The 3 Cs Of 2017:  Content

The 3 Cs Of 2017: Content, Commerce, And Customer Experience

If 2016 could be summed up, it would be the year of data. For months we’ve discussed it, watched CMOs invest in it, and listened endlessly to people talking about its synergy with creativity. At the end of it all, we find ourselves with heaps of data—and probably not enough to show for it. That’s why 2017 will be different, …

Social Media Marketing: HP finds its voice on Snapchat and sees a 10x increase in engagement

Social Media Marketing: HP finds its voice on Snapchat and sees a 10x increase in engagement

When venturing into Snapchat, a new social media platform for HP, the team knew they had to create a content plan, while also challenging themselves to put up on-the-fly content. Through over a year of consistently testing what worked with users and what didn’t, HP finally found a voice on the platform and a steady source of engaging content. See …

7 Ways to Make Your Business More Socially Conscious

7 Ways to Make Your Business More Socially Conscious

Social Entrepreneurship 7 Ways to Make Your Business More Socially Conscious Adding charity and service to what your company values will pay dividends in the employees you attract and the customers you keep. Image credit: Hero Images | Getty Images Reader Resource Join Entrepreneur’s The Goal Standard Challenge and make 2017 yours. Learn more » Being a more socially conscious …

3 Ways to Become More Generous and Grow Your Audience

3 Ways to Become More Generous and Grow Your Audience

Giving to your audience is one of the foundations of any smart content marketing strategy. To grow your audience and get better results for your business, it might be time to expand your content beyond blog posts, podcast episodes, or newsletters and find more ways to be truly generous. Looking to become a “giver,” rather than a “taker?” Let’s talk …

4 of the Best Growth Hacking Experiments to Try in 2017

4 of the Best Growth Hacking Experiments to Try in 2017

Growth Hacking is a popular marketing buzzword, but does anyone really know what it means? Neil Patel does a pretty good job explaining the concept and talking about its origin, saying that a growth marketer is someone who uses “analytics, inexpensive, creative and innovative ways to exponentially grow their company’s customer base.” But how can one pull off that kind …

Three Reasons Why CEOs Need To Be More Vested In Digital Transformation

Three Reasons Why CEOs Need To Be More Vested In Digital Transformation

The rapid adoption of digital technologies by customers and competitors is disrupting every industry and creating value at an accelerated pace.  Advances in technology and marketing science have armed businesses with an expanded pallet of powerful digital platforms and tools with the potential to create new value, disrupt the competition, and delight customers. These highly scalable technology platforms are changing …

6 Key Leadership Habits Required For Entrepreneurs

6 Key Leadership Habits Required For Entrepreneurs

Starting and building a company is all about leadership – formulating an idea, building a unique plan based on vision and experience, and forging a path over and through all obstacles. Yet the image of leadership in business is at an all-time low, according to national leadership experts, considering the political debacles, record business bankruptcies, and executive fraud cases. If …

The top 10 data and analytics stories from CMO for 2015

The top 10 data and analytics stories from CMO for 2015

We pool together our top stories on data analytics and predictive analytics in use by Australian and global brands in 2015 This year saw the rise of massive interest and demand for data analytics and predictive analytics capabilities and skillsets in the modern marketing function. To make sure our readers don’t miss out on any tips and tricks, we’ve pooled …

Influencer Marketing in 3 Easy Steps

Influencer Marketing in 3 Easy Steps

As a thought leader, you want to spread your ideas and help others along the way. Sometimes your work goes unnoticed, and sometimes it goes unpaid. You know other influencers who seem to have a paid gig going with a new brand every week. How can you get the connections necessary to make that happen for yourself? To answer this …

4 Truths About Becoming An Entrepreneur

4 Truths About Becoming An Entrepreneur

According to a recent Business.com study, a new business is launched every minute in the United States. For these entrepreneurs, opening the doors to their business brings excitement, anticipation of what’s next and a motivation to succeed. Some people decide to go into business for themselves because they’re searching for a creative outlet while others may be seeking a bit …