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Self-awareness and Guts; The Bedrock of Bold Brands

by Chris Ross  |  August 9, 2019

  As individuals, we’re all at least a little delusional when it comes to knowing ourselves. Our lack of self-awareness can range from operating with a few minor personal blind...

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Does Your Marketing Budget Spark Joy (With Your CFO)?

by Ewan Mcintyre  |  February 28, 2019

As a marketer, I think it’s important to be an avid consumer. How can you understand the buyer journey without experiencing it? That’s how I justify my love of stuff....

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Brace Yourself for a Super Bowl Wokewashing

by Chris Ross  |  January 17, 2019

The new Gillette ad focused on toxic masculinity is the current “woke” ad making headlines, but it’s certainly far from the first. Nike hit a home run with their Colin...

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How to Start Your In-House Agency

by Sally Witzky  |  January 14, 2019

If you've started an in-house agency or are ready to build or formalize one, it's a good idea to clarify the benefits, choose or adapt to the best model and...

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Digital Dexterity for CMO's Marketing Team

by Sally Witzky  |  October 17, 2018

In a report recently issued by Gartner, findings show employees with high levels of digital dexterity are 3.3 times more likely to launch and complete digital initiatives quickly, and to...

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Support Your Marketing Strategy With Financial Muscle

by Ewan Mcintyre  |  May 25, 2018

This time last week I was on a plane heading back home from Gartner’s Digital Marketing Conference in sunny San Diego. This was my third DMC, and as ever, it...

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CMOs In Transition: The Game Plan

by Marc Brown  |  May 7, 2018

As a marketing executive, how do you respond to any major transition? Like most, you develop a strategy, build a plan, prepare, and get started. That’s what executives do. But...

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CMOs must adapt to modern business (and marketing)

by Marc Brown  |  April 24, 2018

It’s interesting for me to think about today's CMO.  CMOs are under attack, in transition, being re-imagined, and more. Company tenure, knowledge, or industry experience doesn’t guarantee you a longstanding job…proving your value...

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CMO – the “C” Stands for Competence

by Ewan Mcintyre  |  April 13, 2018

Confessions of a Marketer I have a confession to make. We’re all friends here, so I hope you don’t mind me unburdening myself on such a public forum. OK, here...

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