Today we’re talking about marketing productivity. Marketers operate in a fast-paced environment. They’re constantly learning new skills, juggling tasks, and handling distractions. As with any profession, it’s difficult to be productive 100% of the time.
If you’re struggling to maintain peak marketing productivity, keep reading! We’ve compiled nine of the top tips and tricks from the best and brightest marketing experts. Continue reading “9 Expert Opinions on Marketing Productivity”
How can you make the most of your workday? If, like many B2B marketers, you always feel pressed for time, you may want to try the following productivity hacks. These tips and techniques can help you manage your time effectively, even when you’re juggling multiple projects and aligning with your sales team. Continue reading “10 B2B Marketing Productivity Hacks”
Aligning sales and marketing should be one of your organization’s top priorities. These two teams may not always agree, but they need to work toward common goals. In fact, when both departments communicate effectively, they can generate more leads and increase revenue. Still not convinced? Check out these 20 sales and marketing statistics: Continue reading “20 Sales and Marketing Alignment Statistics”
Last week’s blog post took a deep dive into how our sales and marketing teams developed, implemented, and optimized an account based marketing (ABM) strategy to gain adoption for ZoomInfo’s FormComplete. In this post, we look beyond the logistics of the program and illustrate how to bring your own ABM strategy to life by reviewing the 4 biggest takeaways from our campaign.
Takeaway #1: No matter what the initiative, account based marketing works.
Continue reading “What we learned: 4 Takeaways from a Successful Data-Driven Account Based Marketing Campaign”
It’s Friday afternoon, and I’m going to get real with you for a minute. I feel like this is a start to a confession, but here it goes…I played Pokémon as a kid. I watched it on TV. And I may have had a few Pikachu stuffed animals around the house (in fact, my dog, Kanupi, resembles Pikachu…did I just recreate this weird childhood reality)? By no means was I as obsessive as other kids, but I had my fair share of card trading and pod collections.
I’m a millennial and I’m a marketer. So when this new Pokémon GO app unlocked and spread as fast as Pokémon pop up nowadays, I realized just how far technology has come and how much of an impact it has had in the world of sales and marketing. And when you combine nostalgia with technology, you create the perfect opportunity. So why aren’t we taking advantage of this as much as we could? Are we placing more of an emphasis on one over the other? I’ll explain more in the post below. Continue reading “What Pokemon Go Reminded Me as a Millennial Marketer”
If you’re using data to customize the customer experience, you’re not alone. Many organizations are now turning to data-driven marketing – the process of making decisions that arise from the analysis of data about or from customers.
In essence, this involves systematically extracting inferences from data sets to uncover trends and create opportunities that expand marketing effectiveness. Given this definition, most marketers understand the potential benefits. And yet, they may still struggle to meet objectives, citing poor quality B2B data and other concerns. So where does your organization stand? The experts at ZoomInfo put together this infographic to help you find out. Continue reading “Data-Driven Marketing Benchmarks [Infographic]”
Identifying your target market is half the battle when it comes to launching any new product, but the work doesn’t stop there. Even the best product won’t sell itself. You’ll need a knockout marketing plan to really see results.
So, where do you start?
Continue reading “5 Ways Marketing Can Support a Successful Product Launch”
One of the biggest trends in recruiting is employer branding. Now, more than ever, companies are turning their attention to building a better employer brand to help attract the top talent and grow their business. But what are the changes necessary to let candidates view your business in a better light? Read on for a list of the top 10 tactics to help you improve your employer brand!
Continue reading “10 Ways to Build an Employer Brand You Can Be Proud Of”
How Data-Driven Marketing Drives Growth
You’ve probably heard the hype about data-driven marketing lately. And if you haven’t, you will in the near future. Organizations that practice data-driven marketing report 3x increase in revenue than those who don’t. They’re also 5x more likely to retain customers. Continue reading “How Data-Driven Marketing Drives Growth [infographic]”
Everyone knows that the holidays are filled with opportunities to engage with eager shoppers. But wait – doesn’t this only apply to B2C? How in the world can B2B marketers increase revenue before the year ends?
Don’t worry. Although many people will be out of the office over the next few weeks, you can still improve your bottom line before then. Use the tips below to ensure you generate as much revenue as possible over the holiday season. Continue reading “How to Increase Revenue for the Holidays in 5 Steps”