...