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How to Turn Creativity Into Business Value and Growth

Posted on July 11, 2017 · Posted in Creativity, Marketing

July 11, 2017 by Carla Johnson We all have ads and campaigns that stick with us. They’re clever, entertaining and memorable. But does this mean anything to anyone outside of.. read more

How the Internet of Things Will Disrupt Digital Marketing

Posted on July 6, 2017 · Posted in Customer Experience, Marketing

July 6, 2017 by Beth Kotz The Internet of Things (IoT) is omnipresent and always-on communication, carrying out functions that both impact and reflect our physical world. For marketers, the.. read more

7 Steps to Contextually Relevant Customer Experiences

Posted on July 4, 2017 · Posted in Change Management, Customer Experience, Storytelling

July 4, 2017 by Carla Johnson There’s an unequivocal connection between brand stories and customer experiences. Companies that don’t have a solid narrative in place are the ones guilty of.. read more

Marketing’s Role in CEO Success – Do You Play a Part?

June 29, 2017 by Carla Johnson Successful CEOs understand that the ability to communicate and drive ideas forward is one of the most important skillsets of a modern-day executive. It’s.. read more

The 10 Best Customer Service and Customer Engagement Platforms

Posted on June 27, 2017 · Posted in Customer Experience, Marketing

June 27, 2017 by Tom Pick The emergence and spread of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has dramatically changed the game for both B2B vendors and customers. Producers of.. read more

11 Brutal Truths About Creativity That No One Wants to Talk About

Posted on June 22, 2017 · Posted in Creativity

June 22, 2017 by Carla Johnson Creativity is a funny thing. People tell me they want more creativity in their life. They’re itchy to stretch themselves with new ideas at.. read more

Ready to Modernize Your Marketing? Here’s the First Step.

Posted on June 20, 2017 · Posted in Change Management, Marketing, Sales

June 20, 2017 by Suzanne Martin Change. It’s hard and intimidating. And as marketers, we’re facing what can feel like more than our fair share of it. I know how.. read more

How Marketing & HR Can Build a Much Stronger Brand Together

Posted on June 15, 2017 · Posted in Branding, Customer Experience, Employee Engagement

June 15, 2017 by Michelle Smith Enduring brands are built by people – not ads, clicks or views. Marketing has traditionally taken the lead in communicating the corporate brand promise,.. read more

The (Fixable) $600 Billion Hit to Your Bottom Line

Posted on June 13, 2017 · Posted in Customer Experience, Employee Engagement, Internal Communications

June 13, 2017 by Carla Johnson I’ve written many times before that no company can deliver remarkable customer experiences without an eye to employees and their level of engagement. Marketing.. read more

Good vs. Bad Content – What’s the Difference?

Posted on June 8, 2017 · Posted in Marketing

June 8, 2017 by Chuck Frey We’re awash in a cesspool of bad content. Much of it is content that is so self-serving, it makes you cringe. Tired topics that.. read more